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Aberdeen Airport Information
Aberdeen Airport is seven miles north west of Aberdeen city centre. The airport is the world's largest commercial heliport. The majority of the through-traffic consists of helicopter flights to and from the North Sea oil rigs.
Aberdeen Airport is open between 0500 and 2230. Check-in is located at the front of the concourse with domestic arrivals and all departure lounges located towards the rear. The airport information desk is in the check-in area on the ground floor of the terminal building. Opening hours are between 06.00 hours and 22.00 hours daily.
Helicopter Passenger Information at Aberdeen Airport
Helicopter passengers for Bristows and British International Helicopters follow the signposts for their specific terminal. There is a long term car park for helicopter passengers opposite Bristows Helicopters. Bond Helicopters passengers use the East terminal, and road access is via the A947 from Bucksburn.
Aberdeen Airport Security Arrangements / Check-in
15,000 banned items are being confiscated every day from passengers, at Heathrow, Stansted and Gatwick airports.The whole system has slowed down because people are still carrying sharp objects in their hand luggage. In the UK an extra £30m of additional investment has been ploughed into airport security and improving surveillance at the major airports. Tighter security measures at UK Airports means that checking in for your flight at Aberdeen airport can take longer.
Baggage Allowances / Luggage Restrictions
Airlines will let you know what their allowances are by various means:
- If you have a ticket, the hold allowance will be printed on the ticket. Ticket wallets also contain general information about carry on bags.
- On electronic tickets (e-tickets) baggage allowances are usually on the confirmation notice. Hand luggage allowances are also given on individual airline websites.
- Follow our link for baggage information and airline contact details
Aberdeen Airport By Car
The airport is situated on the A96 Aberdeen-to-Inverness road. The turning to the airport is clearly signposted from the main thoroughfare. Follow the above link for Aberdeen airport directions and distances from some major UK cities and airport.
Aberdeen Airport Parking
At Aberdeen airport there are two secured car parks - one parking lot on Aberdeen Airport site and the other close to the airport. Both car parks are available at a discounted rate for you to pre-book on-line.
Aberdeen Airport Hotels
Choose a comfortable Aberdeen airport hotel - Book in advance on line and you will save money. Hotels are available with airport transfers and a holiday parking package for up to 15 days.
Aberdeen Airport Executive Lounge
Get away from it all... They're not just for business class passengers. Relax in first class comfort and escape the hustle and bustle of the airport for up to 3 hours before your flight. All drinks and snacks are included (except champagne).
Aberdeen airport by taxi
Taxis are available from the terminal forecourt. All taxis are metered and sample fares are available from the airport information desk at the front of the concourse. Licensed Airport Taxis only operate from Aberdeen airport. Fares cost about £12 to the city centre.
Aberdeen airport contact numbers
We have listed most of the telephone numbers that you will find useful when you are travelling from Aberdeen airport.
|Airport Contacts||Telephone Number|
|Baggage Service||0870 040 0006|
|Baggage and Check in Assistance||0870 040 0006|
|Immigration Enquires||+44 (0)207 357 6917|
|Left Luggage||0870 040 0006|
|Freight and Cargo||+44 (0)1224 723 144|
|Wheel Chair Assistance||0870 040 0006|
|Lost Property||0870 040 0006|
|MINICOM||+44 (0)1224 725 082|
|Lounge bookings||+44 (0)871 360 4020|
|Airport Parking||+44 (0)871 360 4000|
|Police||+44 (0)845 600 5700|
|Taxis||+44 (0)1224 725 500|
|Travel Line||+44 (0)870 608 2608|
|Avis Car Hire||+44 (0)870 0100 287|
|Hertz Car Hire||+44 (0)870 844 8844|
|National Rail enquiries||+44 (0)0845 7484950|
|National express coaches||+44 (0)8705 757 747|
Aberdeen Airport Parking
Aberdeen Airpark - Cheap Aberdeen Airport car parking
Airparks offer great value car parking within easy reach of Aberdeen airport. The minimum stay for advance bookings is just one day, making Aberdeen Airpark ideal for cheaper short stay parking. Savings of up to 60% can be made when you pre-book online.
Aberdeen Airport Car Park Security - central security features
Airparks have put in place a range of quality crime prevention measures at their car parks, so customers can travel with peace of mind. After all, nobody wants to spend their entire holidays worrying about whether or not their car is safe back home.
Aberdeen Airport Hotels with Parking - Save pounds!
Those looking for a stress-free Aberdeen airport parking option should consider booking an airport hotel with parking. Airport hotels with parking can work out cheaper than paying for on-airport parking on its own.
