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 an estimated 820K passengers annually, 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 access, 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. A new pet reliev area is outside of the terminal, at its north end (near ground transport area).
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 Baltimore/Washington, Dallas, Houston Hobby HOU, Nashville & 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, limo & shuttle service:
- 'Sunshine Shuttle & Limousine' is the premium ground transport provider for the Airport
- 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.