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Northwest Florida Beaches Airport Guide

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In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Northwest Florida Beaches Airport Guide with info on WiFi, lounges, facilities and services....and yes, even the name of a hotel near the airport in case you decide that sleeping in the airport is not for you!

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, we are here to give you the low-down on what travellers have reported back to us during their time at Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport.

What to Expect

  • A small, recently-built international airport with clean and modern facilities and a single, easily navigable terminal. The airport is in an isolated location.
  • WiFi is available. See WiFi information in the airport guide below.

Where to Sleep

  • As of May 2017, we have no reviews from travellers who have used this airport. Write a review to help future travellers!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

For more information about the services and facilities available, scroll down to continue exploring our Northwest Florida Beaches Airport Guide. Send us your airport tips to help us keep this information up to date.

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Northwest Florida Beaches Airport Information

In this guide we may refer to locations as "landside" and "airside". Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

There are no pay-per-use lounges in the airport.

Military Lounge

The USO offers a lounge that is free of charge to active members of the US military and their families. Amenities include: snacks, drinks, television, internet access, Wi-Fi and a children's play area. Hours: 8:00AM - 8:00PM.

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Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Northwest Florida Beaches Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Palmetto Inn & Suites - (17 minutes from the airport) Free airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Panama City Beach - Pier Park Area - (19 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites PCB Pier Park Area - (19 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

To find a cheap room, there is a list of hotels near Northwest Florida Beaches Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

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Airport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available throughout the airport. Connect to the “I Fly Beaches” network.

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More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

  • ATMs / Cash Machines - Need cash? ATMs are available. Fees may apply, so be sure to check your bank’s fee schedule and your daily withdrawal limit if you are travelling internationally. You may also want to notify your bank of your travel plans. Location: Next to the downstairs gift shop
  • Car Rentals - Yes, see our Airport Transportation section below.
  • Food & Drinks - Food concessions throughout the airport operate according to daily flight schedule. At the time of this update, there are no 24-hour dining options. Food options include: Beach Time Grill • Emerald Coast Pub • Espressology • Grayton Beer Landing Strip.
  • Luggage Storage & Lockers - Not available.
  • Mobile Charging - At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at guides@sleepinginairports.com.
  • Pet Relief Area - A designated, fenced-in pet relief area is available outside of the northern end of the terminal.
  • Rest Zones - Not available.
  • Shopping - A gift shop can be found on the upper and lower levels.
  • Showers - Not available.

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Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours.

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As of February 2018, Northwest Florida Regional airport is served by the following airlines: Allegiant Air • Delta • United Airlines • American Airlines.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

The following car rental agencies offer services onsite: Alamo • Avis • Budget • Enterprise • Hertz • National • Thrifty.


The airport is not connected to the public transportation system; however, it is well connected with private shuttle and transfer companies. For contact information, visit the Northwest Florida Beaches Airport website.


Taxis are available in the ground transportation area of the airport terminal on a 24-hour basis. All taxis are metered, and reservations are not required.

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Last Updated: 27 February 2018

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning and is subject to change at any time. The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors, or to add/change any items mentioned in the guide, please contact us .