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Airports in Fort Lauderdale

Palm Beach International Airport (PBI)

Overview

Palm Beach International Airport is centrally located with easy access to Boca Raton, Jupiter and other surrounding counties as well as Palm Beach itself. It has a range of great restaurants as well as a selection of souvenir and retail outlets as well as putting green!

Passengers can book flights to Palm Beach International Airport from across North America. It's a great airport to use when booking a vacation in Florida, as it is slightly less busy than other airports in Florida.

Location

The airport is located six miles (10km) west of Palm Beach.

Getting to the city

There is a public bus service, Palm Tran, connecting to various points in the Palm Beach area, departing from Level 1. Shuttles are available to take passengers to West Palm Beach and connect with TriRail, which runs trains to Miami, and the Amtrak station. From there, passengers will find rail services to a number of US cities near and far. Taxis, door-to-door shuttles, and rental cars are available and many hotels provide transport for guests. A few mobile app based taxi services are available, although some are restricted from the airport.

Time

GMT -5 (GMT -4 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).

Contacts

Tel: +1 561 471 7420.

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Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL)

Overview

Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International Airport is located three miles (5km) southwest of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The facility is one of the busiest airports in Florida, serving more than 22 million passengers each year. The airport's location, a convenient distance from the beaches and theme parks of Florida and an easy 21 miles (34km) from Miami, makes it a great alternative to the even busier Miami International Airport.

Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport has four terminals are spread far apart, but friendly staff and a free shuttle service make transfers much easier. The airport is known for its efficient processing times, and though shopping and restaurants offer limited choices, the airport is a popular travel hub for connections to the Caribbean with flights to Nassau, Port-au-Prince, Cancun, and Kingston.

Location

The airport is located 26 miles (42km) north of Miami and six miles (10km) from downtown Fort Lauderdale.

Getting to the city

Shared shuttle vans with GO Airport Shuttle can be booked at the transportation desks located in each terminal. They offer a door-to-door service from the airport to most local destinations. Broward County Transit (BCT) bus services and TriRail feeder buses operate from bus stops outside the terminal buildings. The TriRail train service connects the airport with Miami-Dade County. Taxis are available outside each terminal. Twelve major rental car companies are located at the Rental Car Centre.

Time

GMT -5 (GMT -4 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).

Contacts

Tel: +1 954 359 1200, +1 866 435 9355

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Palm Beach International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

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