Ensuring our passenger’s safety is our utmost priority – below is a list of important considerations to keep in mind when travelling TO Benbecula Airport:
What safety measures must I adhere to at the airport?
You will be asked to use the supplied sanitiser on your hands before entering the terminal building after alighting the aircraft.
You will also be asked to observe 2-metre physical (social) distancing and directional guidelines throughout the airport at all times.
Will someone direct me when I arrive at the airport?
You will be met by a customer service representative or airline representative at the entrance to the terminal once you land. They will explain the processes to be followed as you move through the terminal.
Do I need to wear a face covering within the terminal?
Yes, in line with current guidance you will be required to wear a face covering from the moment you enter the terminal building until you depart the destination airport at the end of your journey.
Will I be required to undergo a temperature check upon landing into the airport?
No, the advice from the UK and Scottish governments, and Health Protection Scotland, is that temperature checks are not currently required at our airports.
If I require special assistance, will this still be available?
Yes. Please contact Loganair 0344 8002855 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also contact Logabair Customer Service staff at Benbecula Airport by telephoning the Information Desk on 01870 602310.
Will the Airport café be open?
The café is currently closed. We hope it will open in the near future, albeit in a limited capacity. We will provide further information when we can.
Are the toilet and washroom facilities open in the terminal building?
Yes – the toilets are available for use, though due to the small configuration these areas are restricted to one person at a time to meet physical distancing measures. The only exception is in the disabled toilet when assistance is required.
Will bus services operate from the airport?
Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar operate and manage the bus route for the airport. Currently all public bus services are suspended. Please check the Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar website.
Will taxis be available when I arrive?
Yes, the taxi firms listed below are still operating to and from Benbecula airport; however, pre-booking is essential.
- Buchannan’s Taxis – 01870 602277 – One passenger at time
- MacVicars Taxis – 01870 603197 – One passenger at a time, four passengers maximum in a minibus.
Will the car hire desk still be operating within the terminal building?
- At present Car Hire Hebrides are not operating their desk at the airport. However, you can arrange car hire by calling them directly on 01851 706500.
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