Hartford-Brainard Airport (HFD) is conveniently located just three miles from the center of Hartford, Connecticut. The airport has one terminal, three runways and a helipad. The airport has two flight schools that operate from its runways—Metro Flight Services, LLC and Premier Flight Center, and is served by Atlantic Flight Service. There are no commercial airlines that serve the airport.
Hartford-Brainard Airport (HFD) has limited services and amenities, but it does offer basic services. There are business services available, a lost and found and emergency and medical services. There is also a restaurant in the facility called Brainard Airport Café. There are also a number of fast food restaurants within half a mile of the airport.
Travelers who would like to stay close to the airport have several different hotel options. There is a Days Inn and a Park Inn, both within half a mile of the airport.
Because the airport does not accept commercial traffic, it has limited hours. It is open 24 hours a day Monday through Friday, but is closed between midnight and 6 a.m. during the weekend. Travelers who are from out of town and need access to Hartford-Brainard Airport (HFD) are advised to rent a car.