BDL Airport - Hartford Bradley Airport ( Windsor Locks , CT )


Hartford Bradley International Airport BDL serves the City of Hartford, State of Connecticut, as well as some areas in Massachusetts (all part of 'New England').  It is the second-largest airport in New England (after Boston Airport) and represents a convenient alternative  with a central location and a new terminal. Because of its inland location, it is often open for business when the other airports on the eastern seaboard are closed due to inclement weather.  Bradley Inernational is  managed by the Conneticut Airport Authority (CAA).

BDL Airport is located in the town of Windsor Locks - 12 miles from both Hartford (north), and Springfield (south) and is situated right off Interstate Hwy. 91, Exit 40.
Wit 6.1M passengers in 2016, Bradley International is served by airlines offering direct and connecting flights to destinations around the world, as well as by charter flights to Mexico and the Caribbeans. 

NOTE: While the Airport is open 24/7, most airline ticket counters open between 4 & 5am.  Arrival at the Airport is suggested to be 60 minutes for domestic flights and 90 minutes for international flights - prior to scheduled departure.  Terminal A's peak hours for security checkpoint processing: 5am-8am - 30 mins; 1:30pm-6pm - 20 mins.

The on-Airport full-service Sheraton Bradley Hotel  (tel. 860-627-531/fax 9348; located between Terminals A & B, is connected to Terminal A. 

Bradley Airport has one passenger terminal with a separate Arrivals Building.  (For detailed terminal information open 'Terminal Map' and scroll down to the text; for Parking information open 'Parking Map'; for transportation open 'Transportation: Buses /Trains'.

The application center for TSA Pre-Check expedited screening program is located at the baggage claim area.

Airlines, their tel.numbers, Terminal, and Gates
 - Aer Lingus, 516-622-4222 - at TA, gate 7 
 - Air Canada, 888-247-2262 - at TA, gate 1
 - American, 800-433-7300 - at TA, gates 24-30
 - Delta, 800-221-1212 - at TA, gates 7, 9-12
 - JetBlue, 800-538-2583 - at TA, gates 3, 5
 - Norwegian, 800-357-4159 - at TA, gate 24: Arrivas will clear US Customs at International Arrivals building
 - OneJet, 844-663-5381 - at TA, gate 22
 - Southwest, 800-435-9792 - at TA, gates 2, 4, 6
 - Spirit, 801-401-2222 - at TA, gate 26
 - United, 800-241-6522 - at TA, gate 20-23.

Future Airport Developments:  In June 2017 reconstruction & realignment work started on the main entrance roadway (Route 20 & Schoephoester Rd.) - and adding a new modern roundabout. This will provide a new Airport entrance from Route 20, and open up a 19-acre site (for a future ground transportation center) - to be completed by Fall 2018. Thereafter, work can start on a new Transportation Center, housing rental car agencies and bus transfers.  

Schoephoester Road
Windsor Locks, CT 06096
Phone: Alisa Sisic 860-292-2000 / 888-624-1533