The airport is situated eight miles (13km) southwest of Bristol city centre.
Getting to the city
Bristol Airport Flyer Express buses depart for the city centre (including the train station) around the clock, every ten minutes during peak hours, and every 30 minutes off-peak. It costs around £8 for a one-way ticket. Taxis are also available outside the terminal. Uber, and other similar mobile app-based taxi services are also available.
GMT (GMT +1 between the last Sunday in March and the last Sunday in October).
Car hire companies include Avis, Europcar, Hertz, and National, among others.
Arrow Cars taxis are available all day and night at the airport, located outside the terminal building. Passengers can visit the booking desk where they will be quoted a fixed fare and allocated a taxi. Payment can be made by card at the booking desk, or by cash to the driver.
Facilities at Bristol Airport include a bureau de change, ATM, bars, restaurants, shops, an executive lounge, and tourist information desk. Disabled facilities are good; those with special needs are advised to contact their airline in advance.
There is short and long-term car parking available. Spaces can be pre-booked via the airport website. The short stay and pick up parking lot costs £2 for the first 20 minutes and £7 for the first hour. The Silver Zone car park is the cheapest long-stay option, if you book online it can cost as little as £3.75 per day.
Wifi is available (free for up to two hours) and there are internet kiosks before and after security.
Bristol Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.