Located on the eastern coast of the Italian Peninsula, Bari Airport is a popular airbase for holidaymakers and business people alike. A car hire from Bari Airport grants quick and easy access to one of the largest economic centres in Italy. Choose from a vast fleet of cars available at competitive rates and set off on your trip to the Apulia region and visit the cities of Naples or Brindisi.
Bari Airport (BRI)
Official name: Bari Karol Wojtyła Airport, Italian: Aeroporto di Bari-Karol Wojtyła. The airport was named after Pope John Paul II.
Address: Viale Enzo Ferrari, 70128 Bari, Italy.
Airlines operating at Bari Airport: There are numerous airlines serving the airport, the main ones include Aliatia, Air Berlin, easyJet, Ryanair, and Wizzair. Flights to the UK are operated by easyJet and Ryanair. British Airlines offer seasonal connections to London Gatwick.
The airport consists of one terminal building with arrivals on the ground floor and departures on the ground and first floor. A viewing area, as well as some of the travel facilities, are located on the second floor.
Car hire desks are located on the ground floor on the right-hand side of the arrivals hall. Have your voucher, credit card and driving licence ready to pick up the car. Check the vehicle for any existing damage and verify the fuel level. Upon drop-off, the car will be inspected for any new damage and fuel.
Car hire desks operating hours
|Alamo by Enterprise||Monday to Sunday 8am-11pm|
|Avis||Monday to Sunday 7:30am-11:30pm|
|Europcar||Monday to Sunday 8am-11:59pm|
|Goldcar||Monday to Sunday 8am-11:59pm|
|Hertz||Monday to Sunday 8am-11:59pm|
|Keddy||Monday to Sunday 8am-11:59pm|
|Locauto||Monday to Sunday 8am-11pm|
|Sicilybycar||Monday to Sunday 8am-11pm|
|Sixt||Monday to Friday 7:30am-11:30pm
|Interrent||Monday to Sunday 8am-11:59pm|
Shops and restaurants are located on the land and airside at Bari Airport. Stationary, jewellery, watches and fashion boutiques are located on the landside as well as a wine bar, and cafeteria. Airside offers beachwear, souvenirs, fashion duty-free shops, and bars. There is free WiFi connection to the Internet throughout the terminal building. ATM's are located in the departure lounge and the arrivals area. Currency exchange is found on the arrivals floor.
The airport is located five miles northwest from downtown Bari. The best way to arrive at the city centre is by car hire from Bari Airport; the drive takes approximately 20 minutes with light traffic. Please visit our Italy driving guide for traffic rules information. Other transportation options include the bus number 16, run by the local AMTAB company, Tempesta shuttle bus and local taxis.
Parking facilities are situated in front of the terminal. The car hire car park is located to the east of the airport building. In downtown Bari there are ZTL zones (limited traffic zone) which you cannot enter with your car hire, unless your hotel is situated in one of them and the hotel staff registers your car number to the police. On-street parking is available along the blue and white lines. The first is paid, the latter is free. There are also paid public car parks in different parts of the city.
Viale Enzo Ferrari
Bari, Italy 70128
IATA Code: BRI
IACO Code: LIBD
General Information: Bari airport serves the city of Bari and is approximately 5 miles northwest of the city centre.