Bishop Airport in Bishop, California

Bishop Airport is the gateway to the Eastern Sierra, located just 2 miles east of Bishop, CA. Convenient daily nonstop flight options available seasonally through Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Denver, with summer service to be announced! The Bishop Airport, also known as the Eastern Sierra Regional Airport is the hub for Mammoth Mountain, Mammoth Lakes,  Bishop,  Lone Pine, Independence, Big Pine, Tecopa and Shoshone as well as seasonal access to nearby National Parks, including Death Valley, Sequoia Kings and Yosemite. Bishop and neighboring towns offer numerous hotels and dining opportunities, with a friendly, small-town ambiance.  Make Bishop Airport your next flying destination!




New this season! Starting December 19th, 2021 - United Airlines will fly direct from Los Angeles (LAX), San Francisco (SFO) and Denver (DEN) into Bishop, CA. Connect from the new Bishop Airport (BIH), to major U.S. and international cities. Flights available daily, giving you access to world class climbing, skiing, hiking and fishing.

Additional flights may be added for holiday periods, and all schedules are subject to change. 

The Bishop Airport encourages customers to arrive early and allow ample time for parking, check in, and screening prior to any flight. Be sure to check with your airline on recommended arrival times. 

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The Terminal opens at 8:00 a.m. and remains open until the last flight of the day clears, typically by 5pm.  Other businesses in the Terminal have different operational hours, as noted for the individual businesses.

  • Restaurant/Lounge
    Thai Thai Restaurant 760-872-2595
    – Offers a sit-down dining experience (MENU)
    – Open Weekdays 11AM-2PM, 4PM-8PM, Weekend 3PM-8PM

  • WiFi Service Available

  • Charging Stations Limited

  • Water Bottle Filling Station in Gate Area

  • Drinking Fountain in Lobby

All photography by Ken Babione unless otherwise indicated.


Bishop Airport Operations

Street Address

703 Airport Road
Bishop, CA93514
United States

Mailing Address

703 Airport Road
Bishop, CA93514
United States


TOWNS - driving distance                              

  • Bishop - 2 miles
  • Big Pine - 15 miles                                             
  • Benton Hot Springs - 38 miles                    
  • Mammoth Lakes - 42 miles                         
  • Independence - 42 miles                             
  • June Lake - 56 miles                                       
  • Lone Pine - 58 miles  
  • Yosemite - 76 miles                                     
  • Bridgeport/Twin Lakes - 90 miles             
  • Death Valley - 163 miles                                 
  • Reno, NV - 204 miles


Noise Abatement

The Bishop Airport and its tenants are committed to being the best neighbor possible to our surrounding communities. As part of that commitment, the Airport will attempt to minimize all noise impacts caused by aircraft operations.

If you have any questions, concerns, or would like to file a noise compliant with the Bishop Airport please contact us at 760-872-2971 or Submit an Email. 

In order to assist you better please note the following when you contact us:

  • Name

  • Phone Number

  • Address of which the noise complaint is originating

  • Date and time (be as specific as possible)

  • Any identifying information (type of aircraft, color, size, etc.)

Please allow 7 days to investigate and respond to each noise complaint.

Bishop Airport Operations

Street Address

703 Airport Road
Bishop, CA93514
United States

Mailing Address

703 Airport Road
Bishop, CA93514
United States


Outdoor, uncovered parking is available at Bishop Airport.

  • Daily – FREE

  • Pick Up/Drop Off – FREE

  • Overnight Parking  –  TBD

*Rates will be increasing in 2022. Inquire about monthly parking rates. Prices are subject to change.

Airport Staff

Steve Loven, Operations Supervisor

Email Steve
Fax: 760-873-8490
703 Airport Road
Bishop, CA93514

Ashley Helms Deputy Director Of Public Works - Airports

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