Bristol Airport is the ninth busiest airport in the UK and the fifth largest outside London. In 2018 over 8.5 million passengers used the Airport. Planning approvals are already in place for facilities to handle up to ten million passengers per annum. Bristol Airport flies direct to 126 destinations across 34 countries, with frequent daily flights to the main European hub airports offering onward world-wide connections.
Work has now begun on an updated Master Plan looking to the future and to the mid-2040’s which will consider how best to meet growing demand for air travel to and from the South West and South Wales region and being a 20 million passenger per annum Airport.