Persons of Reduced Mobility (PRMs) using Belfast International Airport will be provided with assistance as and when required on their journey through the airport. Belfast International Airport (BIA) have contracted OCS to provide the assistance service.
OCS have well trained, competent staff and a range of specialist vehicles and equipment to ensure that every customer has a safe, efficient and comfortable transfer through the airport. On departure, the service is available from the customer’s point of arrival at the airport to their seat on the aircraft. On arrival, the service is available from the aircraft seat to the customer’s onward mode of transport. The OCS Assistance Desk is located to the left side of the Check In Hall. This service is provided free of charge.
To obtain assistance, please inform the Airline/Tour Operator when booking the flight or no later than 48 hours before the flight is due to operate. Please advise of the type of assistance required and if any personal mobility equipment such as a powered scooter or wheelchair will be used.
The Drop Off Zone is located at the front of the terminal, there are two accessible waiting areas reserved for PRMs. There is a shelter beside each waiting area and an Assistance Point in each shelter. Press the green button to request assistance.
There are Help Buttons at each exit of the Drop Off Zone. Please press to contact Car Park staff. A minimum charge of £1 is applied for use of the Drop Off Zone.
Drivers of vehicles unable to access the Drop Off Zone due to the height restrictor should use the accessible waiting area beside the taxi rank - Entrance via the Coach Park. To obtain the minimum charge of £1 drivers should contact Car Park staff via the Help button on the pay station and advise that they were dropping off or picking up a Person of Reduced Mobility.
Note: If you are a blue badge holder and your preference is to use the Coach Park, then you will be required to go to a pay station, press the intercom button for the car park team to have your tariff reduced. Please ensure you have your blue badge with you as you maybe required to show this at the pay station.
The Short Stay Car Park and Pick Up Point is located beyond the Drop Off Zone at the front of the terminal building. There are a number of accessible parking spaces in the Short Stay Car Park reserved for Blue Badge holders. There is an Assistance Point beside the accessible parking spaces, press the green button to request assistance. A minimum charge of £1.00 is applied for use of the Short Stay Car Park.
The Long Stay Car Park has accessible parking spaces reserved for Blue Badge holders. These spaces are located beside each bus shelter and there is signage in place advising customers how to request the courtesy bus. The courtesy bus is fully accessible. Customers intending to take their Blue Badge for use on their trip should inform Car Park staff prior to departure.
All car park entrance and exit barriers and pay stations are fitted with a Help button. Please press to speak with Car Park staff.
Blue Badge holders may pre-book the Long Stay Car Park at www.belfastairport.com and will be upgraded to the Disabled parking bays in the Main/Short Car Park. Customers should contact firstname.lastname@example.org or contact +44 (0)28 94484851 with a booking reference, to arrange.
Further information on parking arrangements for Blue Badge holders please contact +44 (0)28 94484851.
Pre-book car parking online at www.belfastairport.com or call +44 (0)28 94484851.
The Taxi Rank is located beside the Arrivals Hall. There is a Drop Off/ Pick Up point and Assistance Point at the Taxi Rank. Accessible taxis are available.
While the area is staffed an Assistance Point is located at the pay station where the taxi rank and coach park boundaries meet.
The local services Bus Stop is located outside the pedestrian area at the front of the main terminal building. Regular services to and from Belfast, Lisburn, Antrim and the North West are available. An Assistance Point is located within the Bus Shelter, press the green button to request assistance. All buses are fully accessible, please ask the driver for assistance.
Express Service 300 to and from Belfast City Centre.
Service 109A to Lisburn/Antrim.
Service to Londonderry
The Coach Park is located to the left of the main approach road to the terminal building. An Assistance Point is located where the coach park and taxi rank boundaries meet.
Cosmo and McCausland operate off-site Car Parks in the vicinity of Belfast International Airport.
|To||Distance in Metres|
|Drop Off Zone||Check In||115|
|Drop Off Zone||Gates 10 - 14||435|
|Drop Off Zone||Gates 16 & 17||455|
|Drop Off Zone||Gate 18||440|
|Drop Off Zone||Gate 21||585|
|Drop Off Zone||Gate 22||660|
|Drop Off Zone||Gate 24||660|
|Drop Off Zone||Gate 25||645|
|Drop Off Zone||Gate 26||625|
|Drop Off Zone||Gate 27||585|
|Drop Off Zone||Gate 28||560|
|Drop Off Zone||Gate 29||580|
|Check In||Gates 10 - 14||320|
|Check In||Gates 16 & 17||335|
|Check In||Gate 18||325|
|Check In||Gate 21||470|
|Check In||Gate 22||470|
|Check In||Gate 24||545|
|Check In||Gate 25||530|
|Check In||Gate 26||510|
|Check In||Gate 27||470|
|Check In||Gate 28||445|
|Check In||Gate 29||465|
|Maximum Walking Distance To Domestic Arrivals||275|
|Maximum Walking Distance To International Arrivals||340|
|Domestic Arrivals||Terminal Exit||150|
|International Arrivals||Terminal Exit||200|