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Airport and Transportation Information

Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) is your gateway to the greater Fort Myers area. RSW offers non-stop flights from more than 50 U.S. cities including San Juan, Puerto Rico, as well as several international non-stops from Canada, Cuba and Europe. An added bonus? RSW is beautiful, mediumsized, and as stress-free as airports come. We’re an easy drive from several other major Florida airports, too. And if you choose to road trip from your home, major interstates will get you here efficiently. RSW is located approximately 30 minutes from Fort Myers Beach and 45 minutes from Sanibel Island.

Visitor information booths are located in the upper level atriums and lower level baggage claim areas. There, travelers can ask knowledgeable tourism ambassadors questions and receive directions, maps and information for all the things to see and do in and around Fort Myers.

Airlines serving Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW)

Click here to see a list of airlines that service Southwest Florida International Airport.

Car Rental Companies at Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW)

Click here to explore car rental options located at and around Southwest Florida International Airport.

Florida Safety Belt Laws

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 & Limousine Services

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

Public Transportation to Airport

 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.

Accessibility Services

Click here for more information on accessible services for travelers with disabilities at Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW). If you require assistance and are not accompanied at the airport, please contact your airline for additional services.

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