Bismarck airport (BIS)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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Bismarck Municipal Airport, opened on June 1931, serves Burleigh County, in the state of North Dakota. It basically operates with domestic flights to several destinations within the country.

Official Website:
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 3:30 am to 0:30 am.
Annual passenger traffic: 270,000 passengers went through it in 2016.
Tel: +1 701 355 1800.


The airport is located 8 km (5 miles) southeast from Bismarck's financial district.

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What services does Bismarck airport (BIS) facilities include

The airport has ATMs, workstations with internet and free Wi-Fi access.

Food and Drinks- There are coffee shops on the first and second floor of the terminal and vending machines on the first level and the boarding area.
Shopping- Gift shop with souvenirs and magazines on the second level.
Baggage- Trolleys free of charge in the baggage reclaim area and next to the main departure doors. Enquiries about missing luggage can be made at the airport's security office (Tel +1 701 355 1810).
Other Services- Aviation hall of fame, nursing station.


Accommodation near Bismarck airport (BIS)

Some of the nearby hotels provide shuttle services for their guests.

EverSpring Inn & Suites (3.4 km/2.1 miles)
Expressway Suites (3.5 km/2.2 miles)
Ramkota Hotel (3.5 km/2.2 miles)
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Bismarck South (3.6 km/2.2 miles)
Radisson Hotel Bismarck (3.9 km/2.4 miles)


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Public and private transportation

Bus - The Green-3 route from Capital Area Transit (Tel +1 701 258 6817) operates from Monday to Saturday between 7:00 am and 7:00 pm and runs to the city centre (15 minutes), stopping at U-Mary Main Campus, UTTC Wellness Center, Cash Wise and Front Avenue Shelter. The fare is USD1.50.
Jefferson Bus Lines (Tel +1 800 451 5333) provides transportation from downtown Bismarck to Fargo and Billings, with several stops along the way.

Taxi - Outside the terminal there are cabs from D-Cab Shuttle (Tel +1 701 690 8625), Metro Area Taxi (Tel +1 701 667 4567), Taxi 9000 (Tel +1 701 223 9000), Bismarck Yellow Cab (Tel +1 701 204 3993), Central States Dispatch (Tel +1 888 321 3222) and Dakota Taxi (Tel +1 701 989 8676 / 8888). The trip to downtown Bismarck takes around 10 minutes.


Car rental agencies

There are offices from the following companies inside the terminal:

(Tel +1 701 255 0707 - Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 am to 0:30 am, Saturday from 10:00 am to 10:30 pm, Sunday from 10:00 am to 0:30 am)
Enterprise (Tel +1 701 258 2636 - weekdays from 9:00 am to 0:00 am, Saturday from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm, Sunday from 10:00 am to 0:00 am)
Hertz (Tel +1 701 223 3977 - Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 am to 0:00 am, Saturday from 10:00 am to 9:00 pm, Sunday from 10:00 am to 0:00 am)


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Parking services at Bismarck airport (BIS)

There are different parking areas in front of the terminal building. More information: Tel +1 701 250 6790. Fees

Short-Term Lot - The first 20 minutes have no charge.
Long-Term Lot - Dedicated for long stays.
Economy Lot - Budget car park, only with credit card.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

The enclosure provides access ramps and adapted toilets. Passengers requiring additional assistance can contact their individual airlines or the airport administrative office (Tel +1 701 355 1808).

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Latest updates: March 21, 2020