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  Fort Myers Southwest Florida International Airport - RSW

  Fort Myers Southwest Florida International Airport - RSW
 
Terminal    Concourse D
Check-in Time 90 minutes

Even More® Speed

Yes
Ticket Counter Hours 4:30 a.m. - 7:45 p.m.
Baggage Claim Phone Number 1-239-561-5454 option 1# (office)
1-239-561-7929 (fax)
Curbside Check-in Yes
Directions to Airport Click Here For Directions
Airport Website Click Here
 
  Address and Phone Number - RSW
 

SOUTHWEST FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

JetBlue Airways
11000 Terminal Access Rd Suite 8622
Fort Myers, FL 33913

General Airport Phone: 1-239-590-4800

 
  Baggage Claim Information - RSW
 

baggage claim location

Baggage Claim is located on the lower level of the Midfield Terminal Complex. Typically, you can pick up your bags from Carousel 10.

making a baggage claim

If your baggage has been delayed or damaged, it is important to make a baggage claim with a JetBlue crewmember while you're at the airport.

If you need to make the claim once you've left the airport, please call the JetBlue Baggage Service Office within four hours after arrival.

The baggage service office is open from 8:45 a.m. until 7:15 p.m.

Fort Myers Baggage Service Office telephone: 1-239-561-5454 option 1#
Fort Myers Baggage Service Office fax: 1-239-561-7929

baggage claim follow-up

If you’re following up on a baggage claim, Central Baggage Services can be reached from 6:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. MT Monday through Friday and from 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday at 1-866-538-5438.

 
  Boarding & Deplaning Options - RSW
 

Permitting weather and other circumstances, Fort Myers may offer boarding and deplaning from both the front and back of the aircraft.

The option to board and deplane from the back is available for customers who are seated in the back half of the aircraft and for those who can comfortably ascend stairs.

 
  Car Rental Companies - RSW
 

All on-site car rental companies have counters located on the second level.

Alamo 1-800-462-5266
Avis 1-800-230-4898
Budget 1-800-227-5945
Dollar 1-800-800-3665
Enterprise 1-800-736-8222
Hertz 1-800-654-3131
National 1-800-227-7368
Thrifty 1-800-847-4389
Continental Rent-A-Car         1-877-736-8250

other car rental options

We can also offer you special rates on rental cars through our partner Hotels.com. You can book these rates by clicking on the link below or, if you call our Reservations team to book your reservation, one of our Reservation crewmembers can transfer you to Hotels.com.

You may also contact Hotels.com Customer Support directly for questions regarding hotel or car reservations 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 1-800-544-3581 (English) or 1-800-520-8629 (Spanish)..

 
  Check-in & Gate Information - RSW
 

ticket counter hours and location

Our ticket counter is located on the Upper Level, at the end of Concourse D of Fort Myers' Midfield Terminal Complex. It is located next to the United Express and US Airways counters and is open from 4:30 a.m. - 7:45 p.m.

We recommend you arrive at the airport at least 90 minutes prior to departure. Avoid delays by checking for traffic alerts, and allow enough time to go through TSA screening, particularly during holidays and peak travel days. Please note, JetBlue has cutoff times for baggage check in, and also for check in at the departure gate; JetBlue will not be responsible for expenses incurred due to late check in.

You will need a boarding pass to get through security. Our flights depart out of Gates D6 and D8.

check-in requirements for domestic travel

Government issued identification is required for all customers 18 years of age and over. Identification is not required for any person under the age of 18.

The name on the ID must match the name in the reservation.

Forms of valid identification for domestic flights are described below:

  • U.S. passport
  • State-issued driver's license
  • U.S. passport card
  • DHS "Trusted Traveler" cards (NEXUS, SENTRI, FAST)
  • U.S. Military ID
  • Permanent Resident Card
  • Border Crossing Card
  • DHS-designated enhanced driver's license
  • A Native American Tribal Photo ID
  • An airline or airport-issued ID (if issued under a TSA-approved security plan)
  • A Registered Traveler Card (that contains the following: Name; Date of Birth; Gender; Expiration date; and a Tamper-resistant feature)
  • A foreign government-issued passport
  • Canadian provincial driver's license or Indian and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) card

    Customers traveling with an infant as a lap child may be asked for proof of age, such as a passport, birth certificate (copies are acceptable for domestic travel) or an immunization record when the infant's age is questionable. Infants between three and 14 days old must also have, in the form of a letter, their doctor's approval to travel.

