Fort Myers Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW)
(Fort Myers, Florida - FL, USA)
Located on Florida's Gulf Coast, about 10 miles / 16 km southeast of Fort Myers, Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) lies next to Gateway, Three Oaks and to the south-west of Lehigh Acres. More than nine million passengers use Southwest Florida every year, making it one of the top 60 busiest airports in America. A secondary runway is currently being built to increase capacity even further.
Southwest Florida Airport features some 100,000 aircraft movements and has become an important gateway into Collier, Charlotte, Hendry, Glades and Lee counties, linking Fort Myers to numerous destinations. These include Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Cleveland and New York. The Midfield Terminal Complex at Fort Myers' airport features 28 gates. Check out Fort Myers vacation rentals, a premier online source for Florida vacation rental property listings.
Transfer options to the city include the Lee Tran public bus service, which runs to Fort Myers on an hourly basis and is the cheapest travel option, while courtesy shuttles link many of the hotels around downtown Fort Myers. Taxis and limousines are also readily available for transport to the city and hotels from the ground transportation booth, situated between the terminal and the short-term car park. Further afield, Southwest Florida Airport is close to Cape Coral, Charlotte Harbor, Estero Bay and Fort Myers Beach itself.
About Fort Myers Tourism
Fort Myers is located in the heart of Florida's Lee County and was famously home to Thomas Edison and Henry Ford. Boasting some excellent museums and truly sublime beaches, the main attractions in Fort Myers include the fascinating Edison Ford Complex, the fun-filled Imaginarium, the non-profit Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium, the historic Old Lee County Courthouse, and Fort Myers Beach itself, an unspoiled area of extreme natural beauty.
The Southwest Florida Airport (RSW) provides access to a number of interesting communities, with Fort Myers located to the west and a good choice of Naples vacation rentals to the south. The coastline here is fantastic and there are several idyllic islands, where snorkeling and diving are much-loved pastimes. The most prominent towns and cities in the vicinity of Southwest Florida Airport include Port Charlotte, San Carlos Bay, Bonita Springs, Naples and Marco Island.
Fort Myers Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW):|
|Address: 11000 Terminal Access Road, Fort Myers, Florida (FL), 33913, USA|
|Airport Code: RSW
Tel: +1 239 590 4800
Fax: +1 239 768 4711