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Jersey Airport Departures Information

Jersey Airport is a small airport with one terminal located in Saint Peter serving the Channel Island of Jersey. In the departures lounge there is a small selection of shops including World Duty Free, Health Span, Hapi and Jersey Pearls. For a bite to eat or drinks before your flight there is The Island Coffee Shop, The Island Market, and The Bar, Free Wi-Fi access is available throughout the airport.

When to check in at Jersey Airport?

The check-in desks at Jersey Airport open 3 to 2.5 hours before the scheduled flight departure time. Aer Lingus and British Airways check in desks close 45 minutes before the flight, Jet2 check in closes 40 minutes before, and Air Berlin, Blue Islands and Flybe all close 30 minutes before the flight time. All airlines have online check-in facilities so you can check in before heading to the airport, having checked in once you arrive at the airport you can head straight through to security checks and the departures lounge.

If you're flying with Easyjet be aware that the only check-in options available are online or mobile app check-in. Check is open from 30 days to 2 hours before the flight, and bag drop desks close 40 minutes before the scheduled departure time.

Jersey Airport Arrivals Information

If you're meeting friends and family at Jersey Airport you can check the latest flight arrival time on the table above.
In the Jersey Airport Arrivals Hall there is The Aviator Café, ideal for those waiting for a flight to arrive, or for refreshments before you make the next leg of your journey. Wi-Fi is available in the Arrivals Terminal.
There are no hotels at Jersey Airport, however there are hotels nearby in St Brelede 2km south of the airport. These can be reached by taxi from the airport.

Pick up and drop off at Jersey Airport

When dropping friends and family off at Jersey Airport you can use the drop off zone which is directly in front of the terminal entrance. You can stay here for a maximum of 10 minutes which is ideal for those dropping off, or picking up passengers who have already arrived at the airport. You must remain with your car at all times, this can get busy during peak periods so allow extra time for any potential queues.

If you want to meet your friends and family in the Arrivals Hall you will need to use one of the car parks. The most convenient is the Arrivals Car Park, directly in front of the Arrivals exit. This is 70p per 30 minutes.

Where should I park at the airport?

Jersey Airport has one main car park for those travelling to the airport by car. The long stay car park is a short walk from the entrance of the departures terminal. Parking here costs 70p per 30 minutes.

How to get to and from Jersey Airport

Jersey Airport is located on the east of the island in Saint Peter and 8km from Saint Helier, the main town on the island. Cars and buses are the only way to get around the island.

Jersey Airport by car

Travelling to Jersey Airport from Saint Helier will take approximately 12 minutes, travelling via the A1 and the A2.
Car hire from Jersey Airport is ideal for those looking for the flexibility to explore the island at their own pace, giving you the opportunity to reach some of the more secluded villages and beaches. Car hire companies operating at Jersey Airport are Hertz, Avis and Europcar.

The Jersey Airport postcode for those using sat-nav is JE1 1BY.

Jersey Airport by bus/coach

Buses are the only public transport available in Jersey and with often limited services outside of the summer months its important to plan in advance.
Liberty Buses operate bus services on the island, the only route which serves the airport is Route 15. This runs from the airport to Liberation Station in Saint Helier with multiple stops en-route, departures are every 15 minutes with a total journey time of 35 minutes. A single fixed fare is in operation this is £2.
The bus stops are outside of the departures entrance and the Arrivals Hall exit.

Jersey Airport by bicycle

If you're travelling to Jersey Airport by bicycle there is free parking for bicycles in the long stay car park.

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