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Guernsey Airport - Route from Car Park to Aircraft

Guernsey Airport, La Villiaze, Forest, Guernsey, GY8 0DS

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Guernsey Airport Information

Main Car Park to Departures Entrance

  • After parking in the main car park, there is path exiting the car park.
  • Follow the path for approximately 10m, the path merges with the main path.
  • After approximately 40m the path leads to a crossing point with dropped kerbs, the dropped kerbs have tactile paving.
  • The crossing point gives access to to the terminal building.
  • After crossing, passengers turn left and follow the path for approximately 20m to the Departures Entrances.

Bus Stop and Taxi Rank to Departures Entrance

Overflow Car Park and Car Hire Drop Off to Departures Entrance

  • After parking in the overflow car park, there is tarmac area leading to a crossing point.
  • The crossing point has dropped kerbs, the dropped kerbs have tactile paving.
  • The crossing point gives access from the overflow car park to the path in front of terminal building.
  • After crossing, follow the path for approximately 95m to the Departures Entrances.
  • The surface of the path is block paving.

Departures Entrance - Check In Desks

  • After entering the airport via the Departures Entrance into the main concourse, the check in desks are located directly ahead after you enter.
  • There is step free access from the entrance to the desks.
  • There is a roped off queuing system, passengers requiring assistance can bypass this is needed.
  • A member of staff can provide assistance with baggage at the desks.
  • There is seating available within the main concourse.
  • The surface of the main concourse is vinyl.

Check In Desks to Departures Lounge (via Security)

  • After passengers have checked in any baggage, they are directed to security.
  • Security is located to the right of the check in desks.
  • Security is approximately 5m from the nearest check in desk.
  • There is step free access from the check in desks to security.
  • A member of staff can provide assistance throughout security and there is alternative route around the security barrier for wheelchair users.
  • After passing through security, there is step free access into the departures lounge.

Departures Lounge to Departures Gates

  • Once in the Departure Lounge, there is step free access to the departure gates.
  • There are 5 departure gates.
  • The nearest departure gate is approximately 10m from Security.
  • There are clear pathways between the seating leading to each gate.
  • The departure gates are automatic doors and are 100cm wide.
  • The gates are held open when passengers are boarding.

Departure Gates to Aircraft

  • After passing through the Departure Gates, there is a covered walkway.
  • The covered walkway leads to a number of automatic doors which give access to the apron.
  • The automatic doors are 150cm wide.
  • The automatic doors are held open when passengers are boarding the aircraft.
  • There is step free access across the apron to the aircraft.
  • The distance to the aircraft will vary depending on the departure gate.
  • Depending on the type of aircraft, there are 2 different types of equipment to overcome the steps onto the aircraft.
  • For the propeller planes there is a stair climber chair available.
  • For the jet engine planes there is an ambulift available.
  • Once onboard procedures will vary depending on the airline, before booking contact the airline to find out more information.