Meadows Field BFL Airport Overview
The Airport is located on Skyway Drive, approximately seven miles north of the Bakersfield. Highway 99 and 7th Standard Road provide the most direct access to the passenger terminal. Bakersfield airport is situated at the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley which stretches east to the Sierra Nevada Mountains and south to the Mojave Desert.
With two runways and over 300K passengers a year, BFL Airport is served by United & US Airways offering direct flights to major US cities, with connections around of the globe, and by a number of commuter airlines.
The modern and spacious passenger terminal at Meadows Field Airport is open from 4:30 a.m. to 1:30 a.m. daily.
Departing passengers: On entry, you find voice-to-text flight schedules and ticket counters; after checking in you can proceed to the main lobby, go through security check to the passenger waiting area and proceed to your gates.
Arriving passengers will proceed to the baggage claim area, which has a gift shop, and rental car desks.