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Belfast City Airport (BHD)

Full Airport Name

Belfast Burghal Airport


George Best Belfast Burghal Airport, Belfast BT3 9JH, UK

Airport Code


Country Code



(0)28 9093 9093


(0)28 9093 9094



Number of Terminals


Time Zone

GMT (GMT + 1 from the aftermost Sunday in March to the aftermost Sunday in October)


The airport is amid 3km (1 mile) east of Belfast

Driving Directions

From the burghal centre, chase signs for Burghal Airport/Bangor on the Sydenham Bypass (A2). From the west and south, booty Westlink M3 appear Bangor and the airport is 3km (1 mile) on the larboard of the Sydenham Bypass (A2). From the north, booty the M3 appear Bangor; the airport is 3km (1 mile) on the larboard of the Sydenham Bypass (A2).

Car Parking

Executive, short- and abiding defended car parking is available. The concise car esplanade is anchored anon adjoining to the terminal; the long-stay car esplanade is served by a address shuttle service.

Car Hire

Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz and National are all represented, with desks in the Arrivals area.

Public Transport

Rail: Trains run to Belfast Central and Victoria Street stations. Trains leave from the Sydenham base adjoining to the airport, which can be accomplished by shuttle bus from the airport terminal. Road: Taxi: Airport accustomed taxis accomplish from a rank anon alfresco the terminal building. Bus: A bus account operates from the terminal to Belfast Europa Bus Centre. Citybus no.21 operates from Sydenham to Burghal Hall; it is a five-minute airing to the bus stop. An Airporter account operates six circadian coaches to Londonderry.

Information and Help Desks

The advice board (tel: (0)28 9093 9093) is amid on the capital concourse, in the Arrivals area.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: There are ATMs in the Departures area, and additionally Internet kiosks and a column box. Telephones are anchored in the Arrivals breadth and wireless Internet admission is additionally available. Eating and drinking: There is a restaurant, as able-bodied as bite and coffee bars. Shopping: The airport has newsagents and allowance shops. Luggage: There are no larboard baggage accessories at the airport; trolleys are available. Other facilities: A parenting allowance and aboriginal aid is available.

Conference and Business Facilities

Conference and affair apartment are accessible at the Appointment Suite (tel: (0)28 9093 5265; fax: (0)28 9093 9097) at the airport, area there are three appointment apartment for up to 40 assembly and four affair apartment for amid two and eight delegates, as able-bodied as abounding presentation facilities, including audiovisual equipment, adulatory stationary, accouterment and a secretarial service. Fax and photocopying are additionally available.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

A appropriate check-in board is provided for disabled passengers. There are low-level kerbs at entrances and exits to the terminals. Agents are accomplished in basal signing. An consecration bend can be adapted and a argument buzz can be provided on appeal from the advice desk. Toilets and telephones are advised for disabled users; there are lifts and ramps to all areas and all taxis are wheelchair-friendly. Many agents are accomplished in aboriginal aid and porters can abetment cartage from the car esplanade to check-in desks (there are disabled parking spaces abutting to the airport access in the short-stay car park; disabled parkers are answerable abiding rates). There are address telephones in the car esplanade to alarm for assistance. There are ambulifts to all aircraft if required. Abetment can be requested back booking the flight or by advice aegis on arrival.


The Belfast Hilton (tel: (0)28 9027 7000) is anchored about 3km (2 miles) from the airport. The Holiday Inn Express (tel: (0)28 9031 1909) is amid about 6.5km (4 miles) from the airport, whilst the Holiday Inn Belfast (tel: (0)870 400 9005) is amid in the burghal centre, aural a ten-minute drive of the airport.