Bari Airport, named after Pope Saint John Paul II, is the largest airport in Apulia (Puglia). It is also called Palese Airport, referring to the nearby residential area of Palese.
Where is Bari Airport situated?
Bari Airport is west of Bari, the capital of Italy’s most eastern region. The airport is easily accessible via the Autostrada A14 and a short stretch of Strada Provinciale SP54.
How many terminals does Bari Airport have?
The airport has one modern terminal.
The distance from Bari Airport to the centre of Bari is 12 kilometres. By car, it takes 25 minutes to get to the centre of Bari.
From BRI Airport to Bari City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Bari Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Bari Airport you can travel by train and bus. Visit the Bari Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Bari Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Bari Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Bari is about € 30.-. Book your taxi at Bari Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From BRI Airport to Bari City centre by Taxi
At Bari Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Budget, Hertz, Europcar, Sixt and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Bari Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Bari Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Ryanair (FR)
- Wizz Air (W6)
- Volotea (V7)
- Mistral Air (M4)
- Eurowings (EW)
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Bari
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Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Bari Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
UNESCO's Alberobello and Matera: Day Tour from Bari
Explore two of the most fascinating cities in Bari, included in the esteemed UNESCO World Heritage List on this full-day tour from Bari: the famous trulli (or Apulian stone huts with conical roofs) of Alberobello, and the old canyon town of Matera.
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