BFS Belfast Airport Info & Guide
Where is Belfast Airport?
Belfast is the capital of Northern Ireland, a part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain. Located in the northeast of the island of Ireland, Northern Ireland shares a border with the Republic of Ireland, a sovereign state occupying 5/6th of the island.
Historically, Belfast has been a centre for linen, tobacco, rope-making and shipbuilding (the RMS Titanic was built here), and remains an important port city. While the city suffered greatly during the "the Troubles" conflict , the city has since undergone a sustained period of calm and regeneration.
Belfast International Airport (IATA: BFS, ICAO: EGAA), also known as Belfast Aldergrove Airport, or simply Belfast Airport, is located near the village of Aldergrove, 21.3 kilometres (13 miles) northwest of Belfast city centre, County Antrim, Northern Ireland.
In 2013, Belfast Airport served 4,023,336 passengers making it the busiest airport in the country of Northern Ireland, and the 2nd busiest airport on the island of Ireland, Dublin International Airport (DUB). The smaller George Best Belfast City Airport (BHD) serves some low-cost carriers.
Airlines that fly to Belfast Airport include Aegean Airlines, BH Air, easyJet, Jet2.com, Pegasus Airlines, SunExpress, Thomas Cook Airlines, Thomson Airways, United Airlines, Virgin Atlantic and Wizz Air.
Cities with flights to Belfast Airport include Amsterdam, Barcelona, Corfu, Dunrovnik, Edinburgh, Faro, Geneva, Glasgow, Gran Canaria, Ibiza, Jersey, Larnaca, Las Vegas, London, Malaga, Malta, New York, Nice, Orlando, Palma de Mallorca, Paris, Pisa, Prague, Reykjavík, Rhodes, Rome, Sharm el-Sheikh and Varadero.
Your best bet for a Belfast Airport transfer is a shuttle. Details on all options are included in this guide.
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