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Bloemfontein Airport Guide

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In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Bloemfontein Airport Guide with info on WiFi, lounges, facilities and services....and yes, even the name of a hotel near the airport in case you decide that sleeping in the airport is not for you!

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Airport Overview

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To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down of what to expect during your time at Bloemfontein Airport.

What to Expect

  • The airport is a single, small terminal building that’s easy to navigate.
  • Free WiFi is available. See WiFi in the airport guide below.

Where to Sleep

  • As of May 2017, we have no reviews from travellers who have used this airport. Write a review to help future travellers!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport within walking distance; none provide airport shuttle service. See our Airport Hotel section below for more info.

Good to Know

  • Economy class travellers can pay to access one airport lounge. See our Airport Lounges section for locations and rates.

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Bloemfontein Airport Information

In this guide we may refer to locations as "landside" and "airside". Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

If you are an economy class traveller, you can enter these lounges at Bloemfontein airport either by purchasing a lounge pass or through a membership program. Visit the individual lounge page for more details (ie. facilities, hours, pass and membership information):

» Buy a Lounge Pass

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Airport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available at the boarding areas of Bloemfontein Airport for 4 hours or 1GB. Connect to the "Airports@vast" network. For more than 4 hours, WiFi is available on a pay as you go basis.

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Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Bloemfontein Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

To find a cheap room, there is a list of hotels near Bloemfontein Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price.

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More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

  • ATMs / Cash Machines - Yes, Nedbank provides an ATM (landside, left side) .
  • Baby Care Facilities - Baby changing facilities are available in all women’s restrooms.
  • Car Rentals - Yes, see our Airport Transportation section below.
  • Duty Free & Shopping - No duty free shop. The airport has an electronics shop in the ground floor of the terminal building.
  • Food & Drinks - The airport has a restaurant and a sweet shop.
  • Information Desk - Location: Arrivals Hall. Hours: 5:45AM - 8:00PM (Mon-Fri), 8:30AM - 4:00PM (Sat), and 8:30AM - 8:00PM (Sun).
  • Medical Services - Provided at the First Aid Station (landside).
  • Mobile Phone Rentals - Available at Vodafone, on the ground floor of the terminal.
  • Smoking - There is a designated smoking lounge available airside.

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Airport Hours

Information not available. If you know the hours, please email us at guides@sleepinginairports.com and we will update the guide.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

Several companies offer car rentals directly onsite.

Shuttles and taxis

Both shuttles and taxis are available outside the terminal building. Their schedules match flight arrivals.

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Last Updated: 06 May 2017

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning and is subject to change at any time. The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors, or to add/change any items mentioned in the guide, please contact us.

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