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About Nassau Lynden Pindling International Airport (NAS)

Lynden Pindling International Airport (IATA: NAS) is the main international gateway to The Bahamas. The airport is located west of Nassau, the country's capital. This Lynden Pindling International Airport guide includes information regarding terminal facilities, public transport access and nearby accommodation options.


Terminal B is the international arrivals area with a tourist information desk.


Driving directions:

From downtown Nassau (Prince George Wharf), head west on W Bay Street and continue onto John F Kennedy Drive, which leads directly to the airport terminals. The journey time is about 20 minutes if there is no traffic.

Transfer between terminals:

The terminals are within easy walking distance of each other.

Airport Info


Windsor Field Road

Lynden Pindling International Airport is about 14km (8.7 miles) west of Nassau, on New Providence Island.

No. of terminals:

+1 242 702 1010

Public Transport

Public transport road:

Taxis: There is no shortage of taxis at Lynden Pindling International Airport. Fares depend upon within which zone your destination lies. For example, the fare to downtown Nassau is about US$32 (as of 2023). Beware of additional charges such as bridge toll and extra fees for oversized bags, boxes, and additional passengers (beyond two).

Other private transfers: There are many private limo services and tour companies that can also provide airport transfers. See this list of Livery Operators for more information.

Public transport air:

Lynden Pindling International Airport is linked to other islands in the Bahamas via Bahamasair (

Terminal facilities


Terminal A is for domestic arrivals, and domestic and international departures. The check-in area here has an ATM and also a bank.

Terminal B is for international arrivals, and it also has an ATM.


There is a choice of cafés and restaurants.

There is also a food court in Terminal C (which serves US departure routes only).


Lynden Pindling International Airport has a range of shops post-security, selling anything from souvenirs to fine food and drink. Duty-free shopping is available.


A luggage storage place is in Terminal A (close to the domestic/ international check-in desks).

For lost and found, call +1 242 377 1759.

Airport facilities

Conference and business:

There are no meeting or conference facilities located on-site at Nassau Lynden Pindling International Airport. However, such facilities are available at numerous hotels nearby.

Communication Facilities:

Wi-Fi access is available.

There is also a post office near the check-in desks in Terminal A.

Disabled facilities:

Nassau Lynden Pindling International Airport is fully accessible to every passenger.

There are ramps, adapted toilets, lifts and accessible parking spaces in the short-term parking lots. Passengers requiring assistance should also inform their airline before travelling.

Car parking:

Long-term and short-term parking options are available at the airport.

Car rental:

International brands like Avis, Budget, Dollar/Thrifty and Hertz are represented.

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