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Newquay Airport

Newquay Cornwall Airport (NQY)


The airport is situated four and a half miles (7.5km) northeast of Newquay, on Cornwall's north coast.

Getting to the city

First Kernow bus A5 travels between central Newquay and the airport roughly every hour, and authorised airport taxis and rental cars are also available. There is a train station near the airport.


GMT (GMT +1, Apr - Oct)


General airport enquiries: +44 01637 860 600

Car rental

Europcar and Hertz are represented at the airport.

Airport Taxis

Coastal Travel Cornwall is the official taxi provider at the airport. The company has a desk in Arrivals. It is not generally necessary to book a taxi in advance, but you will receive a discount for doing so. It costs between £15 and £20 for a pre-booked taxi to Newquay.


Newquay is a small but comfortable airport, with only basic facilities. Two coffee bars, an executive lounge, free wifi and facilities for the disabled are available at the airport.


Parking is available at the airport. Parking in both car parks is free for the first hour, substantial discounts are available for those who book online in advance.

Departure Tax

A £5 Airport Development Fee is required from all departing passengers over the age of 16.



Free wifi is available throughout the terminal.

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