Tallahassee International Airport TLH
is a small airport in the Florida Panhandle and accounts for a third of air passenger travel in the Northwest Florida Region - which includes Tallahassee and 32 counties in Florida, & parts of Georgia & Alabama. It borders on the large Apalachicola National Forest in Northwest Florida and supports commercial airlines, corporate aviation, commuter and charter services and a wide variety of other private aviation activities.
TLH Airport is seven miles southwest of the central business district of the city of Tallahassee, in Leon County, accessible by both Interstate Hwy. 10 and SR 90, via the Capital Circle Southwest entry/exit road.
With two runways and an estimated 700k passengers a year, Tallahassee Airport is served by some major airlines offering nonstop service to major U.S. hubs with convenient connections.
It is strongly suggested that you arrive at the Airport no later than 90 mins prior to scheduled departure - particlularly in the early morning and late afternoon.
The passenger terminal at Tallahassee TLH Airport
- with 14 airline gates - has undergone considerable renovation (reconstruction of lobby, new baggage claim system, new counters for airlines and rental cars, new screening mchines, new TSA screening room, LCD monitors & visual upgrades (terrazzo flooring). The terminal offers a business center with workstations & computer modems; AirCade offers a variety of arcades, video games & pool table. The terminal has also a news & gift shop, a shoeshine stand, Smarte Cartes, food & drink at pre- and post security, and a massage center. Rental car counters are in the baggage claim area. Tailwind's food & drink offerings are available at pre-security areas, while the Live Oak Grill is at post-security.
Current airlines serving TLH Airport:
American, tel. 800-433-7300 / lost bags 535-5225; to Dallas /Ft.Worth & Miami
Delta, tel. 800-221-1212 / lost bags 800-325-8224; to Atlanta
Silver, tel. 800--241-6522 / lost bags 335-2247; to Tampa, Orlando & Ft. Lauderdale.
City Taxi (850-562-4222) or Yellow Cab (950-999-999); Classic Limo (850-421-1933 or 1-800-57-6557).
Al Dria bus: 850-580-2707; Astro bus: 850-514-1793.