Air travel in Panama City Beach is provided by our new airport, Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP). ECP provides significant benefits for business travelers including parking near the terminal and parking rewards, easy check-in and efficient security lines, and free Wi-Fi. Major air carriers Delta and Southwest Airlines provide daily nonstop flights from major U.S. cities including Atlanta, Baltimore, Houston, Nashville, and St. Louis. These key cities provide connections to airports across the U.S. and the world. More destinations are always been added so please check the ECP website for updates.
A variety of ground transportation is available at the airport:
• Seven rental car companies operate at the airport: Alamo, Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz, National, and Thrifty.
• Taxi, shuttles, and limo services.
• Area hotel shuttle services.
Military Welcome Center
The Military Welcome Center offers a quiet place for active duty, retired military personnel and Department of Defense employees to relax while waiting for a flight or a ride home. Open daily from 8 a.m. – 8 p.m., the center offers snacks, drinks, television, internet access, Wi-Fi and a children’s play area.
Additionally, the center provides a variety of services to the travelers and guests at the airport. Services and Amenities:
• Flat Screen Television
• Computer Work Stations
• Copy/Fax Service
• Brochure and Business Card Display
• Relocation Guides
• Bay County Maps
• Postage Stamps
• Mailing Services
Dining and Shopping
Two restaurants, the Dive In Restaurant on level 1 near airport entrance and Surf’s Up Bar & Grill on concourse level 2, are open around all flight schedules. Newspapers, gifts, and convenience items are available at gift shops on both airport levels.