Your Complete Guide to Belfast Airport

The Air Transport Association (IATA) code for Belfast Airport is BFS. The name Belfast Airport is otherwise known as is Aldergrove International Airport. We have provided the GPS location for Belfast airport which are as follows 54.59083, -5.91667 to help either your arrival directions to Aldergrove International Airport or perhaps give you directions from Aldergrove International Airport Airport to your chosen destination.

You can see below selection of flight time’s destinations and which Airline flies from Belfast Airport.

DestinationWeekly FlightsDistance
Liverpool (LPL)38244 Km (152 Miles)
Gatwick (LGW)35542 Km (337 Miles)
Stansted (STN)27508 Km (316 Miles)
Luton (LTN)22477 Km (297 Miles)
Manchester (MAN)21276 Km (171 Miles)
Glasgow (GLA)19171 Km (106 Miles)
Edinburgh (EDI)17222 Km (138 Miles)
Bristol (BRS)17416 Km (258 Miles)
Birmingham (BHX)16364 Km (226 Miles)
Newcastle (NCL)15275 Km (171 Miles)

EasyJet, Jet2 and Ryanair are the three busiest Airlines that fly out of Belfast Airport; together they cover around 33 routes out of the total of 30. The busiest which is EasyJet covers a total of 257 flights per week out of Belfast Airport and goes to 24 destinations. EasyJet covers 93 % of all outbound flights out of Belfast Airport. EasyJet airline offers flights to Liverpool John Lennon, London Gatwick, Stansted, London Luton, Manchester and Glasgow International among others.

You can see below a selection of nonstop flights covered from Belfast Airport with approximate times

AirlinerDestinationFlight Time (Est)
EasyJetLiverpool (LPL)43 minutes
EasyJetGatwick (LGW)1 hour 27 minutes
EasyJetStansted (STN)1 hour 25 minutes
EasyJetLuton (LTN)1 hour 22 minutes
EasyJetManchester (MAN)49 minutes
EasyJetGlasgow (GLA)30 minutes

Many popular hire car companies are located at Belfast airport and are situated either in the Arrivals lounge or very close by. Please bring your valid driving licence and credit card if your require a hire car on your trip to Belfast Airport. The benefit of getting a FREE Belfast car hire quote is that you can compare prices of most of the major car companies at Belfast Airport before you travel.