Belfast Airport

Belfast airport

Everything you need to know about Belfast airport

If you're looking for information about Belfast airport, look no further. We can tell you everything you need to know, from what to pack to the facilities at the terminal. Make the start of your holiday as stress-free as possible - swot up before you fly.

Facilities at Belfast - pass the time before you fly

You'll find plenty to do at Belfast airport. There's a wide variety of shops, bars and restaurants, as well as currency exchange, an executive lounge, and a quiet room. Grab a bite to eat or get those last minute holiday essentials before you board the plane.

Getting to Belfast airport

Belfast airport

Belfast International airport is 18 miles north-west of Belfast. It's easily accessed by main roads and motorways.
For detailed directions visit our directions page. Driving to the airport? We recommend pre-booking Belfast parking and you could save up to 60%. It's also possible to combine parking with an airport hotel.

Belfast airport by rail

Belfast Rail

Rail services to and from Belfast, Lisburn and Londonderry run from the nearby town of Antrim, just six miles from Belfast airport. Antrim train station can be reached by taxi or by the 109A bus service. The bus runs hourly from outside the airport. Passengers travelling to Dublin can catch the high speed Enterprise train, which leaves from Belfast Central station.

Belfast airport by bus

Belfast Coach

The Airport Express 300 runs a 24 hour service between the airport and Belfast. Buses depart every 15 minutes throughout the day from Monday to Friday. The buses come less often at off-peak times and weekends.The Airport Express 300 leaves from the bus stop opposite the terminal exit. Tickets can be bought from the tourist information desk in arrivals or from the driver.

Belfast hand luggage information

    Belfast airport hand luggage
  • Liquids are allowed in containers of up to 100ml
  • Pushchairs and wheelchairs are allowed after they have been screened
  • Laptops are now allowed in hand luggage
  • Some airlines allow no more than one item
  • Dimensions no bigger than H:56cm x W:45cm x D:25cm
  • No more than one bag of liquids is allowed per person

For more information about baggage restrictions including hand luggage allowance and liquid containers, see our Belfast baggage and security page.

Belfast airport news

Belfast to Canada | New flights to Toronto from Northern Ireland
As flights to Toronto from Belfast International become cheaper and more popular it's time to pre-book your airport parking with Holiday Extras

Q-Park Belfast Airport parking | Belfast on-airport parking
Save money when booking in advance, book the Q Park at Belfast International with Holiday Extras

Flights from Belfast airport due to soar | Summer timetable announced by bmibaby
Bmibaby has announced its new 2010 timetable for domestic flights from Belfast International airport. The low-cost airline will operate flights from Belfast International airport to several UK based airports.

Cosmo Parking | Low prices for Belfast airport parking
Cosmo Parking with Holiday Extras offers convenient and cheap Belfast airport car parking

Jet2.com announce new routes | Croatia and Cornwall available from Belfast airport
Jet.com airlines are bucking the trend of airline troubles and announced new services from Belfast International to Croatia and Cornwall, creating around 50 new jobs

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