Bloemfontein Airport

Bram Fischer International Airport (BFN)


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.


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.


GMT +2.


Tel: +27 (0)51 407 2200.

Car rental

Car rental companies at the airport include Avis, Budget, Hertz, Europcar, National Alamo 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; schedules match the arrival of flights. Contact the Bloemfontein Airport helpdesk for more information.


The airport has a mobile phone rental shop, coffee bar, bookshop, restaurant and information desk. A VIP lounge and business lounge, conference room and ATM machine are also available.


Covered parking is available at ZAR95 for up to 24 hours, while open parking is ZAR65. Lock-up garages area vailable for R150 per day.

Departure Tax





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


Wifi is available, and is free for the first 30 minutes or 50mb.

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