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Everything you need to know about Leeds Bradford airport
Flying from Leeds Bradford airport? Then you will need the Holiday Extras Leeds Bradford airport guide. It outlines everything you will need during your visit so read on and make sure you arrive prepared for your flight.
Leeds Bradford airport - spoilt for choice
Leeds Bradford has much to offer, and it's all listed in this guide. While you're here how about booking yourself a Leeds Bradford airport lounge and relax in style with complimentary snacks and drinks on offer?
Getting to Leeds Bradford airport
Leeds Bradford airport is located directly on the A658 and is close to the A65 and A660. The airport is well signposted from the M1, M62 and Yorkshire section of the A1. For more details please check out our Leeds Bradford airport directions
Many people make their way to the airport by car rather than on public transport. Fortunately Holiday Extras has a great range of Leeds Bradford airport parking for you to choose from. Why not take a look at the Leeds Bradford airport parking page to see how you can save yourself a packet by pre-booking your airport parking and saving yourself the worry of finding a car parking space on the day of your flight.
Bus and Coach
Leeds Bradford is well connected by bus. The 747 Metroconnect bus service operates a route to and from Bradford as does the 737 service that visits Shipley, Guiseley and Yeadon. From Leeds the 757 service operates direct to and from the airport serving both Leeds bus and train stations. From Harrogate the 767 service runs direct to and from Harrogate bus station.
You can buy tickets to Leeds Bradford airport from most UK rail stations. These operate via Leeds City Rail Station and the Bradford Interchange. Passengers taking rail connections to Leeds City Station are asked to allow up to 20 minutes when transferring to the 757 bus service that takes you to the airport from the station.
Leeds Bradford hand luggage information
- Liquids are permitted in containers of up to 100ml
- Pushchairs and wheelchairs are allowed after they have been screened
- Laptops are now allowed as hand luggage
- Some airlines allow no more than one item
- Dimensions no bigger than: H:56cm, W:45cm, D:25cm
- No more than one liquid item in the agreed container
For more information about baggage restrictions including hand luggage allowance and liquid containers, see our Leeds Bradford baggage and security page.
Leeds Bradford airport news
Two new routes from Leeds Bradford Airport | On-airport parking at a great price
Jet2.com has announced two fantastic new routes from Leeds Bradford International Airport (LBIA) starting from the summer in 2009. The first flights to Dubrovnik in Croatia and Larnaca in Cyprus will take off from LBIA in May.
New payment system at Leeds Bradford | Great value on-airport parking with Holiday Extras
For those travellers flying from Leeds Bradford Airport, the long stay on-site car park has introduced a new payment process
Project Griffin aiming to tackle crime | Local residents and business fight back with Project Griffin
Project Griffin is to help local residents and businesses at Leeds Bradford airport tackle potential crime and terrorism in the area