Belfast International Airport continues to follow all government guidance regarding the Coronavirus pandemic. If you plan to travel please keep up-to-date with the latest advice for the country you plan travelling to. Please find below useful links for the most up to date information:
Belfast International Airport is open and and operational . Please check with your airline for latest updates. We urge all passengers to adhere to the Government guidance regarding travel.
Click here for Foreign and Commonwealth Travel Advice
The safety and well-being of our staff and passengers is our number one priority. We are continuing to rigorously implement all guidance from the Public Health Agency and remain in regular contact with all relevant authorities. The measures which are currently in place at the airport include:
Getting to and from Belfast International Airport
Simple steps to avoid catching or spreading COVID-19 include:
Yes, we have partnered with RANDOX Health and you can book a PCR test.
Please click here for more information
Like all UK airports, we are implementing the latest government guidance from the Public Health Agency (PHA)). This includes:
We remain in constant contact with PHA and will implement any new measures as and when directed.
Please help us by ensuring you:
Passengers arriving into the UK will be required to share contact details, travel information and may be required to self-isolate for 14 days. Click here for more information.
This list is continually under review and self-isolation requirements could be reintroduced at any time for public health reasons.
The list of exempted countries is available here
Public Health Agency is the UK Government’s lead agency on Coronavirus. BIA is implementing all its latest guidance.
PHA has implemented a number of measures including early warning of illnesses on flights and a UK wide public information campaign.
All passengers must follow the latest guidance issued by the UK Government. Click here for more information.
Not currently as the latest government advice is that temperature screening is not effective on its own.
Yes, passengers must wear a face covering while in the terminal building.
Crucially, you should not get a false sense of security about the level of protection provided by wearing a face covering. It is essential that everyone continues to:
That’s still the best way to protect yourself and others from COVID-19. For more information and exemptions click here.
Yes, however this only applies within the terminal building. You MUST check with your airline for their rules on the wearing of face masks / coverings
There is no need to get a letter from a doctor or government to show that you do not need to wear a face covering.
For further information please visit NI Direct website
We have several hand sanitisers dispensers across the terminal but would also encourage passengers to use the toilet facilities to wash their hands.
WHSmith - located in our departures is your one-stop shop for books, magazines, food, drinks, snacks, confectionery, travel accessories and health & beauty essentials. From the latest novels to the hottest magazines, tasty food to thirst-quenching drinks and from travel essentials to the latest digital accessories, WHSmith has got that special something for everyone. Currently open limited hours
Sip & Stone - The modern, contemporary and natural design is coupled with a wide variety of international and local beers and an eclectic wine list. Alongside freshly ground coffee, a hearty local menu and an artisan bakery families, friends and business travellers alike will feel right at home. Whether it is sipping on freshly ground coffee and enjoying our in-house baking or something a little more substantial from our locally inspired all-day kitchen menu. Currently open limited hours
Starbucks - The world famous Starbucks Coffee can be found in the departure lounge of Belfast International Airport with fantastic panoramic view across the airfield. It serves an extensive range of coffees and other beverages as well as delicious foods; from indulgent cakes and buns to healthy snacks, sandwiches and paninis; there is something for everyone. Currently open limited hours
Aelia Duty Free - Available to all passengers flying out of Belfast International Airport, Aelia Duty Free has a great selection of fragrance, skincare, cosmetics, fashion, alcohol and confectionery lines, all at up to -20% vs the UK High Street. Currently open limited hours
Superdrug - Open limited hours
JD Sports - Open Limited hours
Cafe Ritazza, Arrivals - Open Limited hours
Some shops and eateries will remain closed until further notice - we apologise for any inconvenience caused.
Vending machines are available for passengers wishing to purchase drinks or snacks and are coin operated only.
Water refill stations are available in the departure lounge but you must bring and refill your own bottle.
Yes. Toilet facilities are available.
Unfortunately the Causeway Lounge is currently closed.
All queries regarding your flight or holiday booking should be made directly to your airline or tour operator. If your flight is cancelled the airline will be in contact with you directly. Please note that both airline and airport phone lines are busy so we ask for patience at this time.
If your plans change and you have booked directly with Belfast International Airport you can amend or cancel your car park booking completely free of charge by logging into your account.
You may cancel your booking, for any reason, at any time up to 2 hours before the start of the booking period. You can do this by logging into your account.
Priority Security is not available to pre book at this time. We will advise when the service becomes available.