Bob Hope Airport (BUR)
Full Airport Name
(Burbank) Bob Hope Airport
2627 Hollywood Way, Burbank, California 91505, USA
(818) 840 8840 or 565 1355
Via the airport's website
Number of Terminals
GMT - 9 (GMT - 8 from aboriginal Sunday in April to aftermost Sunday in October)
The airport is amid 5km (3 miles) northwest of Burbank and 20km (12 miles) arctic of Los Angeles.
The airport was clearly renamed Bob Hope Airport on 17 December 2003, the 100th ceremony of the Wright brothers' aboriginal flight and the year that Hope was born. Current advance assignment includes accouterment of a fresh 'valet centre' alms a covered arrival/departure breadth alfresco the airport terminal building.
Transfer Amid Terminals
Terminals A and B are housed in the aforementioned architecture and are aural walking ambit of anniversary other.
The airport is the abutting airport to Hollywood and axial Los Angeles. The airport is amid on Hollywood Way, which can be accessed via the Golden State Freeway I-5. From Hollywood and city Los Angeles, booty Hollywood Hwy-101 northbound, which leads into Hollywood Hwy-170. Turn appropriate into Victory Boulevard and again larboard into Hollywood Way. The airport's website has abundant active admonition with maps.
Short-term parking is attainable at a four-storey car esplanade adverse the airport access road, in advanced of the capital terminal; all cartage entering concise and aide parking are accountable to a search. Long-term parking is attainable at abridgement car parks A, B, C and D, and there is a chargeless shuttle amid the abridgement car parks and the terminal building. To analysis amplitude availability in the parking lots, alarm (818) 565 1308. Aide parking (tel: (818) 260 9602) is attainable from anon in advanced of the capital terminal entrance.
Car appoint desks are amid in Terminal B accoutrements reclaim. Alamo, Avis, Hertz and National are all on-site. Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Thrifty and others are all amid off the airport armpit and can be accomplished by shuttle minibuses, which run on a semi-scheduled base and are attainable via address telephones amid in both accoutrements accost areas. Hertz is additionally amid at the adjacent railway station.
Rail: Local driver trains, Metrolink (tel: 1 800 371 5465; website: www.metrolinktrains.com) and Amtrak (tel: 1 800 872 7245; website: www.amtrak.com) both serve the airport station, which is anchored on Empire Avenue, at the south access to the airport. The base is aural walking distance, but an airport tram shuttles cartage the abbreviate ambit to the station. Metrolink casework run consistently to Los Angeles Union Base and added destinations, while the Amtrak 'Pacific Surfliner' alternation campaign amid San Diego and San Luis Obispo and stops at Bob Hope Airport 10 times circadian (five northbound, bristles southbound). The bristles southbound trains stop at LA Union Base and four abide on to Orange County and San Diego. After abandonment Bob Hope, the arctic Pacific Surfliner stops in Camarillo, Oxnard, Ventura, Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo.
Road: Bus: The airport is served by MTA attainable buses (tel: 1 800 266 6883; website: www.mta.net), which run to Hollywood (bus 163), Burbank (bus 165) and city Los Angeles (bus 94).
Taxi: Taxis and shuttles are attainable from the airport, abandonment from the islands in advanced of the terminal building.
Information and Help Desks
An advice lath is centrally amid in Terminal A. Address telephones are attainable throughout the terminal. Alarm (818) 840 8830 for Absent and Found, Airport Operations and Security.
Money and communications: A coffer is anchored at the capital access on Hollywood Boulevard, abreast the abridgement car esplanade C. There are ATMs amid about the terminal.
Eating and drinking: There are assorted bite confined and restaurants.
Shopping: There are assorted allowance shops aural the terminal, including newsagents.
Luggage: There is a absent acreage account (tel: (818) 840 8830).
Other facilities: There are several blow apartment at the airport and additionally a shoeshine service.
Conference and Business Facilities
There are two appointment apartment attainable to the attainable on a pre-arranged basis; anxiety can be fabricated through the airport's Operations Department (tel: (818) 840 8833). The Glendale Room accommodates 12-15 bodies and the Skyroom can bench 195 people. Both are assassin by the hour or in three-hour blocks. The adjacent Hilton Burbank Airport & Convention Centre (tel: (818) 843 6000) offers all-encompassing business and appointment facilities.
Facilities for Disabled Travellers
Services for the disabled accommodate TDD phones amid at gates A1, A6, B3 and the Terminal B lobby. Lifts are attainable to lath aircraft, and wheelchair attainable shuttles articulation the continued appellation car parks with the terminal.
The Hilton Burbank Airport & Convention Centre (tel: (818) 843 6000; website: www.hilton.com) is anchored adverse the capital access to the airport and is affiliated to the airport terminal by shuttle bus. Adjacent hotels accommodate the Hilton Glendale & Executive Meeting Centre (tel: (818) 956 5466; website: www.hilton.com), Ramada Inn Burbank Airport (tel: (818) 843 5955; website: www.ramada.com) and Travelodge Burbank (tel: (818) 845 2408; website: