Grand Bahama International Airport Guide (FPO)
Code: FPONo. of terminals: 2 Dialling code: +1Timezone: GMT -05:00
Queen’s Cove, Freeport, Bahamas
Grand Bahama International Airport is situated on Grand Bahama Island, 5km (3 miles) north of central Freeport.
(242) 352 6020.
One of the largest airports in the Bahamas, Grand Bahama International Airport is located near the city of Freeport. Our guide to the airport includes information on terminal facilities, public transportation and nearby accommodation.
The international and domestic terminals are within walking distance of each other.
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.
Taxi: Taxis are available outside the terminal buildings, 24 hours a day. To order a taxi, call the Grand Bahama Taxi Union (tel: (242) 352 7101) or Freeport Taxi (tel: (242) 352 6666). Fares to local resorts range from US$15-20.
Shuttle: Some hotels and resorts provide shuttle services to Grand Bahama International Airport.
FPO is linked to other islands in the Bahamas with regular flights operated by Bahamasair (tel: (242) 702 4100; www.bahamasair.com).
There is an on-site post office at Grand Bahama International Airport. Wi-Fi is available in the FBO building.
There are several shops at Grand Bahama International Airport, including duty-free outlets and gift shops.
Queries about lost luggage should be directed to the relevant airline or to the airport information desk.
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).
There are parking spaces available in front of the terminals – these offer both short- and long-term rates.
Car hire companies represented at Grand Bahama International Airport include: Avis, Red Kap Car Rental and Thrifty.