Bishop Airport in Bishop, California

AIR SERVICE iNFORMATION

COMMERCIAL FLIGHTS  - BISHOP AIRPORT (BIH)

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 San Francisco and Denver, and summer service to San Francisco giving you access to world class climbing, skiing, hiking and fishing! The Bishop 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!

Summer 2022 air service schedule: Flights to SFO Sunday - Friday through September 5

Winter 2022/2023 air service schedule: Daily flights to DEN and SFO begin on Dec 15 and continue through March 26.  SFO flights may continue into April.

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. 

  1. Purchase Tickets on United Airlines to BIH

  2. Check Your United Flight Status - Search by Route or Flight Number

  3. Check-in and Airport Processing Times (united.com)

  4. Report Lost Items | United Airlines

  5. United Airlines Baggage Calculator

  6. Learn about the Locals Discount: https://www.visitmammoth.com/industry/flylocal/

 

AIRPORT SERVICES

Click for Airport Terminal Map

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 M, W, Th, F: 11AM - 3PM, 4-8PM and Sat, Sun: 12-8 PM

  • 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.

 

Airport Operations

Street Address

703 Airport Road
Bishop, CA93514
United States

Airport Management

NEARBY TOWNS

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 in Bishop, California Documents

Airport Operations

Street Address

703 Airport Road
Bishop, CA93514
United States

Airport Management

Summer 2022 Service

SFO to BIH

Airport Parking

Outdoor, uncovered parking is available at Bishop Airport.

  • Daily – FREE

  • Pick Up/Drop Off – FREE

  • Overnight Parking  –  $6/night - please pay in advance at the Airport Operations Desk in the terminal.

  • Monthly parking for Airport users:

    • Vehicles less than 24 feet in length - $50/month

    • Vehicles greater than 24 feet in length - $75/month

 

Airport Staff

Michael Errante, Director

Ashley Helms, Deputy Director 

Steve Loven, Operations Supervisor

Chris Preter, Airport Technician

Don Arrowood, Airport Technician

Brandon Rohr, Airport Technician

Braxton Tinsley, Airport Technician