About PBI

Palm Beach County, through its Department of Airports, operates and maintains Palm Beach International Airport (PBI). 

On October 23, 1988, a state-of-the-art terminal building was dedicated and exists as a truly superb example of a user-friendly, congestion-free, comfortable yet modern airport.  Celebrating the 25th anniversary of the terminal, we continue the tradition of offering convenience and comfort.   

PBI has enjoyed many awards over the last 25 years, including a 2015 Conde Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Award for being Fifth Best Domestic Airport and a 2016 award naming PBI Sixth Best Airport in the U.S. by the prestigious Conde Nast Traveler magazine. Our concessions have been recognized over the years by Airport Revenue News as having superior shops and restaurants, in 2013 PBI received the 2013 ARN Most Unique Services award.  PBI was most recently voted in the top 5 medium size airports, receiving the 2016 Traveler's Choice Award from TripAdvisor.  PBI prides itself on ease and convenience for good reason, being named the Best TSA Checkpoint in the U.S. according to a 2016 J.D. Power survey and being in the top 5 Highest Ranked Airports for Ease and Accessing Parking and Getting to the Terminal according to Airport Revenue News (2016).

PBI Travel Plaza, completed Winter 2015, is located at the Southwest corner of Florida Mango and Belvedere Road.  The Travel Plaza features free wi-fi, arrival/departure screen, Dunkin Donuts, 7-11, Mobile gas, car wash and cell phone lot.  

PBI offers a user friendly experience online at pbia.org, from desktop, tablet or phone with the recently redesigned responsive website.  

PBI has nearly 200 daily non-stop arrivals and departures to more than 25 destinations in the US, Canada and the Caribbean on 13 airlines.  

Palm Beach International Airport is conveniently located to serve the air trade area of Palm Beach County and the four surrounding counties. The airport is located 2.5 miles west of downtown West Palm Beach and just 3.5 miles west of Palm Beach. PBI is situated adjacent to I-95 and is easily accessible from anywhere in Palm Beach County. Boca Raton is approximately 20 miles south and Jupiter is only 15 miles north.

Palm Beach International Airport offers onsite parking with Economy Lot Courtesy Shuttles and competitive pricing.  1,100 short term parking spaces, 5,500 long term spaces and over 3,000 economy spaces all located on airport premises.  

The Customs and Immigration facility is capable of handling 300 passengers per hour and aircraft up to the size of B747-400.