Motorists advised to expect ‘significant delays’ after collision near airport

Traffic and travel
Traffic and travel

Passengers set to fly from Belfast City Airport are being urged to leave extra time for their journeys following a road traffic collision in east Belfast.

A spokesperson for George Best Belfast City Airport said: “Due to a road traffic collision, there are significant delays on Sydenham Bypass.

“If you are travelling to @BELFASTCITY_AIR from Bangor direction, continue and make a u-turn at Dee Street back on to Sydenham Bypass and use this entrance.

“Due to delays, please leave extra time for your journey.”

A Department for Infrastructure spokesperson said: “Leaving Belfast towards Bangor, PSNI advise of a road traffic collision on the A2 Sydenham Bypass at the entrance to the City Airport, blocking one lane.”

There are no further details at this time.