Leeds Bradford (LBA) Airport
Leeds Bradford LBA Airport Overview
LBA Airport is located at Yeadon (within the metropolitan district of Leeds), in West Yorkshire, and northwest of Leeds City, accessible via a new road link connecting to motorway 65, and then to A658.
With one runway and an estimated 3 million passengers a year, Leeds Bradford International is served mainly by low-cost airlines Ryanair & Jet2.com, and a few regular international airlines, offering direct flights throughout Europe with connections worldwide, and by charter companies Thomas Cook and Thomson Air offering seasonal vacation destinations.
It is recommended that you check in for domestic flights 90 minutes prior to sheduled depature, for European flights 2 hours before, and for international flights three hours before.
The newly upgraded passenger terminal can accommodate up to 4.4 million passengers a year. It has large departure lounge, new food & drink establishments, a major walk-through tax & duty-free store, and added retail concessions.
The ground level for arrivals & check-in houses at its left end Check-In Hall A with counters A1-A26, Airport & Airline Info counters; domestic arrivals in the center; followed by International Arrivals with nearby Travelex, ATM cash machine, rental car desks, food & drink; and at the right end Check-In Hall B with check-in counters B40-B55 and an airline info counter.
The first level for Departures houses a large departure lounge with a glass roof, and houses Food & drink & duty-free concessions; Travelex & ATM cash machines, lounges, and access to gates 6 - 10. NOTE: The departure area has recently been extended & security checkpoint added.
The ground level for Departures, with some concessions, offers access to gates 1 - 5
The Servisair business lounge in the departure hall is available to all passengers at a fee.
The Yorkshire Premier Lounge - which has a choice of separate business or leisure zones - is available to all passengers at a reasonable fee; groups of more than six persons should call 0844 414 3266 or premier@Ibia.co.uk.
Current & future Airport developments: Long-term parking is to be upgraded & new buses makee pick ups on front of the terminal to long-term parking.