At the Airport

There is a wide range of facilities available for both visitors and travellers at Birmingham Airport. Every needs of every person are catered for in the main terminal building, starting from the initial check in up until you board the plane. For passengers arriving in to the airport there are also a wide range of options including food drink and shopping opportunities.

At Birmingham Airport

Birmingham Airport has a wide range of passenger facilities and make it one of the best equipped within the UK. We all know that when we go to catch a flight, the wait in the airport can often be a long one so facilities and things to do are very important for both business and leisure passengers alike. Birmingham airport has a wide variety of airport shopping including tax free duty free shops and a number of High Street retailers as well as designer shops and buttocks selling a range of high quality items. these can include electrical goods, clothing and perfumes. Like any airport there is also a good range of places to purchase food and drink. The range of restaurants is excellent from expensive champagne bars through to the standard airport restaurant. The range of food available is enough to satisfy any taste. When travelling with children it is important that children are kept occupied and have things to do. Birmingham.airport like many others has great facilities for children.

Due to the nature of flying Birmingham Airport as security and Customs desks to check passengers when they’re bored and disembark the aircraft. Security and Customs try to make the journey as smooth as possible to avoid delays although they are there to do a job and make sure you are off safe when flying. It is important that you listen to all instructions when passing through security and customs at Birmingham Airport.

The main terminal building has a host of other facilities including a smoking area,lost property, a range of business facilities and a number of options for special assistance. This is especially useful for people with limited disability. Airport lounges are available at Birmingham Airport which offer a comfortable place to sit while waiting for a flight departure. The airport lounges offer a range of food and drink as well as business facilities for passengers.

For passengers arriving at Birmingham Airport there are a number of car hire desks where cars can be hired for the day or longer at a reasonable cost. There are a number of hotels situated close to Birmingham Airport including the Novotel and an Etap Airport Hotel. Please see the links on this page to find out more about the facilities at the airport. If you are unsure about any information given on this page please contact the airport direct or your airline who will be happy to help.