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Bermuda International Airport

L.F. Wade International Airport (BDA)

Overview

Bermuda International Airport (BDA), also known as L.F. Wade International Airport, is the only airport in Bermuda. The airport is situated on St David's Island, and is 10 miles (16km) from Bermuda's capital of Hamilton. Bermuda International Airport is simple to navigate, consisting of only one terminal building. There are a fair number of shops at the airport, many of which sell a range of island-type souvenirs and mementos. The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art runs exhibitions in the Charles Lloyd Tucker Art Gallery at Bermuda International Airport. The gallery is a great place to stretch your legs and relax while waiting for your onward or return flight. It is located in the departures hall of the airport.

Location

The airport is located towards the north of the islands, 10 miles (16km) east of Hamilton.

Getting to the city

Buses 1, 3, 10 and 11 service Hamilton and St Georges, but have no luggage storage space and cannot accommodate wheelchairs. Taxis are also available for hire at the airport.

Time

GMT –4 (GMT –3 from first Sunday in April to the Saturday before the last Sunday in October).

Contacts

Tel: +1 441 293 2470.

Car rental

There are no car hire companies on the island.

Facilities

The airport terminal has ATMs and a money exchange on the ground floor. The newly renovated shops in the check-in concourse sell a variety of goods including magazines, books, souvenirs, jewellery, perfume and clothing. Duty-free is also available. There is a coffee bar/bistro, snack bars and cocktail bars in both the US and international departure lounges.

Parking

Short-term parking costs BMD 1 per hour, up to a maximum of two hours. Long-term parking at Bermuda International Airport is charged at BMD 5 per day.

Departure Tax

None.

Website

www.bermudaairport.com

Airlines

Airlines offering regular flights to Bermuda International Airport include Air Canada, American Airlines, British Airways, Continental, Delta, US Airways, JetBlue and WestJet. Seasonal flights to Bermuda International Airport can be booked from Charlotte, Washington, Boston, Atlanta and Baltimore in the United States, as well as from Halifax north of the border in Canada.

Internet

Free wi-fi is available throughout the airport. Simply open your browser and surf away.

Business Lounges

The airline lounges have business facilities such as printing, copying and fax machines. There are no conference facilities at the airport, but Grotto Bay Beach resort is a short 1.2 mile (2km) journey from the airport and has adequate conference facilities. There are numerous hotels in St George's with conference facilities, as well.


Bermuda International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.