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)42542 Km (337 Miles)
Liverpool (LPL)35244 Km (152 Miles)
Manchester (MAN)32276 Km (171 Miles)
Stansted (STN)29508 Km (316 Miles)
Edinburgh (EDI)25222 Km (138 Miles)
Luton (LTN)24477 Km (297 Miles)
Glasgow (GLA)21171 Km (106 Miles)
Bristol (BRS)21416 Km (258 Miles)
Faro (FAO)201,961 Km (1,218 Miles)
Alicante (ALC)201,858 Km (1,154 Miles)

EasyJet, Jet2 and Ryanair are the three busiest Airlines that fly out of Belfast Airport; together they cover around 66 routes out of the total of 53. The busiest which is EasyJet covers a total of 340 flights per week out of Belfast Airport and goes to 28 destinations. EasyJet covers 73 % of all outbound flights out of Belfast Airport. EasyJet airline offers flights to London Gatwick, Liverpool John Lennon, Stansted, Edinburgh, London Luton and Manchester 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
EasyJetEdinburgh (EDI)39 minutes
EasyJetLuton (LTN)1 hour 22 minutes
EasyJetManchester (MAN)49 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.