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
Gatwick (LGW)35542 Km (337 Miles)
Liverpool (LPL)31244 Km (152 Miles)
Stansted (STN)26508 Km (316 Miles)
Manchester (MAN)21276 Km (171 Miles)
Luton (LTN)20477 Km (297 Miles)
Glasgow (GLA)19171 Km (106 Miles)
Edinburgh (EDI)17222 Km (138 Miles)
Bristol (BRS)16416 Km (258 Miles)
Birmingham (BHX)14364 Km (226 Miles)
Newcastle (NCL)13275 Km (171 Miles)

EasyJet, Jet2 and Ryanair are the three busiest Airlines that fly out of Belfast Airport; together they cover around 34 routes out of the total of 28. The busiest which is EasyJet covers a total of 241 flights per week out of Belfast Airport and goes to 23 destinations. EasyJet covers 92 % of all outbound flights out of Belfast Airport. EasyJet airline offers flights to London Gatwick, Liverpool John Lennon, Stansted, Manchester, London Luton and Glasgow International among others.

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

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