Boise Airport (BOI)
Facilities and Services
(Boise, Idaho - ID, USA)
As the main air transportation gateway to Idaho, Boise Airport (BOI) has dozens of daily direct flights between most major US cities in the mid-west and along the Pacific coast, catering for the large volumes of business and regular passengers wishing to get to and from the state's capital. The airport has one main three-leveled passenger terminal, which consists of one main concourse running off a large hub.
Boise Airport has been completely modernized and expanded and now boasts a whole range of convenient amenities and facilities including free Wi-Fi Internet access throughout the terminal, several eateries and drinking places, a post office, business center and some quality stores.
Airport Information Desks
Tel: +1 208 383 3110
Boise Airport (BOI) is very passenger-friendly, with a simple layout that makes finding the facilities you are after extremely easy. The main hub has three levels, with the majority of facilities housed on Level 2 (Departures). The main concourse (Concourse B) has most of the departure gates, with just a few gates located on the much smaller Concourse C. Arrivals is situated on Level 1 and Departures on Level 2, while Level 3 has a business center and conference rooms. There are AED Defibrillators on every floor, in addition to disabled facilities. Information, security and medical staff at Boise Airport are consistently given praise for their helpfulness. Some useful numbers include:
Airport Main Switchboard - +1 208 383 3110
Airport Lost and Found - +1 208 383 3110
Tourist Information Desk - +1 208 383 3110
Shopping Information - +1 208 383 3110
Paging - +1 208 424 5670
Conference Center - +1 208 383 3110
Shops, Duty-Free and Retail Outlets
Most of the airport's shops are located in the post-security area on Level 2, even though there is no duty-free as BOI is entirely domestic. There's an art gallery, newsagents and two multipurpose stores where you can pick up last minute travel items and souvenirs.
Bars, Cafés and Restaurants
Boise Airport's food court has a surprisingly varied range of restaurants to choose from including Mexican, Italian, BBQ and a delicatessen. The food court is located in the main hub on Level 3, in the post-security area. There is also a bar, grill and coffee shop on Concourse B, a coffee shop on Concourse C and a café in the pre-security area on Level 2.
Currency Exchange, Communications and Banking Facilities
Boise Airport has ATM machines on Level 2; one in the pre-security area and one in the post-security area of the main hub. A post office/FedEx counter is located beside the elevators on Level 2 and there are computers in the business center on Concourse C. Free Wi-Fi Internet access is provided throughout the terminal. Being a domestic airport, BOI has no currency exchange facilities and there are no banking counters.
Business and Conference Facilities
For regular photocopying and fax services, and Internet terminals, the small business corner on Concourse C will fulfill your requirements, while Boise Airport Snake River Conference Center on Level 3 has extensive facilities that can be used or reserved in advance, including conference rooms, onsite catering and the latest audio-visual equipment. Alternatively, there are hotels on Airport way that can be used as venues for conferences.
Boise Airport (BOI) conforms to US standards regarding meeting the special needs of disabled passengers, with adapted toilets, telephones and ramps for comfort. There are also elevators with low-level buttons and wheelchairs are provided. Parking for the disabled is conveniently located outside the terminal and at each of the four parking lots.