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Guernsey Airport, Channel Islands
Guernsey Airport (IATA: GCI) is an airport on the island of Guernsey in the English Channel and located 5 km (3 miles) from St Peter Port, the capital of the Bailiwick of Guernsey. The bailiwick is a self-governing territory associated but not part of the UK. It is part of the Common Travel Area, meaning there are no passport checks when entering Guernsey from the UK or Republic of Ireland and vice versa. However, there are full passport checks when travelling to and from other countries. Guernsey Airport is a medium size airport comprising of a single terminal for arrivals and departures and handled 843,000 passengers in 2017. Ground transport from the airport includes buses, taxis and car rentals.
Airlines & Flights
Aurigny followed by Flybe are the main airlines operating scheduled and seasonal flights at Guernsey Airport. Aurigny operates scheduled flights to Alderney, Bristol, Dinard (France), East Midlands, Leeds/Bradford, London (Gatwick and Stansted Airports) and Manchester. It also operates seasonal flights to Grenoble (France), Leeds/Bradford and Norwich. Flybe operates scheduled flights to Birmingham, Exeter, Jersey, Southampton and seasonal flights to Cardiff and Zurich (Switzerland). Eurowings operates seasonal flights to Dusseldorf (Germany) and Loganair to Glasgow.
Free Wi-Fi access is available throughout the airport terminal. There are two food outlets at Guernsey Airport. Cafe Ritazza is located in the viewing gallery on the upper floor and opens daily from 7 a.m. The Food Village is in the departure lounge and opens daily from 7 a.m. Shops include Guernsey Duty Free and WHSmith selling magazines, newspapers, confectionery, snacks and drinks. Other facilities include a baby changing room and a children’s play area in the departure lounge.
CT Plus operates a public bus service with a network of routes across the island including Guernsey Airport. Designated bus stops are located in the town and bridge areas but outside the areas, you can flag a CT Plus bus from almost anywhere. If you prefer a taxi, there are taxis waiting outside the terminal. Car rental companies based here include Value Rent-a-Car & Avis and Europcar. The cars are located within a very short walk from the terminal.