Sarasota Bradenton International Airport
GMT - 6 and GMT - 5 in daylight Saving time.Sarasota Bradenton International Airport is the gateway to the gateway to the sunny beaches of Florida's west coast. The airport is relatively small and comprises one terminal which houses both arrivals and departures.
Over one million passengers transit through this each year.
However, because it is such a small airport, flights to Sarasota
Bradenton International Airport are quite expensive.
The airport is seven miles (12km) south of Bradenton and four miles (7km) northwest of downtown Sarasota.
Getting to the city
Buses heading into Sarasota and Manatee leave from the west end of the baggage claims area. The journey takes about 30 minutes. Taxis and rental cars are also available.
GMT -5 (GMT -4 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).
Tel: +1 941-359-5200.
Car rental companies with desks at the airport include Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz and National.
Taxis wait outside the baggage reclaim area.
Airport facilities include an ATM, a lost and found, child care rooms, conference rooms, wifi, restaurants and shops.
All drivers get 30 minutes of free parking at Sarasota Bradenton International Airport. Thereafter parking rates are $2 for up to 50 minutes, $1 per additional 20 minutes, and $12 to $15 per day.
Airlines with flights to Sarasota Bradenton International Airport include Air Canada, AirTran Airways, Delta Airlines, JetBlue Airways and US Airways Express.
Free wifi is available.
The SRQ Conference Room is the best meeting venue for business travellers.
Sarasota Bradenton International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.