Bermuda L. F. Wade International Airport Guide (BDA)

Airport info
Code: BDA
Address:
3 Cahow Way, St George's DD 03, Bermuda
Location:

Bermuda L. F. Wade International Airport is situated on St David’s Island, 5km (3 miles) southwest of St George’s and 16km (9 miles) to the northeast of Bermuda's capital city, Hamilton.

No. of terminals: 1 Dialling code: +1 441
Telephone:
+1 441 293 2470
Timezone: GMT -04:00

Operating flights to Europe and North America, the L. F. Wade International Airport is the only international airport in Bermuda. Our Bermuda L. F. Wade International Airport guide includes contact details and information on terminal facilities, public transportation and local hotels.

 

Information

The information desk is centrally located in the arrivals hall.

Email address: 
dao@gov.bm
Driving directions

From Hamilton, take the North Shore Road to Cahow Way. After continuing onto the Causeway, follow the signs along the road to the airport. The totally drive time should be around 25 minutes.

 

Public Transport

Public transport road

 

Bus: Frequent buses (tel: +1 441 292 3851; www.gov.bm) serve the departures area, with routes that go throughout the island. These public buses are not always practical for travellers with plenty of luggage or for the physically disabled. The fare to both destinations from the airport is $3.50
Shuttle: Minibuses can be hired by prior arrangement. These can be more practical for passengers with luggage. Bee Line Transport (tel: +1 411 293 0303; www.beelinetransportltd.com) is one of the few operators available.
Taxi: Metered taxis are available from the taxi rank outside the terminal building.

 

Terminal facilities

Money

There are ATMs on both floors of the terminal building.

Communication

Free Wi-Fi access is available throughout the terminal. Mobile device charging facilities are also available.

Food

A small selection of snack bars, as well as a sports bar and a bistro café serve a variety of dishes within the terminal building.

Shopping

There are several shops at the airport, including duty-free outlets selling liquor, tobacco, cosmetics, perfumes and toiletries. Vendors also offer magazines, books, souvenirs, jewellery and clothing

Luggage

Luggage trolleys are free and are situated at handy points within the terminal. A lost and found service (tel: +1 441 293 2470) is also available to assist with missing luggage queries.

Other

For those with some time to spare, there are children's play areas and an art gallery within the terminal complex.

Airport facilities

Conference and business

An executive lounge is available to first-class passengers in the U.S Departures area, and a British Airways Business Lounge is located in International Departures. A number of Bermuda's larger hotels and resorts offer meeting and conference facilities

Disabled facilities

Transportation and assistance for disabled passengers is available when boarding and disembarking the aircraft.

Car parking

Short- and long-term parking (tel: +1 441 293 2470) is provided at Bermuda L. F. Wade International Airport – all car parks are pay and display.

Car rental

Visitors to Bermuda are not permitted to hire cars. It is, however, possible to hire scooters: several operators in St George's and Hamilton offer these services, including Elbow Beach Cycles (tel: +1 441 296 2300;www.elbowbeachcycles.com) and Oleander Cycles (tel: +1 441 297 0478;www.oleandercycles.bm).

Hotels

There are no on-site hotels at Bermuda L. F. Wade International Airport. Information on accommodation options in St George's and further afield can be found from the Bermuda Hotel Association (www.experiencebermuda.com).


Grotto Bay Beach Resort

+1 441 293 8333

The upmarket Grotto Bay Beach Resort is located a short distance from Bermuda L. F. Wade International Airport, across the Causeway. The resort offers a range of sports and leisure facilities, as well as a spa, a choice of dining options and its own private beach.

11 Blue Hole Hill, Hamilton Parish, CR04, Bailey's Bay, Bermuda

Fourways Inn

+1 441 236 6517

Located towards the south of the island, though still only 20 minutes from the airport, the Fourways Inn provides a number of private cottages nestled in a vibrant green garden. The resort also offers an on-site gourmet restaurant and large swimming pool.

1 Middle Road, Paget, PG BX, Bermuda, Bermuda

Brightside Guest Apartments

+1 441 292 8410 

This family-orientated apartment complex is located close to the airport and offers basic but well-maintained budget accommodation. The apartments offer free internet access, and are all within walking distance of a number of good local eateries. The beach is a short bus ride away.

38 Northshore Road, Flatts Village, FL07, Flatts Village, Bermuda
Visa and passport information is updated regularly and is correct at the time of publishing. You should verify critical travel information independently with the relevant embassy before you travel.