About Bastia Poretta Airport (BIA)

Bastia Poretta Airport is located at the northern end of the French Mediterranean island of Corsica, and is one of the principal airports on the island. Our Bastia Airport guide includes airport contact details as well as information relating to terminal facilities, public transport access and nearby accommodation options.


The information desk (tel: +33 4 9554 5454) is located in the main hall of the terminal, and also offers tourist information about the island.


Driving directions:

From Bastia, head south on Territoriale 20 (T20) and merge left onto the D207. From here take another left onto the D507, which leads directly to the airport terminal. The total drive time from central Bastia to the airport is approximately 28 minutes.

Airport Info

, Route de l'Aéroport, Lucciana, 20290

The airport is located 17km (11 miles) southeast of Bastia.

No. of terminals:

+33 4 9554 5454

Public Transport

Public transport road:

Bus:Regular shuttle buses (tel: +33 4 9531 0665) operate between the airport and Bastia city centre (journey time: 35 minutes; fare: €9). From central Bastia it is possible to take trains and long-distance buses to all areas of Corsica.

Taxi:Cabs (tel: +33 4 9536 0465; are available immediately outside Arrivals. Journey time into central Bastia is about 25-30 minutes, and fares range from €40-60.

Terminal facilities


There is an ATM in the main hall of the terminal.


There is a fast food restaurant with licensed bar located in Arrivals. Drinks vending machines are also placed throughout the airport.


There are three shops in Departures, offering souvenirs, local crafts, and tobacco products.


Baggage trolleys are available at the airport. For lost and found luggage enquires, contact the main information desk (tel: +33 4 9554 5454).


Other services at Bastia Poretta Airport include an infirmary and baby changing facilities in some toilets.

Airport facilities

Disabled facilities:

The airport is fully accessible, with lifts, disabled toilets, and designated parking close to the terminal. Passengers who may require additional assistance are advised to contact their airline before travelling.

Car parking:

The airport has two parking lots, one for short-term stays and the other for long-term stays. The first 15 minutes of parking is free of charge in both lots.

Car rental:

International car rental companies represented at the airport include Europcar, Hertz and Sixt, as well as several local outfits.