Staniel Cay Airport

Staniel Cay Airport is located on Staniel Cay, in the Exuma chain of islands in the Bahamas. The airport is home to a number of planes and helicopters and is also a popular stop for smaller private jets.

The airport has a single runway and is open from sunrise to sunset daily. Visitors can take advantage of the many taxi and shuttle services available to get to their destination.

Staniel Cay Airport is the perfect gateway to an unforgettable vacation in the Exuma Cays Bahamas!

The Staniel Cay Airport has an elevation of 5 ft (1.5 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 17/35 with an asphalt surface measuring 924 m / 23 m (3,031 ft / 75 ft)
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The Best Ways to Travel Directly to Staniel Cay from the United States

If you’re planning on traveling to Staniel Cay from the United States, you might be looking for the best travel options to get there directly. This section will guide you through the best ways to travel directly to Staniel Cay from the United States.

There are a few ways to travel directly to Staniel Cay from the United States. The easiest and most comfortable way is to fly from Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport on Makers Air. Makers Air has daily flights that take around two hours, including clearing customs and immigration. This airline provides fantastic service, so you will be spoiled and will want to avoid flying a “commercial carrier” ever again. With no lines, no TSA, complimentary valet parking, and a very comfortable and lovely waiting lounge, it’s easy to see why Makers Air is our favorite way to fly to Staniel Cay.

Scheduled Flights From The USA to Staniel Cay

Makers Air, 2331 Northwest 55th Court Hangar 19 A, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309 (954) 771-0330

Secondly, you can take a private charter to get to Staniel Cay. This option gives you the most flexibility and the charter operator can tailor the trip according to your preferences. Also, this option provides the ultimate privacy and comfort, making it the most private way to travel to Staniel Cay. If you are willing to spend the extra bucks, the experience is well worth it.

Charter Flights to Staniel Cay, Black Point, or Farmers Cay from the United States: Contact: Ascend Via Makers, 5520 NW 21st Terrace Hangar 7, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309 (954) 780-8766

The Best Ways to Travel Directly to Staniel Cay from Nassau

A few airlines offer this service, including Flamingo Air and Titan for commercial flights and Graceful Wings Dreko Chamberlain for private air charter. The flight is just under an hour from Nassau, and the cost can vary depending on the airline and time of year. A private charter is surprisingly affordable and less stressful than making connections from USA flights. It’s recommended you book your flight well in advance to ensure availability.

Airlines That Fly To Staniel Cay from Nassau, Bahamas

Inter-Island Bahamas Private Charter Flights, Graceful Wings Dreko Chamberlain Call: (242) 359-1573

Flamingo Air Contact Information: (242) 351-4963

Titan Air Contact Information: (242) 359-0406  or  (242) 361-4476

Customer Service Hours: 9 am to 5 pm, Mondays thru Fridays

Prices as of Summer 2023

Nassau to Exuma Cays flights and the destinations are Staniel Cay, Black Point, Farmers Cay, and surrounding islands with an airport—one way $125 (VAT included); Round trip $240 (VAT included). They offer two flights a day each way.

Once you arrive at Staniel Cay Airport, you will be picked up by the vacation rental host and taken to your accommodations or you have rented a golf cart for your stay to explore the island.