Bellingham BLI Airport Overview
Bellingham International Airport BLI - located at the Northwest corner of the United States, serves the areas between the city of Seattle - State of Washington - and the Canadian Border to the north. It also serves the region's commercial, general aviation, and corporate air transportation needs. Situated between the beautiful San Juan Islands and the Mount Baker area, the Airport serves as gateway to a host of recreational areas in all seasons.
BLI Airport is located inside city limits of Bellingham - just off Interstate 5 (Exit 258) - half an hour south of the Canadian Border and 90 miles north of Seattle's SeaTac Airport.
With 1+ million passengers each year, the Airport is currently served by Alaska & Allegiant airlines offering regular flights to Sea-Tac and other western airports as well as to Hawaii, with connections worldwide. San Juan Airlines offers scheduled & charter flights.
For information on crossing the U.S. / Canadian Border, including waiting times, open portofbellingham.com; click "Airport" and select 'Airport Travel Tips' - OR - click on "Crossing the U.S. / Canadian Border".
The passenger terminal at Bellingham Airport has 4 boarding gates, rental car counters, hotel reservation desk; 'Halibut Henry' food & drink service, and an executive conference room. NOTE: The terminal is presently in its second phase of construction work - see below - (the first phase added a new boarding gate facility).
Present and future Airport Developments: Phase 2 will expand the terminal at ticketing area, baggge claim and TSA screening checkpoint - thereby tripling the terminal space. Work is expected to be completed late 2013/ early 2014.
Bellingham BLI Airport Update History
- BLI Airports - Oct 24, 2013
- BLI Airport Intro - Oct 15, 2013
- BLI Buses & Trains - Oct 7, 2013
- BLI Timezone - Oct 6, 2013
- BLI GMT Offset - Oct 6, 2013
- BLI Email - Oct 6, 2013
- BLI Business Services - Sep 13, 2013
- BLI Lost Found - Sep 13, 2013
- BLI Official Website Links - Sep 13, 2013
- BLI Persons With Disabilities - Sep 13, 2013
- BLI Security - Sep 13, 2013
- BLI Parking On site - Jul 22, 2013
- BLI Airlines Served - Jul 3, 2013