Flights from Ireland West Airport Knock to Bristol
Flight information Ireland West Airport Knock to Bristol
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Average flight time, total distance 499 kilometres
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This information is correct as of March 2016
Airlines that fly from Knock to Bristol
Currently Aer Lingus and KLM offer flights from Knock to Bristol
Terminal Information – Departing
Knock Airport is just 3 miles from Charlestown in County Mayo and 12 miles from the village of Knock. Buses, taxis and car hire are all available to make the short journey to the airport. Bus 64 takes travellers from the airport to Galway, Sligo and Derry, the 438 heads to Ballina and the 440 goes via Westport and Achill Island. All buses depart from outside the airport terminal.
Inside there is a choice of shopping ranging from fashion stores and gift shops to a large duty free area and shops for those last minute travel essentials. In the airport there is free WiFi available, baby changing facilities, currency exchange desks, bars, restaurants and cafes in which a bite to eat, a gift shop, cash machine and an executive lounge for business travellers.
Terminal Information – Arriving
Bristol Airport is well connected to the city centre with the Airport Flyer Express Bus linking the airport to the main train station in just 30 minutes. There are also local buses and coaches that connect the airport to the centre and to cities beyond Bristol. Taxis and car hire are also available.
There is an excellent choice of shops in which to buy last minute travel essentials, duty free itesm like fragrances, tobaccos, sweets and alcohol, as well as electronic items, sportswear and fashions, toiletries and books and newspapers. There are places to eat including coffee shops, fast food outlets, a restaurant and bar. Bristol Airport gives customers 30 minutes of free Wi-Fi as well as currency exchange desks, baby changing facilities, airport parking and an airport lounge.
You need your passport with you when you’re flying out with the UK. There are printers in the check-in area of KnockAirport, so there is no need to panic if you forget to print your boarding pass. If you have a smartphone you can store your boarding card electronically on your phone. Security can scan the e-barcode so you don’t need to worry about paper at all.
We recommend leaving plenty of time at the airport, so try not to arrive any later than one hour before your flight is due to depart. Queues at security are longer at weekends and during school holidays, so it’s worth giving yourself extra time.
What to expect in Bristol
Bristol is a famously ‘green’ and ‘hippyish’ city with a fantastic alternative scene. It boasts a lively and eclectic nightlife with live music, great bars and a huge choice of restaurants including many vegetarian and vegan options. There are beautiful outdoor spaces in which to walk or cycle and enjoy family friendly activities during the day as well as architectural marvels to see like the iconic Clifton Suspension Bridge, the Cabot Tower and the wonderful Harbour, today a hive of activity. From Georgian architecture and castles to chamber music, all night clubs and comedy venues and Victorian theatre in the Bristol Hippodrome, Bristol has it all! Being the home of Banksy and Wallace and Gromit, it’s clear that Bristol is a capital of creativity and has plenty of museums, galleries and visiting exhibitions to show for it.
Located in southern England, Bristol is one of the warmest UK cities with mild winters, however there can be a lot of rain from November to February. Summers are often long and sunny with plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy. Bristol is also a reasonably priced city to visit. When eating out there is an excellent choice of budget friendly options including vegetarian and vegan places where dinner for two costs less than £20*. Accommodation suits every budget and includes hostels and budget hotels as well as luxury options and family run B&Bs.
*Prices subject to change
Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.