    Unaccompanied minors must check in at the ticket counter. An unaccompanied minor does not need photo ID. However, the adult dropping them off and picking them up will need photo ID. This adult must be named in the reservation.

    Your confirmation number or itinerary may be helpful, but are not necessary to check in.

    All reservations not paid for at least 30 minutes prior to departure are subject to cancellation.

    check-in cut-off time

    Checked baggage may not be accepted less than 30 minutes prior to the flight departure time. We will not be liable for any charges incurred for baggage that was checked late, nor will we be liable for delivery or compensation for late checked baggage.

    If you are not checking bags, you may check in up to 20 minutes prior to scheduled departure and must be in the gate area at least 15 minutes prior to scheduled departure.

    boarding cut-off time

    Each customer must be onboard the aircraft 15 minutes prior to departure.

    Standby customers may be cleared at 10 minutes to departure.

    Any customer not onboard, even if they have checked in and received a boarding pass, may be denied boarding and will not be entitled to denied boarding compensation.

    kiosk check in

    If you have a confirmed reservation, feel free to use a kiosk machine to check in. You may check in using the kiosk no more than six hours prior to departure if you are checking baggage. Customers with no checked baggage may check in within 24 hours from their scheduled departure time. Kiosk check in is not available 30 minutes or less before departure.

    You can retrieve your information and check in at a kiosk using one of the following methods:

    • Reservation number
    • Emailed itinerary with the bar code
    • Credit card with your name on it
    • TrueBlue number or email address and password if you're a TrueBlue member

    In order to validate your boarding pass, you'll need to present it along with your photo ID at the gate.

    Curbside Check In and Skycap

    JetBlue offers Curbside Check-in at Ft. Myers airport.

    Once you've checked in at curbside, your bags will be taken care of and you can head straight to security.

    Please note there is a $2 fee per bag for curbside check in.

    Only credit/debit cards are accepted (no cash).

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      Check in & Pick Up Info for Unaccompanied Minors - RSW
     

    Photo identification is required for both parties who drop off and pick up an unaccompanied minor. Unaccompanied minors will not be accepted without the guardian's photo ID.

    When a gate pass is issued, it is the TSA's decision as to whether a young child, in addition to the unaccompanied minor, may pass through security with the adult.

    drop off information

    When dropping off the unaccompanied minor, the parent/guardian may NOT leave the airport until the following criteria are met:

    • the parent/guardian has a signed copy of the UMNR form
    • the UMNR is onboard the aircraft 
    • the parent/guardian's name, address and cell phone number are all documented on the minor's reservation.

    In the event of a gate return, a JetBlue Crewmember will contact the parent/guardian so that he/she can immediately return to the airport to meet their minor. Please note, the parent/guardian must request a gate pass at the airport ticket counter to pick up their minor at the departure gate.

    pick up information

    When picking up an unaccompanied minor, one person may receive a gate pass to proceed into the arrivals area to meet the minor. Please arrive at the airport no later than 30 minutes before the scheduled arrival.

    In cases where a flight arrives after the ticket counter is closed, the pick up person should proceed directly to baggage claim to meet the minor.

    The child will only be released to the person indicated on the unaccompanied minor form or on the reservation and that person must present their government issued photo ID.

     
      Customer Paging Number - RSW
      If you’re trying to get a hold of someone at the airport call 1-239-590-4810 to have them paged.
     
      Directions to RSW
     

    directions to the Midfield Terminal Complex

    Take the Ben Hill Griffin Parkway/Treeline Avenue Extension (east of I-75) between Daniels Parkway (exit 131) and Alico Road (exit 128). Turn east onto Terminal Access Road.

    From the North:

    Take I-75 South to Daniels Parkway (exit 131) and turn left. Make a right turn on Treeline Avenue then a left turn onto Terminal Access Road

    From the South:

    Take I-75 North to Alico Road (exit 128) and turn east on Terminal Access Road

     
      Flight Durations
     

    Approximate flight durations, as well as other pertinent flight details may be found on the 'Select your flights' screen when booking on jetblue.com.

