Nassau L Pindling (NAS) Airport
Nassau L Pindling NAS Airport Overview
LPIA Airport is located on New Providence island, 16 km west of the capital city of Nassau,and about 230 miles East of Key West, Florida. Coral Harbour Road is the access road to the Airport.
With two runways and an estimated 3 million passengers a year, Lynden Pindling International Airport is a major hub for Bahamasair and is served by a good number of major and charter airlines offering seasonal and year-round services.
As Pindling Airport has U.S. Border preclearance facilities - all U.S. flights operate as domestic flights upon arrival at the United States. U.S.-bound passengers (including green-card holders), Canadian passport holders, and those of Visa-waiver countries, may now use one of the self-service APC kiosks at the U.S. Customs /Nassau Preclearance area (instead of the old customs declaration form) for expedited entry process by following on-screen instruction; after completion, collect receipt & proceed to a USCBP officer completing the process. Persons living at the same address may use the same kiosk.
Lynden Pindling Airport now has a fully-integrated passenger terminal (after completion of its reconstruction project in October 2013). Automated passport control kiosks are now available to all passengers.
Level 1 has at its west end Domestic Departures & Arrivals; followed by International Departures International Arrivals, with separate U.S. Departures at the east end of it. Level 1 houses a baggage handling system, Bahamas Immigration & Customs, restaurants, shops, lounges and hotel reception areas.
Level 2 is the check-in & departure level, with check-in counters, security check and of amenities & services, with access to departure gates C41 - C59.
A branch of the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) - tel. (242) 377-7179 - is availble in the International section. ATM cash machines are available in the US Departures Lounge ( for $US) and in the Arrivals/ International Departures Lounge (for $B).
Parking at Lynden Pindling Airport is available across from the passenger terminal complex.
To get from the Airport to your destination, you can either take a taxi or rent a car; a ferry takes you to nearby islands. A number of tour buses al operate out of the Airport.