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Bradley International Airport (BDL)


Bradley International Airport, Schoephoester Road, Windsor Locks, Connecticut 06096, USA

Airport Code


Country Code



(860) 292 2000 or 888 625 1533


(860) 627 3594



Number of Terminals


Time Zone

GMT - 5 (GMT - 4 from the aboriginal Sunday in April to the aftermost Sunday in October)


The airport is amid 20km (12 miles) arctic of Hartford, Connecticut and 20km (12 miles) south of Springfield, Massachusetts

Transfer Amid Terminals

Passengers alteration amid terminals via a covered walkway.

Driving Directions

From New York/New Haven, booty I-95 Arctic to avenue 48 (I-91 North) or Route 15 Arctic to avenue 17 (I-91), again booty I-91 Arctic to avenue 40 and chase the adapter alley to the airport. From Providence/New London, booty I-95 South to avenue 69 (Route 9 North), chase Route 9 Arctic to I-91 and booty I-91 Arctic to avenue 40 and chase the adapter to the airport. From Brattleboro/Springfield, booty I-91 South to avenue 40 and chase the adapter to the airport. From Boston/Worcester, booty I-90 West to avenue 9 (I-84), advance on I-84 West to avenue 61 (I-291 West), booty I-291 West to avenue 2B (I-91 North), again booty I-91 Arctic to avenue 40 and chase the adapter to the airport. From Danbury/Waterbury, booty I-84 East to avenue 51 (I-91 North), booty I-91 Arctic to avenue 40 and chase the adapter to the airport.

Car Parking

There is both on- and off-site parking at the airport (tel: (860) 627 3555). A 3,500-space parking garage, alms short- and abiding parking, is amid anon in advanced of Terminal A, aural attainable walking distance; additionally, a short- and abiding on-airport car esplanade is amid abutting to Terminal B. Five abiding car parks are served by address shuttle buses, circadian 24 hours. Several companies accommodate off-site parking with about 12,000 added parking spaces, all aural 1.6km (1 mile) of the airport.

Car Hire

Avis, Budget, Hertz and National are all represented at the airport. The car appoint car esplanade is amid backup to abiding car esplanade 3 and is served by shuttle buses active from the terminals, circadian 24 hours.

Public Transport

Road: Taxi: A auto account is attainable from arena busline account coordinators amid at counters on the lower akin curbside of Terminal A and abutting to accoutrements accost breadth two in Terminal B. Taxis are commonly attainable 0700-2400. Alfresco these hours, taxis can be alleged from airport phones or hailed from the barrier alfresco accoutrements reclaim. Bus: Connecticut Transit (tel: (860) 525 9181) runs buses amid the Old State House in Hartford and the airport. Valley Transporter (tel: (413) 253 1350) offers a door-to-door shuttle service, active alternate from both terminals until 0030; desks are amid in the accoutrements accost areas of both terminals. Thomas Transport (tel: (603) 352 5550) additionally offers a appointed shuttle account from the airport. For added advice on bus services, alarm the Connecticut Bus Association (tel: (860) 272 9955).

Information and Help Desks

A Visitor Advice Booth is amid in Terminal A (tel: (860) 627 3590) and provides day-tripper information, airport admonition and paging services. Connecticut Welcome Centres are amid in both terminals for day-tripper advice and brochures.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: Banks, ATMs and Internet kiosks are amid at the airport, in both terminals. Telephones are in Terminal A. Eating and drinking: Accessories accommodate restaurants, bite bars, fast-food outlets, cafés, an ice chrism parlour and cocktail lounges in Terminal A and a pub in Terminal B. Shopping: There are allowance shops and newsagents in both terminals. Luggage: Trolleys are attainable throughout both terminals for a baby fee. Lost acreage is handed to the State Police; to analyze about missing items, acquaintance Troop W (tel: (860) 292 7400). Added facilities: None.

Conference and Business Facilities

The American Audio Visual business centre (tel: (860) 623 5381) is amid by the access to the Sheraton Hotel amid Terminals A and B. Accessories accommodate a photocopier, fax machine, computer workstations, bindle commitment services, and aerial and accelerate projectors. There are controlling lounges in both terminals, including the US Airways Club Lounge (tel: (860) 627 3933), which is amid abreast boarding aboideau A6; accessories accommodate telephones, assignment stations and abstracts ports. The advanced Connecticut Convention Center (website: at Adriaen's Landing, amid aloof account from the airport, opened in 2005 and offers accomplished appointment facilities.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

The airport is physically attainable to disabled passengers, with lifts in both terminals and ramps in both Terminal B concourses. Cartage acute abetment should acquaintance the Skycap base on the high level; cartage should additionally acquaint their airline of any requirements or assistance, above-mentioned to travel. All toilets are wheelchair-accessible; a unisex companion-care toilet is additionally attainable abutting to the accoutrements accost breadth on the lower level. Eight TDD/TTY phones for the accent and audition broken are amid in the lobby, in two concourses, the accoutrements accost breadth of Terminal B and the lobby, avenue and accoutrements accost areas of Terminal A. There are spaces for disabled travellers in both the long- and concise car parks.


The Sheraton Bradley (tel: (860) 627 5311) is anchored aloof off the aisle which connects Terminals A and B. There are eight added hotels aural a 10-minute drive of the airport, all of which accommodate address shuttle buses to/from the airport; the abutting of these hotels is the Hampton Inn Hartford/Airport (tel: (860) 683 1118) amid about 2km (1.5 mile) from the airport. The added hotels are the Baymont Inn and Suites (tel: (860) 623 3336), Bradley International Inn (tel: (860) 623 2533), Bradley Ramada Inn (tel: (860) 623 9494), Days Inn Bradley Airport (tel: (860) 623 9417), Doubletree Hotel (tel: (860) 627 5171), Fairfield Inn (tel: (860) 627 9333) and Homewood Suites (tel: (860) 627 8463).