Welcome to Bristol: Your gateway to the South West and South Wales
Enjoy the convenience of flying into the UK's fifth largest regional airport, with the cities of Bristol and Bath right on the doorstep.By arriving into Bristol Airport, you are entering one of the most beautiful parts of the UK, with the cities of Bristol and Bath on your doorstep and the Cotswolds, South West and South Wales within easy reach.
One of the most important commercial and cultural centres of the UK, the cosmopolitan capital of the South West, Bristol is a cool yet laid back city offering 1,000 years of fascinating history. It’s one of the UK’s most green cities, named European Green Capital for 2015. Nearby, the UNESCO World Heritage city of Bath is simply stunning with elegant architecture and natural hot springs.
Within an hour’s drive you could be hitting the shops in Cardiff and beaches of South Wales, or enjoying the beautiful Somerset countryside and coastline. Explore the majestic Cotswolds famous for hundreds of honey-colour limestone villages in a beautiful rural setting or be astounded by the historic Stonehenge and city of Salisbury.
Go further afield and in just two hours you could be enjoying the peace and tranquillity of Devon, the picturesque Jurassic coast of Dorset and the 300 miles of coastline and natural beauty of Cornwall.