Bloemfontein Airport (BFN) is located 10.5 miles (17km) from the city centre. A small airport with basic amenities, it serves roughly a quarter of a million passengers each year on flights to Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban, and Port Elizabeth.
The airport is located 8 miles (13km) from the city centre.
Getting to the city
Public transport servicing 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.
Tel: +27 51 407 2200
Car rental companies at the airport include Avis, Hertz, Europcar, National, National Alamo, and Tempest.
Taxis and shuttles, which should be booked in advance, are available just outside the terminal building. One should consider private services such as Uber.
The airport has a mobile phone rental shop, ATM, restaurants, and an information desk.
Covered parking is available, starting at ZAR 20 per hour, while open parking begins at ZAR 13 par hour.
There are four free hours of wifi provided to passengers in the boarding areas of the airport. Alternatively, customers can make use of 1 gigabyte of data. However, if the four hours elapse or the passenger uses all the data, one can top up with a pay-as-you-go service.
Bloemfontein Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.