Grand Bahama International Airport Guide (FPO)

Airport info
Code: FPO
Address:
PO Box F-40916, Freeport, Grand Bahama, Bahamas
Location:

Grand Bahama International Airport is situated on Grand Bahama Island, 5km (3 miles) north of central Freeport.

No. of terminals: 2 Dialling code: +1 242
Telephone:
350 4200 or 352 6020.
Timezone: GMT -05:00

One of the largest airports in the Bahamas, Grand Bahama International Airport is located near the city of Freeport. Our Grand Bahama International Airport guide includes information on key airport contacts details, terminal facilities, public transportation options and local hotels.

Airport news

The general aviation Fixed-base Operator (FBO) building opened in December 2012. This offers a range of business facilities.

Information

There is an information desk in the International Terminal.

Email address: 
commercial@fcpbahamas.com
Transfer between terminals

The terminals are within walking distance of each other.

Driving directions

From the centre of Freeport, take East Mall Drive or West Mall Drive north to The Mall and follow signs to the airport. Coming from the west, take Queens Highway and then the airport exit north of Freeport. From the east, head along Grand Bahama Highway before turning off at the airport exit to the north of Freeport.

Public Transport

Public transport road

Taxi: Taxis are available outside the terminal buildings, 24 hours a day. To order a taxi, call the Grand Bahama Taxi Union (tel: 352 7101) or Freeport Taxi (tel: 352 6666).

Shuttle: Some hotels and resorts provide shuttle services to Grand Bahama International Airport.

Terminal facilities

Money

ATMs are available throughout the terminals.

Communication

There is an on-site post office at Grand Bahama International Airport. Wi-Fi internet access is available in the FBO building.

Food

There is a restaurant and bar in the International Terminal.

Shopping

There are several shops at Grand Bahama International Airport, including duty-free outlets.

Luggage

Queries about lost luggage should be directed to the relevant airline or to the airport information desk.

Other

There is an on-site medical emergency clinic. Pre-clearance immigration facilities are available to international passengers making an onward journey to the United States.

Airport facilities

Conference and business

There are no conference or business facilities within the main terminals, but there is a business centre in the FBO building. Business, event and conference services can be found at some major hotels on the island, including the nearby Grand Lucayan Resort (tel: 1 855 582 2926; www.grandlucayan.com).

Disabled facilities

The terminal buildings are accessible to disabled travellers. There are toilets for wheelchair users. Accessible taxis are available for transport to and from Grand Bahama International Airport.

Car parking

There are parking spaces available in front of the terminals – these offer both short- and long-term rates.

Car rental

Car hire companies represented at Grand Bahama International Airport include: Avis, Red Kap Car Rental and Thrifty.

Hotels

There are no on-site hotels at Grand Bahama International Airport, but there are a few options a short drive away. Our Grand Bahama International Airport guide includes the following accommodation hotels and resorts:


Castaways Resort & Suites

352 6682.

The 118-room Castaways Resort & Suites is 3.5km (2.2 miles) from Grand Bahama International Airport. Facilities include wireless internet, an on-site restaurant and a gym. There is a meeting room for up to 50 delegates.

P.O. Box F-42629, Grand Bahama, Freeport, Bahamas

Grand Lucayan Resort

1 855 582 2926.

Grand Lucayan Resort has the benefit of its proximity to the airport as well as some sea view rooms and a range of dining and leisure facilities – including a golf course and a full-service spa.

1 Sea Horse Lane, Lucaya, Freeport, Grand Bahama, Bahamas

Island Seas Resort

373 1271.

Offering a tennis court, gym and spa among other facilities, Island Seas Resort is located in central Freeport, just 2.5km (1.5 miles) from Grand Bahama International Airport.

P.O. Box F-44881, Freeport, Grand Bahama, Bahamas
Edited by Gavin Haines
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