Fort Lauderdale Hollywood (FLL) Airport
Fort Lauderdale Hollywood FLL Airport Overview
FLL Airport is located close to both cities of Fort Lauderdale and Hollywood, on Florida's East coast, and is within easy access to major highways I-95, I-75, I-595, U.S. 1 and Florida's Turnpike, taking you to destinations in South and Central Florida.
With 2 long runways and nearly 24 million passengers annually, the Airport is serviced by most major U.S. and international airlines providing nonstop service to countless destinations in the U.S., Canada, the Caribbean and Central and South America, with connections worldwide.
Airport Contact: call 1-866-435-9355 - click on one of the following Menu options: 1 - airline info; 2 - Parking; 3 - Transportation /directions; 4 - Lost/Found; 6 - Other airport services.
DRIVERS NOTE: A new ramp from the Airport now leads directly to I-595 &Port Everglades & the new airport exit ramp will lead directly to US 1 south-bound . Also note:
The South entrance to the Airport at intersection of Griffin / Perimeter Roads will be closed until late 2014 - take access to west side of airport through Ravenswood Rd & Lee Wagener Blvd.
Tune into Airport Radio Station 1670 AM 2 miles prior to airport entrance for update information on parking availability.
Fort Lauderdale International Airport has five terminals - T1, T2, T3 & T4, & the Commuter Terminal, arranged along Terminal Drive.
Present and Future Airport Developments: While many upgrade projects (started in 2012) have now been completed, including the new South Runway, the following projects remain to be completed:
Nov. 2014: Terminal 3 Checkpoint Modification Phase II; Rehab of entire Palm Garage; and Maintenance Facility RLI.
Dec. 2014: Curbside canopies for T1 -T4; T3 checkpoint modification phase 2;
Ongoing until March 2015: Hurricane Protection for T1, 2, 3 with new awning structure. At T3: in-line baggage screening project.
By late 2015, the ongoing Western Phase construction is to be completed.
Starting early 2015 construction on the Eastern Phase begins.
By late 2016 By late 2016, Concouse H will be removed,
By late 2017 Terminal 4 will be completed - offering a large concession area, and the new concourse will have 14 gates. A connector bridge to Terminal 3 affords post-security transfer.
Ongoing until 2017: (a) North runway expansion; (b) Renovation work on Terminal 1(including Concouse A) & Terminals 3 & 4.
11 other projects are presently in the design stage.
FLL AIRPORT & FLIGHT STATUS
FLL Delays: 15 mins or less.