Apulia or Puglia in Italian has two international airports, namely Brindisi Airport and Bari Airport. Brindisi Airport is located in the heel of Italy, in the Salento region. The airport consists of one runway and a modern terminal. Ryanair offers many connections to and from Brindisi Airport, especially in the summer period. From Brindisi Airport, cities such as Brindisi, Lecce and Taranto are easily accessible, as are Ostuni, Mesagne, Otranto, Santa Maria di Leuca and Gallipoli. Valle d’Itria (including Alberobello) known for its trulli is located a short distance from Bari Airport, in the midst of Bari, Brindisi, Taranto.
Where is Brindisi Airport situated?
The airport is located north of the city. You can reach the airport via the motorway SS379/SS613, in that case take exit ‘Aeroporto’.
How many terminals does Brindisi Airport have?
It is a modern and efficient airport with one terminal. On the ground floor you will find 19 check-in desks on the right and the Arrivals hall on the left. The security check is located on the first floor, accessible by escalator and elevator.
The distance from Brindisi Airport to the centre of Brindisi is 5 kilometres. By car, it takes 11 minutes to get to the centre of Brindisi.
From BDS Airport to Brindisi City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Brindisi Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Brindisi Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Brindisi Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Brindisi 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 Brindisi Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Brindisi is about € 20.-. Book your taxi at Brindisi Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From BDS Airport to Brindisi City centre by Taxi
At Brindisi Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Sixt, Avis, Budget, Hertz, Europcar, National (Enterprise Holdings), Alamo (Enterprise Holdings), Enterprise 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 Brindisi Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Brindisi Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- ITA Airways
Hotels near the airport
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Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Brindisi 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!
Lecce: Baroque Architecture and Underground Walking Tour
Discover the historical wonders of Lecce on this guided walking tour. See the city’s iconic landmarks, including Santa Croce Church and the Roman Column, admire and learn about Lecce's impressive Baroque architecture, and visit the Jewish Museum.
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