As of 2015, American Airlines, Delta Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines are some of the major airlines that fly out of Southwest Florida International Airport, or RSW. Bare-bones airlines that fly out of the airport include Spirit Airlines and Frontier Airlines. International carriers servicing the airport include airberlin, which offers flights to Dusseldorf from RSW, and Air Canada, offering flights to Montreal, Ottawa and Toronto. Over 15 carriers that fly nonstop to 46 destinations service the airport.Continue Reading
Flights to major gateway cities, including New York, Atlanta and Chicago, provide travelers with access to connections to cities around the world. In 2014, more than 7.9 million passengers passed through Southwest Florida International Airport. As of 2015, RSW is one of the top 50 U.S. airports in terms of passenger traffic.
Certified for operation in May 1983, a new state-of-the art terminal opened in 2005 to accommodate several decades of unprecedented growth. Award-winning Southwest Florida International Airport is located in Fort Myers and serves the greater Southwest Florida area, including Cape Coral, Sanibel, Marco Island and the Everglades as well as points along the Gulf Coast. The airport's location offers travelers easy access to Interstate 75 and U.S. 41 to reach the area's attractions.Learn more about Geography