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Bristol Airport Terminal Information

Bristol Airport's £27 million terminal was officially opened in March 2000 by HRH the Princess Royal, designed to carry 3.5 million passengers.

The terminal facilities are over two floors with arrivals and check in on the ground floor and departures and a range of shops and restaurants on the first floor. There is also a mezzanine floor where two business lounges and restaurants and bars are available.

4.6 million people pass through the terminal each year and over 90 destinations on a wide selection of airlines are available.

The check-in desks are located along the length of the wall opposite the entrance on the ground floor.

Arrivals are on the ground floor, you can check arrivals online here.

  • International flights - check in 3 hours prior to departure
  • European flights - check in 2 hours prior to departure
  • Domestic flights - check in 90 minutes prior to departure

Boarding usually begins around 45 minutes before departure.

Terminal Telephone number: 0870 12 12 747

Update for Summer 2016

Bristol plan to unveil their £24m terminal extension to improve the baggage claim and customs areas, as well as the introduction of a new on-site, 201 room Hampton by Hilton hotel. Watch this space for further updates!

Bristol International Terminal Facilities

Ground Floor

Bureaux de ChangeTravelex in arrivals area
Cash DispensersOpposite exit in arrivals area
Food and DrinkDelice de France near to exit in arrivals area, sells coffee and snacks
Information DeskInformation desk is situated close to the check in desks.
Pay PhonesSeveral payphones available throughout this area
Postal ServicesPost Box located by payphones near Flying Visit in arrivals area
ShoppingFlying Visit convenience store
ToiletsThroughout Arrivals area including two facilities for diabled and baby changing
TaxisA taxi desk is available near the exit
Car Hirefour car hire companies are available in the arrivals area

Mezzanine Floor

Food and DrinkFood Village, takeaways and a bar
ToiletsTwo toilet facilities with disabled facilities and a baby changing room
SmokingDesignated area in the bar and near the seating area
Executive Lounge Two lounges available from Servisair and British Airways

First Floor

Bureaux de ChangeTravelex outlet next to Bristol Blue Glass and the seaqting area
Food and DrinkViva Coffee Shop in the departure lounge next to the baby changing room
Shoppinga selection of shops including gifts and accessories, Books and magazines, clothes and Duty and tax free travel shopping
Entertainment A Games Zone is available in the departure lounge
Toiletsseveral facilities available including separate disabled facilities and two baby changing rooms