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Airport Overview

Belfast International Airport is situated just 13 miles (21km) northwest of Belfast, Northern Ireland’s capital. It’s Ireland’s second-busiest airport, after Dublin. The airport is the gateway to Northern Ireland and Belfast, a city steeped in a rich and once troubled history.

Belfast International Airport was originally named the Aldergrove Airport after a nearby village. In 1983, it became Belfast International Airport. With the passing of the Troubles, Belfast – and Northern Ireland – has been working hard to establish itself as a tourist destination.

One way of making its mark for tourists is by housing popular low-cost carriers such as Thomson Airways,, easyJet, Thomas Cook Airlines and Aer Lingus. Belfast is becoming increasingly popular as a weekend break and cheap flights to Belfast International Airport can be booked on most European carriers, but particularly on the low-cost airlines.

The Guardian/Observer Travel Awards placed Belfast in the top five best cities for a break. Belfast Airport is the ideal gateway to a relaxing and rewarding holiday in Northern Ireland.

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Interesting information about Belfast International

Temp on Avg for this month inBelfast International45.7 °FSource: World Weather Online
Avg monthly rainfall inBelfast International3.05 inSource: World Weather Online
Average flight duration toBelfast International6 hrs 35 mins
Rate of exchange inBelfast International£1.00 = $1.51Source: Open Exchange Rates
Which airlines fly toBelfast InternationalVirgin Atlantic, Lufthansa and Air Canada
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 How much do things cost in Belfast?

  • Imported beer (0.33 liter bottle): $2.17
  • Small bottle of water (0.33 liter): $1.48
  • Gasoline: $8.84
  • Loaf of white bread: $1.68
  • Pack of Marlboro cigarettes: $12.05
  • Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter): $1.66
  • 1 mile taxi journey: $2.03
  • 3 bedroom apartment in the suburbs: $978.91
  • Bottle of local beer (0.5 liter): $1.54
  • Pair of Nike shoes: $78.53
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