Aberdeen Airport Park & Ride - Bus services to the airport
Airport park and ride services offer you safe, secure airport parking with the additional bonus of a free transfer to the airport terminal thrown in.
Aberdeen Parking Extras - additional services at Aberdeen airport
Airparks and Holiday Extras have produced a range of popular travel and holiday products designed to make any trip abroad a stress free and inexpensive experience.
Aberdeen Off-Airport Parking - cheaper car parking
The Aberdeen Airpark car park is a great choice for off-airport parking at Aberdeen Airport. It is well-located, within a short transfer of the airport and offers 250 spaces.
Aberdeen On-Airport Parking - Book parking near the terminal
Pre-booking a car parking space with Airparks can save you time and money, and provide a stress-free start to your journey from Aberdeen Airport this year.
Cheap Aberdeen Airport Parking - cheap car parking at Aberdeen
Cheap Aberdeen Airport Parking - When flying from Aberdeen Airport this year, why pay the high gate prices at the car parks on the day? Just pre-book your car park space with Airparks and enjoy savings of up to 60%!
Disabled Parking at Aberdeen Airport - car park facilities
The Official Long Stay on-airport car park at Aberdeen Airport is a good option for disabled customers looking for convenient parking at great value. The car park has designated parking bays for Blue Badge holders situated next to the car park exit.
Aberdeen Airport Parking Frequently Asked Questions
Need to know about our best price guarantee or what to do if you have to alter your booking? Check our our FAQs for Aberdeen airport parking.
Last Minute Parking at Aberdeen Airport - Cutting costs
No matter how late you have left it; even if it's the day of your flight, you can still make savings by pre-booking online rather than turning up and paying on the gate at the car park.
Aberdeen Airport Long Stay- On airport car parking
Aberdeen Long Stay is a conveniently located on-airport car park. Offering long-stay parking with a minimum stay of four days, it's great for a short break or a long trip. Pre-book with Airparks today and make considerable savings.
Aberdeen Airport by Road vs rail, coach or taxi
Of all the ways that you can get to Aberdeen airport, taking your own car is by far the most convenient option. You can leave whenever you like, will have enough room for all of your luggage, and wont have to pay the earth either
Save Money Parking At Aberdeen Airport - Tips from Airparks
Airparks are committed to providing the highest quality airport parking around at an affordable price, so were happy to let you in on a few handy tips of how to make your Aberdeen airport parking cheaper.
Top Tips - Useful advice for parking at Aberdeen airport
Airparks offer both on and off-airport parking at Aberdeen Airport, so whether your priority is convenience or price, we have something for you.
Transfers at Aberdeen Airport Car Parks - transfers to terminal
Services such as transfer buses on demand and courtesy transfers mean you can be assured of a reliable stress free transfer when you book with Airparks.
Travelling With Children - taking children to Aberdeen Airport
The best way to avoid most of the hassle associated with travelling with children is to be well prepared for your journey in advance, and Airparks allow you to do this by pre-booking your Aberdeen Airport parking, as well as a range of other services.
Why Book With Airparks - good reasons to choose Airparks
There are lots of good reasons to book Aberdeen Airport parking with Airparks. Our Best Price Guarantee policy for example ensures customers can obtain the lowest prices when booking airport parking.
Aberdeen Airport Hotels
Aberdeen Britannia Hotel
The Britannia Aberdeen Airport hotel is a three star modern hotel, close to the international airport and business centers with transfers to and from the airport on request.
Aberdeen Marriott Hotel
The Marriott is a comfortably modern 4 star hotel situated only 10 minutes from Aberdeen Airport. When flying from Aberdeen Airport, a stopover at the Marriott is perfect for relaxation.
Aberdeen Thistle Hotel
The Thistle is a luxurious 4 star hotel just minutes away from Aberdeen Airport. Situated within walking distance of Aberdeen Airport and a short drive away from the city centre.
Aberdeen Airport Lounges
Aberdeen Servisair Lounge
Pre book the The Servisair Lounge at Aberdeen Airport with Airparks Service online today to avoid the hustle and bustle of the public departure lounge.
Aberdeen Airport Directions
Aberdeen Airport Directions
Located on the A947 off the A96, Aberdeen airport is well sign-posted from all directions.
Aberdeen Britannia Hotel Directions
The Britannia Hotel is on the A96 just south of Aberdeen Airport.
Aberdeen Marriott Hotel Directions
The Aberdeen Marriott hotel is immediately opposite Aberdeen airport on the A947.
Aberdeen Thistle Hotel Directions
Aberdeen airport is just yards away from the Thistle hotel in Argyll Road.