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Bristol Airport

Everything you need to know about Bristol airport

The Holiday Extras Bristol airport guide will provide you with all the information you could possibly need when at the airport. Click the links to investigate every aspect of Bristol airport and travel prepared with Holiday Extras.

Facilities at Bristol airport - spoilt for choice

For some of our customers the airport experience can be a little too hectic. So why not book yourself a luxurious Bristol airport lounge? Great prices and service make airport lounges a hugely popular option amongst our customers.

Getting to Bristol airport

Bristol airport is located 8 miles (15km) south of Bristol city centre and can be accessed easily via the A38 by following the signs for the airport. Why not check out our great Holiday Extras parking options by checking out our Bristol airport parking options. Booking your parking in advance can save you as much as 60% off the gate price.


If you are making your way to Bristol airport by car then you will be glad to know that there are a great range of car parks to choose from. Pre-booking your airport parking is a great idea ensuring that not only do you save money but you ensure yourself a parking space. To choose parking right for you why not take a look at the Bristol airport parking options and bag yourself a bargain.


National Express services operate in the South West and South Wales to Bristol Bus Station. From here you can catch the Bristol Internation Flyer that will take you to the terminal building for your flight. National Express operate a service between London and Penzance that travels via Bristol airport and stops outside the terminal at 2:30 and 2:15 each day


Approximately seven miles from Bristol International airport is Temple Meads train station. Temple Meads benefits from the Bristol International Flyer express coach service operating to the airport every 15 minutes. This is a highly convenient rail service operating all year round.

Bristol hand luggage information

  • Liquids are permitted in containers of up to 100ml
  • Pushchairs and wheelchairs are allowed after they have been screened
  • Laptops are now allowed as hand luggage
  • Some airlines allow no more than one item
  • Dimensions no bigger than: H:56cm, W:45cm, D:25cm
  • No more than one liquid item in the agreed container

For more information about baggage restrictions including hand luggage allowance and liquid containers, see our Bristol baggage and security page.