The following air carriers provide service to Grand Bahama Island*. If you don’t see your departure city below, we can make travel arrangements for you by suggesting a connecting flight to one of the airports serviced by the airlines below.
With service out of Miami, Florida and Charlotte, NC www.aa.com
With service out of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida (formerly serviced by Gulfstream/Continental Connection) and Saturday service from Orlando. www.silverairways.com
West End Airport Now Open!
The West End Airport (MYGW) is a private airport which reopened for use on June 1, 2014. The new airport opens Old Bahama Bay Resort & Yacht Harbour and the idyllic destination of West End, Grand Bahama Island to private pilots and charter operators. Just 55 miles from Palm Beach, Florida and with 6,000 feet of paved runway, the West End Airport is a pilot’s dream.
The airport is a daytime only, VFR only, operation. No instrument approaches are available and no night landings/takeoffs are permitted. The airport is open 7 days a week from 8 am to 5 pm but only if prior arrangements have been made. The ICAO code is MYGW and the IATA code is WTD.
Only aircraft which have been pre-approved by West End Airport Management and Bahamas ATC may land. This requires that the registration number of the aircraft be submitted and approved. To obtain approval, please contact Ashley Smith, Airport Manager, at AshleyJamesSmith1940@gmail.com or call (242-727-1335).
Airport fees and charges are being finalized at this time. The maximum aircraft landing weight limit is 18,000 lbs. No fuel, GPU or aircraft are tug services currently available.
Private pilots can also take advantage of a special package *Flight information is subject to change without notice. Please visit your preferred air carrier’s website for updated flight schedules.
Contact us to book an air-inclusive package to Grand Bahama Island now.