About Bournemouth Airport
Located only four miles to the north of Bournemouth, Bournemouth Airport is a convenient regional airport in South West England serving just under 700,000 passengers a year (2012). Owned by Manchester Airports Group, the airport has excellent road and rail links with surrounding cities, such as Salisbury, Poole and Bournemouth.
The airport offers flights to 33 cities in 14 countries, available from 23 airlines and tour operators, including Aer Lingus, Ryanair and easyJet.
The airport has recently undergone a £45 million redevelopment programme which included the complete resurfacing of the airports 2271 metre long runway, the installation of Cat III navigation and lighting aids, a new international arrivals hall, and further improvements to check in, security and departure halls.
The airport received a bronze award in the British Travel Awards (UK Airport of the year 2011).