Official Brantford Airport Web Site

Airport Features & Details  

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Airport Details

The Brantford Municipal Airport is located about 115 kilometers west of downtown Toronto and 160 kilometers (100 miles) northwest of Buffalo, NY. Conveniently, the airport is just minutes away from highway 403, making this locale easily accessible for visitors and business patrons alike.

Directions to the Brantford Municipal Airport

From Hamilton/Toronto/Niagara (via Hwy 403)

  1. Take Highway 403 Westbound to Hamilton/Brantford
  2. Continue on Highway 403 Wesbound to Brantford
  3. Continue past the King George Rd. (Highway 24) and Paris Rd. exits towards London.
  4. Exit Highway 403 at the Rest Acres Rd. (exit 27) south bound ramp.
  5. Continue south on Rest Acres Rd. past Robinson Rd.
  6. Make a left (east) on Highway 53 (Burford Road)
  7. Continue along the highway 53 (Burford Road) for approximately two kilometers.
  8. Take the first left (past all the school busses) onto Airport Rd. and follow the signs through the airport.

From Cambridge/Kitchener/Waterloo (via Hwy 24)

  1. Take Highway 24 south towards Brantford
  2. Continue on Highway 24 South
  3. In Brantford turn left at Fairview Dr.
  4. Turn right to merge onto Highway 403 westbound/Hwy 24 South
  5.  Exit Highway 403 at the Rest Acres Rd. (exit 27) south bound ramp.
  6. Continue south on Rest Acres Rd. past Robinson Rd.
  7. Make a left (east) on Highway 53 (Burford Road)
  8. Continue along the highway 53 (Burford Road) for approximately two kilometers.
  9. Take the first left (past all the school busses) onto Airport Rd. and follow the signs through the airport.

From London (via Hwy 401 & 403)

  1. Take Highway 401 east towards Toronto
  2. Make a slight right onto Highway 403 eastbound towards Hamilton/Niagara Falls/Brantford 
  3. Exit Highway 403 at the Rest Acres Rd. (exit 27) south bound ramp.
  4. Continue south on Rest Acres Rd. past Robinson Rd.
  5. Make a left (east) on Highway 53 (Burford Road)
  6. Continue along the highway 53 (Burford Road) for approximately two kilometers.
  7. Take the first left (past all the school busses) onto Airport Rd. and follow the signs through the airport.
A map of the general area around the Brantford Municipal Airport courtesy of Google
Approximate Air Distance from the Brantford Mnicipal Airport
Airport  Distance 
Toronto CYYZ  45 NM
Muskoka CYQA 120 NM
Montreal CYUL 320 NM
North Bay CYYB 200 NM
Cleveland KCLE 125 NM
Pittsburgh KPIT 160 NM
Detroit KDTW 145 NM
New York KTEB 315 NM
Chicago KORD 345 NM

Pilot Information

The following list highlights a few of the features and services offered at Brantford Municipal Airport:

Here is a look of the Brantford Municipal Airport in relation to surrounding cities.
  • Full Service FBO
  • Flight planning computers available
  • On-site Aviation Mechanics and Avionics
  • Aircraft tie-downs available: There is no short-term tie-down fee at the Brantford Municipal Airport. For a stay of longer than 30 days, a $60/month charge will apply.
  • MOGAS, 100LL and Jet-A1 FSII available
  • CANPASS airport of entry – International flights are welcome
  • Long and short-term hangar storage leases available
  • Runway lighting ARCAL type K
  • NDB/GPS and RNAV Approaches
  • Terminal Building provides complementary wireless internet WI/FI
  • Free vehicle parking
  • Crew and Pilot lounge
  • Telephone available at airfield
  • On-site restaurant and catering - The Skyway Café, open daily from 8:00am - 2:00pm
  • Rental Car, Limo, and taxi service available
  • Instrument & Avionics - Sales and Service

Instrumentation

The following is an excerpt from The Canadian Flight Supplement and is intended for reference only. Pilots should consult the latest flight publications for the most current information.

REF: N43 07 53 W80 20 23
4WSW 10° W
UTC-5(4) Elev 815’ VTA A5000 
LO6 HI5 CAP
OPR: 519-753-2521/ 1241 Reg
PF: B-1, 2 C-3,4,5,6
CUST: AOE/15 888-226-7277 PN 14-22Z
Mon-Fri exc hols
FLT PLN: FIC NOTAM FILE CYFD
London 866-WXBRIEF (Toll free within Canada) or 866-541-4104 (Toll free within Canada & USA)
FSS: W1 800-INFO FSS
SERVICES: Svc avbl 14-22Z aprx O/T PNR
FUEL: 100LL, JA-1 FSII, SP
OIL: All
S:1-,2,3,4,5,6
ICAO Code: CYFD
ATC Tel: 001 888 217 1241
Communication - ATF: Unicom ltd. hrs O/T tfc122.825
Time: UTC-5

Runway Information

Airport Runway Click to view full-size image in a new browser window.

The Brantford Municipal Airport has three asphalt runways:

  1. Runway 05 (053°)/23(233°)…5000'x100'(1,524m x 30.48m) asphalt
  2. Runway 11(108°)/29(288°)…2600'x100' (792.48m 30.48m) asphalt
  3. Runway 17(174°)/35 (354°)…2600'x100'(792.48m 30.48m) asphalt

Lighting

The Brantford Municipal Airport is equipped with variable three setting, runway edge and threshold lighting. A type-K ARCAL (Aircraft Radio Control of Aerodrome Lighting) allows for night operation of the runway lights.

Instrument Approaches

The Brantford Municipal Airport has 2 instrument approaches: A NDB/GPS overlay approach for runway 05 and a RNAV approach for runway 23.

Restaurant

The Brantford Municipal Airport features an on-site restaurant, The Skyway Café, which is open seven days a week from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Located in the Brantford Flight Centre, it is a great stop for pilots and visitors alike.

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Charter Flights

Charter flights are available from two operators at the Brantford Municipal Airport: The Brantford Flight Centre

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