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Central Illinois Regional Airport

Central Illinois Regional Airport Bloomington-Normal (BMI)


The airport is situated five miles (8km) east of Bloomington.

Getting to the city

The Tan line of the Connect-Transit bus service provides transport to the airport via the 'CIRA Terminal' stop. Taxis and rental cars are also available at the airport.


GMT -6 (GMT -5 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).

Car rental

Car hire companies represented at the airport include Avis, Hertz, and National.

Airport Taxis

Taxis are usually available at the airport, but for peak hours, or late at night, it is best to book a taxi in advance. Uber is also an option.


Facilities at the airport include a conference centre, shops, a restaurant, and a coffee shop.


All parking is free at the airport and there is a free airport shuttle available to transport passengers between the parking lots and the terminal. Short-term parking is available for up to two hours, but there is no time limit for the long-term lot.


Free WiFi is available throughout the terminal.

Central Illinois Regional Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.