Commuting to work
Bristol Airport employees can take advantage of discounted bus fares and travel initiatives to make the commute as easy as possible.
As a Bristol Airport employee, you have access to free car parking at work and free holiday parking.
Free travel on the Airport Flyer until the end of 2024
Bristol Airport employees and Business Partner colleagues can take advantage of free travel on the Airport Flyer bus services when travelling to/from the airport for work purposes until the end of 2024.
To be eligible for free travel, you must be in possession of either,
- a valid Bristol Airport Security ID Pass or,
- an Airport Flyer Travel Pass (if you’ve applied but not yet received your airport ID pass) or,
- a Bristol Airport Staff Travel Permit (if you do not require airport ID for your role)
The scheme should not be used for any other reason or when not on shift.
A1 (Bristol City Centre via Temple Meads)
The A1 Flyer service is available 7 days a week (except on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day). During peak times, the service operates up to every 12 minutes and provides a direct connection from Bristol Bus Station via Bristol Temple Meads Station.
The A3 Flyer service operates hourly between 02:05 and 23:05, 7 days a week (except on Public Holidays) providing a direct connection from Weston-super-Mare (Railway Station) via Worle, Congresbury and Cleeve.
Other services and initiatives
A4 Air Decker to Bath
The A4 Bath Bus service operates 7 days a week, all year round except on Christmas Day and with a variation to service times on Boxing Day and New Year's Day. The service operates hourly between 03:00 and midnight The service provides a connection from Bath via Saltford, Keynsham, and Brislington.
Bristol Airport has teamed up with the UK’s number one car share company, LiftShare, to offer a quick and simple way to find colleagues to share a lift with. To encourage employees to car share, Bristol Airport offers the following benefits for those car sharers registered with the scheme:
Priority parking space in the main Staff Car Park on days when car sharing.
Guaranteed ride home.
Cycle to Work
For shorter journeys, particularly those under 5 kilometres, cycling is an excellent way to travel to work and build in some exercise to the daily routine. Bristol Airport provides secure cycle parking facilities for employees as well as shower and changing facilities. Employees are also able to access the CycleScheme to help with purchasing a new bike.