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Transportation to Bristol Airport from the City Center

Located just 13 km from the city center, Bristol Airport is accessible by a variety of transportation alternatives, including bus, train, car, taxi, and airport shuttles. Bristol Airport, which connects the city and its surroundings with Europe and the rest of the world, contains a rich selection of restaurants and shops for passengers to enjoy. There are many hotels located in close proximity to the airport for those who want to stay in the area or who have long layovers. It takes about 30 minutes to get to the airport from the city center.

Transportation alternatives to get to the airport from the city are generally comfortable and practical. If you’re in a hurry we recommend taking a taxi to the airport; taxis are easily accessible in the city center. If you want a more affordable option, considering taking a bus. If you prefer to rent a car you can do so easily thanks to the rental car offices located in the city center.  

Train

The main railway station in the city is the Bristol Temple Meads Station and it is accessible by train from many other cities in the country as well. To get to the airport from this station you will need to transfer to a shuttle service. Shuttle services regularly operate between the station and the airport. The Bristol Airport Flyer bus service provides convenient transportation between Bristol Temple Meads Station and the airport. It takes about 30 minutes to get to the airport from the station.

Bus

The airport is easily accessible by bus from the city center. It costs about 7 pounds to get to the airport from the city center by bus. The total trip takes no more than 30 minutes. Buses run every 8 minutes. Buses offer passengers a fast and affordable transportation alternative to get to the airport from the city center. You can also use the buses to Bristol Airport from surrounding cities like Cardiff, Plymouth, Exeter, and Bath. The trip from these cities to the airport will take between 30 minutes and 3 hours. The total fare will vary depending on which city you are traveling to. You can visit the airport’s website for the latest information on flight times and bus fares.  

Taxi

Taxis in the city are extremely comfortable and the most frequently used means of transportation by passengers on their way to Bristol Airport from the city center. It takes between 25 and 30 minutes to get to the airport by taxi and the total fare isn’t too high. However, if you want to continue to your destination using a more affordable alternative you can always take a taxi to the city center and then easily transfer to a bus.

Car

There are private parking lots located at Bristol Airport for those who want to drive. You need to pay a certain fee to use the parking areas. For example, you can park in the short-term parking lot for up to 10 minutes for 1 pound. For longer stays the parking fees can go as high as 50 pounds. More detailed information about the current parking rates are available at the airport entrance.

Rental Car

One of the most useful and practical ways to get to the airport is by renting a car in the city. You can find various international rental car companies, like Hertz, AVIS, Alamo, and Europcar, in Bristol. The drive from the city center to the airport takes approximately 30 minutes. Keep in mind that in the UK the steering wheel is on the right and traffic flows on the left.

Airport Shuttle

Airport shuttles provide door-to-door service and are highly preferred among business travelers and those traveling in large groups. These shuttles pick you up from your location in the city and provide direct transportation to the airport. The fee for these services depends on the number of passengers traveling and the distance traveled. By searching online you can make a reservation with an airport shuttle service provider that is close to your location in the city.   

Luxury Vehicles

You can also travel to the airport from the city center in luxurious and exclusive vehicles. However, luxury vehicles aren’t a highly preferred method of transportation in Bristol, especially as a means of transportation to the airport. Nevertheless business travelers or those looking for a more elite experience occasionally prefer to use luxury vehicles. Luxurious limousines come with a chauffer; the total trip to the airport from the city center takes about 30 minutes.

Airport Information

Located 13 km from the city center, Bristol Airport operates domestic and international flights to many other cities in the country and in Europe. During your wait at the airport you can go shopping at stores like World Duty Free, Accessorize, Traveller and Claire’s. You can find personal care products that you might need throughout your travels at the Superdrug store. You can find magazines or books to purchase before your flight, or after you land, at The Bookshop or WH Smith.  

Passengers who want to save time and pass through security check quickly can utilize the Fast Track service. The airport offers this service to bypass security queues for a certain fee. Once passengers pass through security check they can enjoy free internet access for up to 60 minutes at internet desks located throughout the airport. There are also dedicated teams at the airport ready to help passengers who need special assistance.

There are two passenger lounges at the airport, Aspire Lounge and Aspire Plus Lounge for passengers who want to relax, enjoy delicious treats, and unwind on specially designed seats before their flight or after they land. In order to take advantage of everything the lounges have to offer, simply pay the entrance fee. These lounges also serve alcoholic beverages like beer and wine. Each lounge features a large screen displaying flight departure and arrival times.  

You can complete your currency transactions conveniently at the exchange offices located at the airport. The airport also contains ATMs to meet your monetary and banking needs. There are numerous accommodation venues around the airport. These venues are usually very close by and offer free shuttle services to and from the airport.  

Last Updated: 10 Jun 2019

Transportation to Kars City Center from Airport

Kars Airport is only 7 kilometer from the city center. If you want to get to the city center from the airport, you can prefer taxi, municipal bus and rental car as well as the Sınır Tourism shuttle services that provide transportation service in agreement with airline companies. The hotels in Sarıkamış Winter Sports Center also offer airport shuttle service.

Taxi

You can take a taxi, which is always the easiest way, to go to the city center or the surrounding districts and villages from Kars Airport. You can reach the city center in 10 minutes without waiting. The taxis waiting at the airport according to plane landings are usually used as share taxi by taking more than one passenger.

This is because there is a limited number of taxis at the airport and some taxi drivers would like to earn more by asking for the same taxi fare from more than one passenger. Before taking a taxi, it would be useful to ask if the taxi fare can be shared or not.

Airport Shuttle Services (Sınır Tourism)

The airport shuttle services which provide shuttle service according to landing hours go up to Faikbey Street in Kars city center and drop the passengers off in front of Vergül Tourism agency. The same shuttle company also provides transportation service 30 minutes after landing for the passengers who would like to go Ardahan from Kars Airport. The shuttle services go up to the Sınır Tourism agency on Kongre Street in Ardahan city center.

There is only one car rental company called Öz Sema Otomotiv which serves at Kars Airport. For this reason, you are strongly recommended to book your car in advance if you want to rent a car. You can reach the authorized person by calling the office at 0-474- 212 08 18. If you are going to get to the places like Ani Ören Yeri (Ani Ruins) and Sarıkamış Winter Sports Center and if you travel more than one person, renting a car may be a more flexible and practical solution for you.

Bus

You can also prefer to go to the city center by bus from Kars Airport. There is only one municipal bus to the city center and it runs according to flight times. The municipal bus, which departs at the airport, goes up to the Lion Statues (in front of the Zafer Kuyumcusu – Jewelry Store) in the city center. If you are going to the surrounding cities or the tourist attractions like Ani Ruins, you can get to the bus station from the city center.

Since the bus station and the airport are located on different routes, you can benefit from minibuses or the shuttle services of the bus transportation companies once you arrive at the city center. The bus station is 3 kilometers away from the city center. You can take the buses provided by Sarıkamış Municipality, which depart from the city center, to reach the hotels in Sarıkamış Ski Resort. Though most of the hotels in Sarıkamış welcome their guests at the airport by offering shuttle services, you should ask your hotel if they offer shuttle transfer service considering your transportation options. The ski resort is 50 kilometers from the airport and 60 kilometers from the city center.

Last Updated: 05 Jan 2017

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For Bristol-Kars flights, you can use Bristol Airport as departure airport, and Harakani Airport for arrival.

How many kilometers is the flight distance from Bristol-Kars and how long does the flight take?

The flight distance between Bristol-Kars is 3661 kilometers in total. The flight between the two cities takes 4 hour 30 minutes.

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When the average prices are examined, the most suitable day for Bristol-Kars flights is Monday.

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