Myrtle Beach Airport, Here are Alternatives of Airport for Your Trip

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Mar 14, 2020 12:30 PM

Are you planning on going to South Carolina for a trip? Then Myrtle Beach is where to go! How to get there? Well, you need to travel by air to go to Myrtle Beach.

Myrtle Beach is a perfect place to escape from your routines. This city is a vacation resort everyone should visit at least once in their life. In Myrtle Beach, you can do many refreshing activities.

This city also has plenty of public golf courses with more than 100 courses you can find there. For water sport enthusiasts, there are many alternatives you can experience.

For families who want to spend their holiday, the beach and swimming pools in Myrtle Beach are pretty popular. Water and amusement parks are scattered everywhere. The variety of attractions makes this city a family-friendly place for vacation.

To get to this place, traveling by air can be a perfect choice. Also, tourists can find many airports in this city. The one that is popular worldwide is Myrtle Beach International Airport. 

1. Myrtle Beach Airport


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Myrtle Beach Airport is a county-owned airport that becomes a public-use airport. It is located six kilometres southwest of the central business district of Myrtle Beach, in Horry County, South Carolina, United States.  

Myrtle Beach Airport is one of the fastest-growing airports in the U.S. with non-stop flights to more than one destination. The airport is open from 4:00 a.m. until the last flight of the day. The TSA is open from 4:15 am until 10:30 pm. 

In the following part, you will find some information about the services and the facilities provided by Myrtle Beach Airport.

- Airlines 

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The airlines serving Myrtle Beach International Airport are Delta, Continental, US Airways, also the low-cost carriers Spirit, Direct Air, and Allegiant. Toronto-based Porter Airlines provides services from Canada and several international carriers offer flights from Europe.

- Services and Facilities on the Airport

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This airport consists of two small terminals with two halls, eateries, and shops. Don't worry about the connection, the airport provides free WIFI for the visitors.

For other airport facilities, check this list below:
1. ATM or Cash Machines are located in Arrivals, Baggage Claim Area, and Upper Level near Subway.
2. Baggage Carts (carts are available for arrival passengers only)
3. Shops (snacks, travel stuff, and newspaper are available here)
4. Food & Drinks (there are nine dining options include The Boardwalk Café, Cinnabon, and Subway)
5. Information Desks (there are three information desks provided here if you have any questions, it is located in 1st Floor, Baggage Claim, airport ambassadors are available to assist you throughout the airport)
6. Mobile Charging
7. Pet Relief Areas (located on the second floor, inside Terminal Building, Concourse B, Baggage Claim Area, outside of Door 6.)
8. Quiet Room
9. Rest Zones
10. Smoking area (there is a smoking area outside of Door 6 in the baggage claim area)
Airport Transportation (Getting To or From The Airport)
11. Car Rentals
12. Spacious Parking Area

Besides Myrtle Beach Airport, the next are other choices of airports near Myrtle Beach that you can choose.
Other than Myrtle Beach Airport, there are other airports nearby. What is it? Let's check it out!

1. Wilmington International Airport/ILM


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Wilmington International Airport is an airport in North Carolina. This airport is approximately 127 kilometres from Myrtle Beach. It takes around 2 hours drive from William International Airport to reach Myrtle Beach.

This airport provides a low-stress alternative with direct flights. There are more than seven major cities around the country that provides direct flights to Wilmington International Airport. For instance, Atlanta, New York, and Philadelphia. 

ILM has a collaboration with the Arts Council of Wilmington and New Hanover County exhibiting an art collection from South-eastern North Carolina. But the airport is undergoing its second phase of terminal expansion at the end of 2019.

2.    Florence Regional Airport/FLO


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Another airport that you can choose is the Florence Regional Airport. This airport can directly take you to the Myrtle Beach Airport or anywhere that you need to go. It has the lowest rate that can get you to Myrtle Beach Airport just for about 1 to 2 hours at a very low price. The regular airline to the Florence Regional Airport is US Airways. The airport is small but very clean and comfortable.



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