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Airport and Transportation Information

The Fort Myers Sanibel area is served by Southwest Florida International Airport, with international and nonstop domestic service from many cities.

Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW), located in Fort Myers, is your gateway to The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel. RSW is located approximately 30 minutes from Fort Myers Beach and 45 minutes from Sanibel Island. About 20 airline partners serve RSW with nonstop service throughout the U.S. and international service to Canada and Germany. With flights to major gateways like Atlanta, Chicago, New York and more, travelers have access to convenient connections worldwide.

Visitor information booths are located in the upper level atriums and baggage claim. There, travelers can ask questions and receive directions, maps and brochures for attractions and accommodations. For more information, contact Visitor Services at

For current flight schedules to and from The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel, visit the airport website at

IMPORTANT: As of Saturday, October 15, 2016, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), announced an order to ban all Samsung Galaxy Note7 smartphone devices from air transportation in the United States. Individuals who own or possess a Samsung Galaxy Note7 device may not transport the device on their person, in carry-on baggage, or in checked baggage on flights to, from, or within the United States. This prohibition includes all Samsung Galaxy Note7 devices. The phones also cannot be shipped as air cargo. More information about the ban can be found here.

Airlines serving Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW)

Air Canada 888-247-2262

American Airlines 800-433-7300

Delta Air Lines/Delta Connection 800-221-1212

Frontier Airlines 801-401-9000

JetBlue Airways 800-538-2583

Silver Airways 801-401-9100

Southwest Airlines 800-435-9792

Spirit Airlines 800-772-7117

Sun Country 800-359-6786

United Airlines 800-241-6522

WestJet 888-937-8538

Airport Ground Transportation

The following car rental companies offer service at Southwest Florida International Airport:

Alamo Rent A Car 800-327-9633
Avis Rent a Car 800-230-4898
Budget Rent A Car 800-527-0700
Dollar Rent A Car 800-800-4000
Enterprise Rent-A-Car 800-736-8222
Hertz Car Rental 800-654-3131
National Car Rental 800-CAR RENT
Thrifty Car Rental 800-847-4389

The following car rental companies do not have a check-in counter at the airport and are located off-property:

ACE Rent A Car 877-822-3872

Advantage Rent A Car 800-777-5500

EZ Rent-A-Car 800-277-5171

FOX Rent A Car 800-225-4369

Payless Car Rental 800-729-5377

Sixt Rent A Car  888-749-8227

Please note, Florida law requires safety belts be worn by all front-seat passengers, regardless of age. Children younger than age 4 and who weigh less than 40 pounds are required to be in a child safety car seat.

Taxi and limousine service is available at Southwest Florida International Airport, as are a number of car rental companies and public transportation. For information, call Airport Ground Transportation Information at 239-590-4738 or go to

LeeTran Airport Service, 239-533-8726 (LEE-TRAN), offers hourly service between 6 a.m. and 10 p.m. to a transfer point at Daniels Parkway and U.S. 41, with connections to other routes. Visit for information.

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