Cardiff Airport Information

Cardiff Airport

Cardiff Airport information Cardiff International Airport is approximately 12 miles south west of Cardiff in the village of Rhoose. The airport is 10 miles from Junction 33 on the M4. Exit at Junction 33 and follow the A4232. Take the first exit off the A4232 at Culverhouse Cross and follow signs to the airport along the A4050 and A4226.

In March 2007 Civil Aviation Authority figures showed passengers at Cardiff Airport had passed the two million mark, and with an annual growth rate of 14% it was the UK’s fastest growing regional airport.

Highland Airways operate several daily services between Anglesey and Cardiff, providing a quicker alternative to commuters travelling between North and South Wales previously relying on the A470 or rail link.

Cardiff Airport Car Hire

Cardiff Airport car hire There are four major car hire companies based at the airport, just outside arrivals: Avis at Cardiff Airport – Europcar at Cardiff Airport – Hertz at Cardiff Airport and National at Cardiff Airport

Check our guide to car hire at Cardiff Airport for their contact details and information about other car hire companies, executive and limousine hire.

Cardiff Airport Transfers

Cardiff Airport transfers You can get to and from Cardiff Airport by a variety of methods including Private Cardiff Airport Transfers. With a Private Transfer you would be met in the arrivals hall by your own driver who will then take you on to your chosen destination. Depending on your budget, you can either use a more luxurious and faster way to travel or you will have to use the little slower types of transfer such as taxi or bus. The best option for people that are thinking about traveling later on to various places is to rent a car because this way you can save a lot of money and you won’t have to think about transportation all the time.

Cardiff Airport Arrivals

Cardiff Airport arrivals If you are meeting someone at Cardiff Airport then check our page on Cardiff Airport Live Flight Arrivals

Cardiff Airport Departures

Cardiff Airport departures There is a good selection of both scheduled and charter flights from the airport, covering both domestic and European destinations.

Check our page on Cardiff Airport Live Flight Departures

Cardiff Airport Flights

Cardiff Airport flights Check out our Cardiff Airport flights for details on destinations which can be reached from Cardiff Airport, and contact details for airlines, holiday companies and ground handling agents.

We provide details on flights from: Cardiff to Cyprus – Cardiff to Egypt – Cardiff to Ireland – Cardiff to Malta – Cardiff to Portugal – Cardiff to Spain

Cardiff Airport Taxis

Cardiff Airport taxis The official taxi company at the airport which uses the taxi rank is Checker Cars

You can hop into one of their taxis on arrival or pre-book by telephoning 0044 (0)1446 711747. Check the Cardiff Airport taxis section of the website for details of other Cardiff taxi companies.

Cardiff Airport Buses

Cardiff Airport buses There are several bus services and coach lines that operate from the Cardiff Airport. For details on timetables, routes and contact details visit our guide to buses at Cardiff Airport. These bus services are for people who don’t mind taking a longer and slower ride to their destination. If you are in a hurry, we suggest you take a taxi because you will get to your destination much faster.

Cardiff Airport Trains

Cardiff Airport trains There is no railway station at Cardiff Airport, but the nearest mainline station is Cardiff Central where you can catch direct trains London, the South East, the South West and the North of England. For details on routes and timetables visit our guide to trains at Cardiff Airport

Cardiff Airport Parking

Cardiff Airport car parking There are short and long stay options for parking at the Airport The car parks are run by NCP Car Parking and our Cardiff Airport parking information for more information and contact details, plus details on off-site parking.

Cardiff Airport Shops

Cardiff Airport shops Cardiff Airport has a small selection of shops where you can purchase duty free goods, change your money or get a last-minute book or magazine for your journey. Click here to find out more about Cardiff Airport shops.

Cardiff Airport Bars and Restaurants

Cardiff Airport bars and restaurants There are several places to eat and drink at the airport from a cafeteria to a Burger King. Our guide to bars and restaurants at Cardiff Airport gives you full details on what’s available.

Cardiff Airport Lost Luggage & Left Luggage Storage

Cardiff Airport luggage If you have lost property or luggage within the terminal building, notify a member of staff or contact the Information Desk on the first floor. Telephone 0044 (0)1446 711111.

If you have lost or left property on the aircraft, then you will need to contact the airline/holiday company you were travelling with. For lost luggage in transit you will need to contact the ground handling agent that is contracted to work for your airline/holiday company.

All the contact details for these companies and which airlines/companies they are contracted to are on the flights page of this website.

Cardiff Airport Passenger Services

Cardiff Airport further information Read our passenger services information section for details on currency exchange, location of ATM, children’s play area, baby changing areas, disabled facilities, internet access, Medical/First Aid centres, VIP and business lounges, flying pets and the chaplaincy at Cardiff Airport

Cardiff Weather

Cardiff weather for full details on the local climate and current weather at Cardiff Airport and the surrounding area, as well as a 5 and 10-day forecast click on the link.