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Transportation to Kabul Airport from the City Center

If you travel by plane from Kabul, you need to reach Kabul International Airport (Hamid Karzai International Airport). From Kabul International Airport, you can travel to many destinations with many airlines. Turkish Airlines also organizes seven flights a week from Istanbul to Kabul. The journey from Kabul to Istanbul lasts 5 hours.

There is a time difference of 2 hours and 30 minutes between Kabul and Turkey. For example, when it is 10.30 am in Kabul, the clock may still show 08.00 am in Turkey. But Afghanistan does not apply day light saving time. Therefore, time difference with Kabul is 2 hours 30 minutes in winter and 1 hour 30 minutes in summer. When you travel from Kabul to Istanbul, it is useful to consider these differences.

There is still no advanced urban transportation network in Kabul. Due to the fact that the city is located in a mountainous area, the rail system does not exist in this area. Buses and taxis are the most commonly used means of transportation within the city. You can also choose to walk to the airport instead of driving. Obtaining a map of Kabul would help you not to encounter problem with urban transportation.

Bus

The bus is one of the most used vehicles in urban transportation in Kabul. Buses in the city are comfortable and modern. But the direction information and the numbers of the buses are in Pashtun. You can find out which buses go to Kabul International Airport if you would have a Pashtun dictionary with you a guide on this subject on your own.

Taxi

Visitors often prefer to take taxis for transportation in Kabul. Many of the taxi drivers know a little English. But just in case, you would write that you want to go to Kabul International Airport in local language on a paper and give it to the taxi driver.

Car Rental

You can rent a car to go to Kabul International Airport and get rid of the stress of catching the plane. With the car you will rent, you will not need to carry your heavy luggage between long distances on public transport vehicles.

Airport Information

Kabul International Airport, which connects Afghanistan's capital city Kabul to many points of the world, offers a more comfortable and enjoyable flight experience to its passengers with the renovation works. Improvements at the airport have resulted in the addition of a new international terminal and the old terminal is now being used for domestic flights.

Airline companies such as Turkish Airlines (THY), Emirates, Flydubai, Air India, Pakistan International Airlines (PIA), Ariana Afghan, Safi Airways, Kam Air, Mahan Air, SpiceJet, East Horizon Airlines and Iranian Aseman Airlines provides flights to Kabul. The airport of the city has free Wi-Fi, a duty free, currency exchange and ATM.

At the same time, you can eat at the restaurants in the terminal, and make benefit of the post office and car parking. It is not advised to have an alcoholic drink with you on your way to Kabul. It is a crime to have an alcoholic drink with you when you land here.

Last Updated: 05 Feb 2017

Transportation to Bristol City Center from Airport

Bristol Airport is located only 13 km from the city center. Traveling between the airport and the city center is extremely convenient and easy. Renting a car from the airport is a great way to get to the city center and explore its surroundings. If you would like to use public transportation then you can take a train or bus to the city center. A faster and more convenient transportation alternative to get to the city center would be by taxi; taxis are readily available outside the terminal.   

Train

The airport is not directly served by rail. The main train station, Bristol Temple Meads, is located about 13 km from the airport. There are regular bus services that provide easy transportation to the station. The Airport Flyer Express buses operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Bus services to the station run every 10 minutes. Buses depart from the terminal and take about 30 minutes to reach Bristol Temple Meads. At this station you can transfer to various train lines that provide direct or connecting transportation to surrounding cities.  

Bus

Buses are another convenient transportation alternative to get to the city center and other nearby cities. Buses to the city center run every 8 minutes and cost 7 pounds.

It takes about 30 minutes to get to Bristol city center by bus. Buses to Bath take about 50 minutes and run every 30 minutes. The fare for this trip is 14 pounds.

To get to Cardiff from the airport by bus takes about an hour and 20 minutes. There are 12 services a day that operate between Bristol Airport and Cardiff. The fare for this trip is 10 pounds for a one way ticket.  

To get to Exeter from Bristol Airport by bus takes about an hour and 35 minutes. The fare for this trip is 13 pounds for a one way ticket. Buses to Exeter run every hour.

To get to Plymouth from Bristol Airport by bus takes about 3 hours. The fare for this trip is 22 pounds. Buses to Plymouth run every hour.

Car

The city center is easily accessibly from Bristol Airport by car, simply follow the signs and you’ll get to the city center in about 30 minutes. There are short-term parking areas available for those who are picking up their loved ones from the airport. It costs 1 pound to wait in this area for up to 10 minutes, 3 pounds to wait for 10-20 minutes, 5 pounds to wait for 20-40 minutes, and 20 pounds to wait for 40-60 minutes. If you plan on parking your car for over an hour then you can pay up to 50 pounds. Keep in mind that this amount allows you to park your vehicle for 24 hours.

Taxi

Another convenient and quick transportation alternative to get to the city center is by taxi. Arrow Cars is the on-site taxi service at Bristol Airport. Arrow Cars operate year-round, 24 hours a day, and are readily available at the terminal exit. It takes about 30-35 minutes to get to the city center from the airport by taxi. You can pay the fare using cash or credit card. If you are traveling with a large group you can book a larger vehicle. You can get detailed information regarding the average fare to your location in the city from the airport.

Rental Car

Renting a car is a great way to get to Bristol city center from the airport. It is also a great way to explore the natural beauty of the surrounding areas. Rental car companies at the airport that you can choose from include Hertz, AVIS, National, Enterprise, Europcar, and Budget. You can rent a car from one of these offices at the airport once you land or book a vehicle in advance by making a reservation online. Rental car companies in the city may have special promotions and campaigns throughout the year that you can keep track of online. This way you could rent a car at a more advantageous price.

Airport Shuttle

Special airport shuttle services are an extremely comfortable transportation alternative to get to the city center from the airport. These services provide door-to-door transportation. You can make a reservation with one of these service provides over the phone or online. That way your vehicle will be ready and waiting for you once you land.  

Luxury Vehicles

Luxury vehicles aren’t a highly preferred method of transportation in Bristol, especially for transportation to and from the airport. One of the biggest reasons why this method isn’t frequently used is because alternatives like public transportation and taxis are an extremely comfortable and convenient way to get to the city center. Nevertheless those looking for a more elite experience can book a vehicle through luxury rental companies. 

Last Updated: 10 Jun 2019

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Which airports can I use for Kabul-Bristol flights?

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

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

The flight distance between Kabul-Bristol is 5875 kilometers in total. The flight between the two cities takes 7 hour 20 minutes.

Which day is the most convenient for Kabul-Bristol flights?

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

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