Grand Bahama International Airport, opened in 1997, is a public airport that serves the island of the same name, in the Bahamas. It serves domestic and international flights to other destinations in the Caribbean, the United States, Canada and Italy.
Official Website: freeportcontainerport.com
Number of Terminals - 2 - Domestic Terminal and International Terminal, open 24 hours a day and within walking distance from each other.
Airlines: American Eagle, Bahamasair, Blue Panorama Airlines, Delta Connection, Flamingo Air, Silver Airways, Sky Bahamas, Sunwing Airlines, Western Air.
Annual passenger traffic:
Tel: +1 242 352 6020. There is an information desk in the International Terminal.
Grand Bahama airport is located in the island of the same name, 3 km (1.9 miles) north from downtown Freeport.
The following companies have offices inside the terminal:
Avis (Tel +1 242 351 2847 - 6:30 am to 7:00 pm)
Brad's Car Rental (Tel +1 242 352 7930)
Hertz (Tel +1 242 352 9250 - 7:00 am to 7:30 pm)
Thrifty (Tel +1 242 352 9325 - 6:30 am to 5:30 pm)
The airport has ATMs, post office, business centre and Wi-Fi access in the FBO building.
Food and Drinks- There is a restaurant and a bar in the International Terminal.
Shopping- Stores with duty-free articles and gift shops.
Baggage- For any inconvenience with your luggage (loss or damage), contact the corresponding airline or the airport's information desk.
Other services- Medical emergencies service.
A few options in the surroundings include:
Castaways Resort and Suites (3.3 km/2.1 miles)
Royal Islander Hotel (4.5 km/2.8 miles)
Bajamar Bed n Breakfast (5.1 km/3.2 miles)
Running Mon Sunrise Resort and Marina by KEES Vacations (5.3 km/3.3 miles)
Colindale Apartments (6.8 km/4.2 miles)
Shuttles - Some hotels and resorts have their own airport transfer service.
Taxis - Cabs from Grand Bahama Taxi Union (Tel +1 242 352 7101) and Freeport Taxi (Tel +1 242 352 6666) available 24 hours a day outside the terminal buildings. The trip to the city centre takes around 10 minutes.
There are outdoor parking spaces in both terminals for short- and long-term stays.
Toilets and taxis accessible for wheelchair users. If you require special assistance, contact your airline at least 48 hours before your flight.
Latest updates: November 14, 2019