Bristol (BRS) Airport
Bristol BRS Airport Overview
BRS Airport is located 8 miles south of Bristol's City Center, and can be reached by car via A38 (Bristol - North Somerset) or M5--north & south; M4--east, or southeast from Bath and south from Wales.
With one runway ad an estimated 6 million passengers yearly, Bristol Airport is served by a multitude of commercial airlines and air charters offering direct and connecting flights to all points of the globe.
Bristol Airport has a 3-level passenger terminal.
For parking information call 0871 334 4450
A new on-airport hotel - the 201-room 'Hampton by Hilton' - with 201 rooms - will be opening in Spring 2016.
Present and future Airport developments: Over the next nine years, plans call for 30 separate projects, including a multi-level carpark, on-site hotel, doubling of terminal size, a new transport interchange, & additional aircraft parking stands.
While the smaller East Terminal extension has now been completed, work started late June 2015 on the much larger West terminal extension (by 9,000 sq.meters), which is to include en enlarged security area with 10 lanes in the center search area, and 2 more security channels in a dedicated Fast Track zone. An enlarged area and extenden 21-meter lanes are to assist passengers simultaneously in preparing for inspection. Combined with state-of-the-art new equipment - all this will resulting in shorter wait times and better service - to be completed by Summer 2016.