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Bloemfontein Airport

Bram Fischer International Airport (BFN)

Overview

Bloemfontein Airport (BFN) is located six miles (10km) from the city centre. A small airport with only the most basic amenities, it serves roughly a quarter of a million passengers each year on flights to Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban and Port Elizabeth.

Location

The airport is located six miles (10km) from the city centre.

Getting to the city

Public transport to the airport is limited; minibus taxis are available but are unreliable and often overcrowded. The best way to get to the city is by hired car or taxi.

Time

GMT +2.

Contacts

Tel: +27 (0)51 407 2200.

Car rental

Car rental companies at the airport include Avis, Budget, Hertz, Europcar, National and Tempest. All car rental stands are located in the terminal building.

Airport Taxis

Taxis and shuttles, which should be booked in advance, are available just outside the terminal building.

Facilities

The airport has a mobile phone rental shop, restaurants and an information desk. The ATM and VIP lounge are currently not in use due to construction work.

Parking

Covered parking is available at ZAR 95 a day, while open parking is ZAR 67 a day. Lock-up garages are available for ZAR 150 per day.

Departure Tax

None.

Website

www.airports.co.za/home.asp?pid=372

Airlines

Flights to Bloemfontein Airport are available on Mango, Airlink, and South African Express.

Internet

Wifi is available, but is charged by credit card for passangers who are not MWEB or Internet Solutions subscribers.


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