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City of Derry Airport



Direct flights from Glasgow International, London Stansted, Liverpool; seasonal flights from Faro and Alicante.


Air Routes


Airport Information

City of Derry Airport , Belfast International Airport and Belfast City Airport.

Scheduled air services operate from nearly all major UK airports. There are many direct flights from major European cities. Major airlines operate scheduled services from the US and Canada to Belfast International Airport via UK and Republic of Ireland airports. 

City of Derry Airport (LDY)

City of Derry Airport is conveniently located 7miles northeast of Derry-Londonderry in Northern Ireland, on the shores of Lough Foyle.  The Airport lies alongside the A2 road between Derry-Londonderry and Coleraine, approximately 20 minutes by road from the centre of the City.  Derry-Londonderry, was the first UK City of Culture and is one of the best cities in the world to visit; according to the Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2013, which stated: “this vibrant historic walled city is undergoing a renaissance”.  

City of Derry Airport serves as the main gateway to the entire North West of Ireland situated a short drive from the World Heritage Site, the Giant’s Causeway and the border of Donegal, an area of renowned outstanding natural beauty along the coast, and the starting point to the famous Wild Atlantic Way touring route.  


City of Derry Airport currently serves 4 destinations across the UK and Europe, namely London, Glasgow International, Liverpool and Majorca.  In 2016/17 approximately 300,000 passengers are forecast to use the airport.  Corporate Aviation facilities including a hangar for aircraft parking are located on the airfields western apron as the airport operates its own FBO and Corporate handling services.

Airport Road, Eglinton
BT47 3GY
T: (028) 7181 0784
F: (028) 7181 1426

E: info@cityofderryairport.com

Other Airports

Belfast International Airport (BFS)

Airport Road Belfast, BT29 4AB
T: 028 9448 4848

Located approx 75 minutes from Derry City centre, Belfast International Airport is the principle airport for Northern Ireland carrying over 5million passengers every year serving over 50 destinations across Great Britain, Europe, USA and Canada. The airport's central location allows easy access to and from Derry/Londonderry with a regular bus service - Airporter.

George Best Belfast City Airport: 
Tel: (028) 9093 9093

Located just 90 minutes from Derry City Centre, the City Airport is served by the major airlines with direct flights from the main UK destinations.

NB An excellent daily Airporter Bus Service operates from both Belfast International and George Best Belfast City Airport www.airporter.co.uk to Derry City Centre.

Dublin Airport: 
Tel: +353 (0) 1814 1111

Located less than a four hour drive from Derry, Dublin airport has scheduled services from most UK destinations, European destinations, Canada and the United States.

1 Bay Road, Culmore Road, BT48 7SH
Tel: (028) 71269996


Airporter provides a direct coach service connecting Derry/Londonderry with the two Belfast Airports.The award winning service can be booked online and offers on board free WiFi across its fleet of luxury coaches. In addition to scheduled services to the Belfast airports, Airporter offers private hire options for groups of all sizes.

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