Cardiff Airport (CWL) is the busiest airport in Wales and has been under the ownership of the Welsh Government since March 2013, operating at an arm's length as a commercial business.
Cardiff Airport Guide has been developed to provide a handy reference for those traveling to, from or through Cardiff Airport. The airport provides a wide range of facilities including those for business, children and disabled travelers. Public transportation to and from the airport is reliable and frequent with a choice of trains, coaches, taxis and car hire.
The airport has one terminal which sees over 1 million passengers travel through to over 50 direct destinations each year.
It’s always advisable to allow yourself plenty of time to check-in and so we suggest the below timings to give yourself adequate time;
· International flights – check-in 3 hours prior to departure
· European flights – check-in 2 hours prior to departure
· Domestic flights – check-in 90 minutes prior to departure
Boarding usually begins around 45 minutes before departure.