Jersey Airport is a relatively small, but very modern airport. There are two terminals, the old terminal for arriving flights and the newer terminal for departing flights. The two terminals are at walking distance.
IATA airport code: JER
ICAO airport code: EGJJ
There are no trains on Jersey.
Car and bus
The airport is situated at 7 kilometers northwest of St. Helier, Jersey's capital. The airport is easily accessible by rental car. From St. Helier's center you drive west via the A1 or the A2. Subsequently you can take La Route de Beaumont or La Route des Genets to the B36, which runs past the airport's entrance.
There's a bus stop outside the Arrivals Hall. Bus 15 connects the airport with St. Helier via St. Aubin's Village. More information on the website of bus company Connex Transport (Tel. +44(0)1534 877 772).
Car rental Jersey Airport
You can find counters of car rental companies in the Arrivals Hall. Two rental companies are present at Jersey Airport: Hertz and Europcar. Avis has an office just outside the airport. You can also book a rental car in advance by using the service provided by EasyTerra; they compare the rates of several providers in a single quote.
Outside the Arrivals Hall there are taxis which all have a meter. A taxi ride to the capital St. Helier costs about £12.
The short-term parking lot lies outside the Arrivals Hall. You pay £0.60 per half hour. The long-term parking lot is located outside the Departure Hall. Here you pay £0.60 per hour.
There are no hotels at Jersey Airport, but there are several accommodations nearby, like St Brelades Bay Hotel (Tel. +44(0)1534 746 141). Hotels in St. Helier include The Royal Yacht Hotel & Spa (Tel. +44(0)1534 720 511), the Apollo Hotel (Tel. +44(0)1534 725 441), Hotel Savoy (Tel. +44(0)1534 727 521) and Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel (Tel. +44(0)1534 671 100). For more hotels and to book online, you can go to Booking.com. They offer a large range of hotels, at competitive internet rates.
Shops and restaurants
The number of eating and drinking facilities at Jersey Airport is limited, but the quality is good: a small restaurant, a bar (simply called The Bar), a Starbucks coffee shop, and in the Arrivals Hall the World News Cafe. The duty-free shop is quite big. In addition Jersey Airport offers a WH Smith Bookstore, a jeweler and a nice store with wines and kitchen gadgets (including nice crockery).
You cannot store baggage at Jersey Airport. You can inquire about lost objects via telephone number +44(0)1534 499 620.
Next to the check-in desk in the Departure Hall there's an information desk for inquiries about Jersey Airport, flight schedules and airport services.
British Airways and Flybe have VIP lounges at Jersey Airport. Apart from refreshments and snacks they offer basic facilities like faxing and copying. Extensive business facilities, including meeting space and conference rooms, are offered by the larger hotels in the capital St. Helier (see Hotels).
The Arrivals and Departure Halls as well as the shops and restaurants are on the ground floor, making Jersey Airport very accessible for the disabled. There are adapted toilets, low-hanging telephones and facilities for the hearing-impaired. On the short-term parking lot places have been reserved for disabled travelers.
You'll find banks, exchange offices and ATM's scattered around the terminal. There are also a post office and a silence room. You can use the wireless internet (Wi-Fi) 30 minutes for free, after that you pay 2 pounds. There are several internet kiosks. The First Aid station can be found in the Departure Hall. Smoking is only permitted in special smoking areas outside the terminal building.