Bratislava M.R. Stefanika Airport BTS is an international Airport serving the small country of Slovakia.
BTS Airport is accessible from Highway D1 via a short access road. It is located 9 km northeast of Bratislava Castle, in the city of Bratislava, and is within a one-hour drive from Vienna in Austria, Brno in the Czech Republic, and Gyor in Hungary, thereby covering a catchment area of four countries.
With two long runways and an estimated 1.4 million passengers annually, Bratislave Airport is served by a host of domestic and international, regular and low-fare airlines offering direct and connecting flights throughout Europe, as well as by charters to popular vacation destinations. In March 2015 Ryanair opened its new base at the Airport.
Bratislava Airport has a new passenger terminal - opened 2008 with a capacity of handling 5 million passengers a year. The terminal consists of a building (TA) and the non-Schengen arrivals /departures TB.
- The ground level houses (a) the public departure area with passenger with check-in facilities; and (b) arrivals from non-Schengen countries in TB, with arrivald hall.
- Level 2 houses security control, followed by shops & relaxation zone and departure gates 1-8. After passing through passport control there are gates 9-13.
Amenities and services inside the terminal include free WiFi access, charging stations for electronic devices, a 'Kids Corner', duty-free shops, showers, Information desks, Post office, currency exchange & ATM machines, mother & child room, food & drink establishments, as well as shops, conference room, rental car desks and a Schengen & non-Schengen business lounge.
Parking is available in the large parking lot in front of the Departure terminal A (tel. +421 2 3303 6261).
NOTE: The new VIP General Aviation Terminal was completed in August 2016.