Punta Gorda Airport

Punta Gorda Airport (PGD), located three miles east of Punta Gorda, in Charlotte County, Florida, is a public airport that is owned by the Charlotte County Airport Authority. It was formerly named the Charlotte County Airport. Its primary use is for general aviation purposes but recently, it has seen more scheduled flight services offered by Allegiant Air to fifty-one destinations.

Punta Gorda is home to the Florida International Air Show, an annual event that has featured various military demonstration teams such as the United States Navy’s “Blue Angels” Flight Demonstration Squadron; the “US Air Force Thunderbirds”; and the United States Army’s “Sky Soldiers” (173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team) Cobra helicopter team.

Allegiant Flights from Punta Gorda (PGD)

Allegiant provides low-cost, nonstop flight service to over 50 destinations from PGD, situated on Florida’s southwest coast between Sarasota and Ft. Myers. Punta Gorda Airport is owned and operated by the Charlotte County Airport Authority and is an important transportation and economic asset for the region. Hundreds of jobs are provided on-site, as well as space for business and aviation tenants and more than $1.275 billion in total economic output.

Travelers get scheduled Allegiant flights from Punta Gorda Airport (PGD) to various airports in the United States. Flight services start as early as 8 am in the morning and till 7 pm in the evening.

Transportation Services at PGD Airport?

  • Rental Car Services: The Rental Car companies provide car reservation services for all inbound and outbound flights beginning at 5 a.m. Travelers can call the airport’s local number to get their car reserved easily and quickly.
  • Gulf Coast Car Service: Travelers can look for ground transportation service at PGD with Gulf Coast Car Service. They have a well-managed fleet of minivans and mobility options for needy customers. They offer professional service, competitive pricing, and free bottled water for each passenger.
  • Other Services: Travelers can opt for other ride app pickup services such as Uber and Lyft car services; Turo for car-sharing services; or a point-to-point bus system in Charlotte County for a small fee.

Dining Facility

The Snack Shack, located immediately south of the Bailey Terminal, offers fresh and frozen vending options as well as informal indoor and outdoor seating. Healthy selections, microwaveable dinners, ice cream, and freshly brewed coffee, as well as standard beverages and snacks, are available. For scheduled airline arrivals and departures, credit cards are accepted and the facility is open to the public.