    Please note: flight durations vary with wind currents, weather developments, aircraft congestion, and air traffic control directives.

     
      Ground Transportation - RSW
     

    public transportation

    Lee Tran provides bus service from the airport to Daniels Parkway and U.S. 41 on an hourly basis between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. From there, you can make a connection to other Lee Tran routes.

    Reservations are not required for the taxi and limousine companies listed below. You can simply make arrangements upon arrival at the ground transportation booth located in the median between the terminal and the parking lot, or you can call and make arrangements in advance.

    GroundLink.com

    JetBlue has a partnership with GroundLink, the leading revolutionary online ground transportation provider, to provide customers with the option to book exclusive discount rates on www.jetblue.com/cars.

    This new car service option provides our customers with an additional level of comfort and service that comes with pre-booking ground transportation with a knowledgeable, professional and reliable car service and limo provider. This option allows travelers to reserve the service online for a ride to or from the airport, including prompt curbside pick-up and drop-off by a local driver with GPS to ensure efficient and stress-free travel to the final destination.

    taxi and limousine service

    A-1 Royal Limo 1-239-369-8300     1-800-939-9910
    AAA Airport Transportation 1-239-275-7228     1-800-872-2711
    Aaron Discount Taxi 1-239-768-1898     1-800-998-1898
    Airport Express Transportation 1-239-625-7606     1-800-935-5572
    Apple Transportation 1-239-482-1200     1-800-852-7027
    Best Value Taxi Inc. 1-239-768-1898     1-800-998-1898
    Harold's Limo 1-239-278-3100     1-800-546-6118
    Majestic Limo Airport Transportation     1-239-489-4473    
    Superior Airport Shuttle 1-239-267-4777     1-888-397-9571
    Tropical Limousine 1-239-495-9522    

    For additional information call: 1-239-768-4315

     
      Mileage Information - RSW
     

    The airport is a 14 mile drive from downtown Fort Myers. Additional areas of interest:

    Cape Coral, FL 14 miles
    Naples, FL 37 miles
    Sanibel Island 29 miles
    Sarasota, FL 89 miles
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 132 miles
    West Palm Beach, FL 133 miles
    Tampa, FL 138 miles
     
      Other Airlines - RSW
     

    If you're making a connection in Fort Myers, here's a list of other airlines:

    Air Canada 1-888-247-2262
    Air Tran 1-800-247-8726
    America West 1-800-235-9292
    American/American Eagle 1-800-433-7300
    Comair 1-800-221-1212
    Continental 1-800-525-0280
    Delta 1-800-221-1212
    Delta Express 1-800-221-1212
    Gulfstream International 1-800-225-2525
    Midwest Express 1-800-452-2022
    Northwest Airlines 1-800-225-2525
    Song Airlines 1-800-359-7664
    Spirit Airlines 1-800-772-7117
    United Airlines 1-800-241-6522
    US Airways 1-800-428-4322
    USA 3000 Airlines 1-877-872-3000
     
      Parking - RSW
     

    For additional parking information call Standard Parking: 1-239-768-6296

    *All rates are subject to change without notice.

    short-term parking

    The short-term parking garage is located southwest across from the Midfield Terminal Complex off Terminal Access Rd. Short-term parking is free for the first 20 minutes, $1* for each additional 20 minute increment with a maximum of $18* a day.

    ***Please note: In accordance with the TSA, vehicles that are 8 feet tall and higher are not permitted to park in the short-term parking lot.***

    long-term parking

    Long-term parking is located southwest of and beyond the parking garage; the lot can also be accessed via the Terminal Access Rd. Shuttles will provide transportation to and from this lot. Long-term parking is available for $2* an hour with a maximum of $10* a day and a weekly rate of $56* per week.

     
      Special Service Information - RSW
     

    For your convenience, regular and oversized wheelchairs are available upon request. Electric carts are not available in the concourse area.

    TDD/TTY phones are located in Terminals A and B next to the baggage claim area.