Bob Hope Airport (BUR)

Airport address:

Bob Hope Airport, 2627 Hollywood Way, 2nd Floor, Burbank, California 91505


An information desk is located in Terminal A. Toll-free phones are available at all gates and in other central areas of the airport.



Bob Hope Airport is the closest airport to Hollywood and downtown Los Angeles. From Los Angeles, take US 101 N toward Hollywood Freeway / Harbor Freeway. From there, take the CA-110 N towards Pasadena. Then take the I-5 Freeway N / Golden Gate Freeway and turn left toward Sacramento. Finally, take I-5 N and take the Hollywood Way exit. Here turn sharply left onto N Hollywood Way. The airport website contains a map of the airport with detailed maps and information on how to get there by car.

Flight time:

Frankfurt – Burbank: 14 hours (including stopovers); Vienna – Burbank: 16 hours 50 minutes (including stopovers); Zurich – Burbank: 16 hours 30 minutes (including stopovers)

Airport information

IATA airport code: BUR

Address: Bob Hope Airport, 2627 Hollywood Way, 2nd Floor, Burbank, California 91505

Location: 5 km northwest of Burbank and 20 km north of Los Angeles.

Number of terminals: 2nd

Phone: (818) 840 88 40

Time zone: Pacific Standard Time: CET -9 (CET -8 from March 8th to November 1st 2020)


Public transportation

Rail: The Metrolink commuter trains (Internet: (Mon-Fri) and Amtrak go to the airport. An airport shuttle train takes passengers from the terminal building to the train station.

Bus: MTA regular buses (Tel: (800) 266 68 83. Internet, travel to Hollywood (No. 163), Burbank (No. 165) and downtown Los Angeles (No. 94).

Taxi: Taxis such as City Cab (Tel: (800) 848 10 00) and Yellow Cab & Checker (Tel: (800) 750 44 00) as well as shuttle buses ( Super Shuttle , Primetime , Premier Airport Van andRoadrunners) are also available at the airport.

Facilities in the terminal

Airport facilities

Conference and meeting rooms:

There are two conference rooms that must be booked in advance (reservations Mon-Fri 8 am-5pm. Tel: (818) 840 88 33). The Glendale Room is suitable for 12-15 people, the Skyroom can accommodate 195 people. Both can be rented by the hour or in 3-hour blocks.

The nearby Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport (tel: (818) 843 60 00. Internet: offers its own conference center with extensive business facilities.

Accessibility facilities:

TDD telephones for the hearing impaired are located at gates A1, A6, B3 and in the entrance hall of Terminal B. Elevators are also available.

Parking spaces:

Short-term parking is available in the four-story car park on the access road opposite the main terminal building. Long-term parking is available in economy parking lots A, B, C and D.

A free shuttle bus runs between the economy parking lots and the terminal building. A telephone announcement with current information about the parking situation is available around the clock (Tel: (818) 565 13 08).

Car rental:

The counters of the rental car companies are located at the baggage claim in Terminal B.
Alamo (Tel: (800) 327 96 33),
Avis (Tel: (800) 331 12 12),
Hertz (Tel: (800) 654 31 31) and
National (Tel: (818) 953 22 34) are represented at the airport.

Advantage (Tel: (800) 777 55 00),
Bestway (Tel: (818) 972 24 90,
Budget (Tel: (800) 527 07 00),
Enterprise (Tel: (818) 558 73 36),
Eqocar (Tel : (888) 537 6227,
Fox (Tel (800) 225 43 69 Ext. 1,
Midway (800) 824 52 60 and
Discovery (Tel: (800) 641 41 41) are located outside the airport area and offer a free transfer service for their customers, which can be requested via the toll-free telephones in the area of ​​the two baggage claim areas.