Belfast International Airport (BFS)
(Belfast, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, UK)
Close to Aldergrove, Crumlin and Killead, Belfast International Airport (BFS) is Northern Ireland's premier airport and currently just outside of the United Kingdom's top ten. Situated only 32 km / 20 miles to the north-west of Belfast city and near to Lough Neagh, BFS acts as a gateway to Northern Ireland and serves around 5.5 million passengers on a yearly basis.
Belfast International Airport is an important base for both Aer Lingus and easyJet, along with many other major airlines. Flights connect innumerable UK and European cities, as well as transatlantic cities including Toronto, Orlando and Montego Bay, with the total number of worldwide destinations quickly approaching 80.
Next to the A26 (Tully Road) and the A57 (Ballyrobin Road), Belfast International Airport (BFS) is well connected to Northern Ireland. For transport to Belfast and farther afield, the Airbus runs to and from the airport every 30 minutes, stopping at many destinations on the way to Belfast, as well as at the Central Train Station in the city centre. The Airporter coach service runs to Londonderry from Belfast Airport, while the nearest train station is at Antrim, from where services run to Belfast, Lisburn, Londonderry and Newtownabbey.
About Belfast Tourism
Belfast itself is an exciting and cosmopolitan city, and is both the capital and the largest city in Northern Ireland. Well known for its cultural attractions, Belfast is home to many excellent museums and galleries, such as the Ulster Museum and the Bell Gallery, while its shopping, dining and nightlife are truly world-class, especially around Donegall Place, Dublin Road and along Golden Mile.
Belfast International Airport (BFS) is situated close to Belfast city in an area of great natural beauty, with the vast Lough Neagh located just to the west, and the city of Antrim to the north. Bangor, Carrickfergus, Holywood and Newtownabbey are also to be found nearby.
Belfast International Airport (BFS):|
|Address: Belfast, County Antrim, BT29 4AB, Northern Ireland, UK|
|Airport Code: BFS
Tel: +44 28 9448 4848
Fax: +44 28 9442 3883