Passenger guide - Nassau airport (NAS) 

 

Lynden Pindling International Airport, opened on January, 1940, is the main air terminal in the Bahamas and serves the capital of the country. It operates with flights to Caribbean islands, Central America, Canada and the United States.

Official Website: nassaulpia.com
Number of Terminals - 3 - Terminals A (international and domestic departures), B (international and U.S. arrivals) and C (U.S. departures). Open between 3:30 am and 0:00 am and located within walking distance of each other.
Annual passenger traffic: Around 3.3 million passengers went through it in 2016.
Tel: +1 242 702 1010. There are information desks in the International Arrivals Hall and the U.S. Departures area.

 

The airport is located 16 km (10 miles) to the west of Nassau.

 
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Bus - Companies Bahamas Experience Tours (Tel +1 242 397 5000), Dan Knowles Tours (Tel +1 242 393 2220), Leisure Travel & Tours (Tel +1 242 325 6848) and Majestic Tours (Tel +1 242 322 2606 / 677 2600) offer private or shared transport from the airport. The service must be booked in advance.

Taxi - Ranks are located outside the three terminals. Fares are established by zone. The cost of the trip to downtown Nassau is USD27.00 and takes around 30 minutes.

 

There are car rental desks from Avis (Tel +1 242 377 7121 - 7:30 am to 8:15 pm), Budget (Tel +1 242 377 9000 - Monday to Saturday from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm, Sunday from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm), Dollar/Thrifty (Tel +1 242 377 0326 - 7:00 am to 8:00 pm) and Hertz (Tel +1 242 377 8684 - 7:30 am to 7:30 pm).

 

The airport has a bank, ATMs, post office, VIP lounges, public telephones and free Wi-Fi access.

Food and Drinks- There are several fast food outlets, bars, coffee shops and pizza stores inside the grounds.
Shopping- There are duty-free shops next to the food court and gate B22 (Terminal B). There are also stores selling jewellery, liquor, books, newspapers and magazines, souvenirs, clothing, sweets, perfumes, accessories, cosmetics, handicrafts.
Baggage- Luggage storage next to the check-in counters of Terminal A (Tel +1 242 377 1809). The lost and found office is handled by the airport Security Division (Tel +1 242 377 1759).
Other Services- Infirmary, children's playrooms.

 

There are two parking areas in front of the terminals, with special discounts for frequent users. More information: Tel +1 242 702 1072. Rates

Short Term Parking - Reserved for short stays.
Long Term Parking - Lot for long periods.

 

Facilities include access ramps, lifts, escalators, adapted toilets and reserved parking spaces. To request wheelchairs, contact your airline prior to your arrival.

 

The closest accommodations include: Coral Harbour Beach House & Villas (Tel +1 242 362 2875), Orange Hill Beach Inn (Tel +1 242 327 7157), Marley Resort & Spa (Tel +1 407 545 6384), A Stone's Throw Away (Tel +1 242 327 7030), Compass Point Beach Resort (Tel +1 242 327 4500), Ocean West Boutique Hotel (Tel +1 242 698 6744), The Island House (Tel +1 242 698 6300), Nettie's Place at Casuarinas (Tel +1 242 327 7921), Sun Fun Resort (Tel +1 242 327 8827), Sandyport Beach Resort (Tel +1 242 327 4279).

 
 
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Latest updates: August, 25, 2017