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Belfast Airport Information

You can find Belfast International Airport, also referred to as Aldergrove Airport, 21 km northwest of Belfast. It is a major airport in Northern Ireland. As the name suggests, it facilitates international flights.

Belfast Airport Shops

The shops at Belfast Airport are aimed at helping you get those items that you may have missed on your way to the airport, or even last minute gifts and clothes for your travels. Some of the better known shops are Superdrug, The Irish Quarter, Aelia Duty Free and WH Smith.

Restaurants at Belfast Airport

Starbucks Coffee is known all over the world. It has an array of warm and cold beverages as well as fast food and healthy food. Other famous brands are:

  • The Lagan Bar
  • Burger King
  • Cafe Bar
  • Caffe Ritazza
  • The Strangford Grill
  • Fed and Watered

Useful Services at Belfast Airport

Foreign Exchange

Currency exchanges can be done at The Change Group's Forex bureaus: there are two; one before and one after security.

Web Surfing

Pay as you go access points are located throughout the terminal building and are operated by Spectrum Interactive. Mobile devices can also wirelessly connect to Spectrum Initiative's mobile broadband network anywhere in the terminal.

Belfast Airport Security

While the airport has a set of standard security rules, you airline may have their own rules regarding safety procedures and limits. Note important airport rules regarding the following

  • Liquids should be in 100 ml containers inside of clear resealable plastic bags
  • Pushchairs, wheelchairs and walking aids are going to be searched and scanned
  • Hand luggage can have a maximum size of up to 56cm x 45cm x 25cm

Disabled Facilities at Belfast Airport

Once you are at the airport, you will have access to lifts on every floor, specialised toilets, aircraft boarding equipment and low level public telephones. All these efforts are implemented in the hopes of creating a more comfortable airport environment for you.

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