Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport ECP
opened in 2010 and serves Northwet Florida's Bay County and Panama City.
ECP Airport is located in West Bay, north of Panama City, and is close to St. Andrews Bay at the Gulf of Mexico - accessible by State Hwy 388, and situated between State Roads 79 & 77.
With a 10,000 foot runway (and plans to build an additional one) and 891,764 passengers in 2016, Northwest Florida Airport is served by a number of major airlines:
The passenger terminal at Northwest Florida Airport
has seven airline gates, most of which with jet bridges. It also has a US Custom & Border Protection area to facilitate arriving international flights. The terminal offers free WiFi 'I Fly Beaches' which needs no password access;it also offers restaurants, gift shops, an ATM machine, rental car counters, information point, and tourist information counter. The well-equipped Military Welcome center is open 8am-8pm. Note that restaurants open according to flight schedule (The Emerald Coast Pub is on level 1 and Grayton Beer Landing Strip & Expressology are on level 2, while the gift shop is on both levels. There is a Miliary Welcome Center, open 8am-8pm. A new pet relieve area is outside of the terminal, at its north end (near ground transport area). For Lost/Found call 850-769-6033.
Current Airlines serving the Airport:
Delta, tel. 1-8000-221-1212, with a number of daily fights to Atlanta;
Southwest Airlines, tel. 1-800-435-9792, with flights to Ashville,TN; Austin, TX; Baltimore/Washington, MD; Dallas, TX, Houston Hobby, TX; Nashville TN & St. Louis.
United Airlines, tel. 1-800-864-8331, with flights to Houston Intercontinental IAH
Transport options from Northwest Florida Beaches Airport to your destination
are limited to taxi, ride--share Uber & Lyft,
limo & shuttle service:
- 'Sunshine Shuttle & Limousine'
serving the Emerald Coast (tel. 850-650-63333).
- Some of the many other options include: '1 Advantage Shuttle' tel. 850-225-0266; Shoreline 30A Luxury Transportation tel. 850-326-2226 ; Coastal Airport Connection tel. 850-699-9872.
Present & future Airport developments:
Terminal upgrade/ expansion will be considered upon yearly passenger enplanements counts reaching 515,000, 705,000 & 875,000 levels.