Location: Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands
PLS Arrivals today
PLS Departures today
Airport Rd, TKCA 1ZZ, Turks and Caicos Islands
Phone: +1 649-946-4420
Fax: +1 (0) 649 9415558
Operator: Turks & Caicos Islands Airports Authority
Hub for: InterCaribbean Airways; Caicos Express Airways
IATA code: PLS
ICAO code: MBPV
Providenciales International Airport is located in the middle of the largest island of Caicos Islands -> Providenciales.
About Providenciales arrivals and departures
It is a small island that is easy to explore with a rental car. After PLS arrivals hall there are lots of rental car companies to rent a car. Because it is not a large island, you can also take a taxi. There are PLS departures to the famous beaches and hotels. You pay about USD 5 per mile. However, most Providenciales departures go to the areas of Thompson Cove, Blue Mountain, Babalua Beach, Turtle Cove, The Bight, Grace Bay (35 USD taxi), Long Bay and Leeward (45 USD taxi).
Terminal and runway
The terminal is not large and consists of 1 building. There is also only 1 runway where all Providenciales Airport departures & PLS arrivals take place.
For international Providenciales departures you must be present at least 2 hours in advance. If you are flying to another small airport on Turks & Caicos, a minimum of 45 minutes is sufficient. There is no pre-clearance for US travelers. For all Providenciales arrivals it is not difficult to find the baggage carousel. There is only 1 for international PLS airport arrivals.
Flight routes at Providenciales airport
There are many Providenciales airport arrivals from regional destinations. Caicos Express Airway, Aereonautica militare, Bahamasair and InterCaribbean Airways are largely responsible for it. They have flights to (CAP) Cap Haitien, (SDQ) Santo Domingo, (GDT) Grand Turk Island, (XSC) South Caicos, (KIN) Kingston, (NAS) Nassau.
The international PLS airport departures mainly go to Canada and the US. See destinations and airlines:
- Fort Lauderdale Airport FLL: JetBlue Airways offer Providenciales Airport arrivals
- Montreal / Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport YUL, Canada: Air Canada
- Lester B. Pearson International Airport YYZ, Canada: Air Canada and WestJet
- Gregorio Luperon International Airport POP, Dominican Republic: Aereonautica militare have PLS departures
- Las Américas International Airport SDQ, Dominican Republic: Aereonautica militare
- Cibao International Airport STI, Dominican Republic: Aereonautica militare
- Cap Haitien International Airport CAP, Haiti: Aereonautica militare and Salmon Air have PLS airport arrivals
- Toussaint Louverture International Airport PAP, Haiti: Aereonautica militare
- Norman Manley International Airport KIN, Jamaica: Aereonautica militare
- Luis Munoz Marin International Airport SJU, Puerto Rico: Aereonautica militare
- JAGS McCartney International Airport GDT, Turks and Caicos Islands: Aereonautica militare and PB Air
- South Caicos Airport XSC, Turks and Caicos Islands: Aereonautica militare
- Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport ATL, United States: Delta Air Lines
- General Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport BOS, United States: Delta Air Lines and JetBlue Airways
- Charlotte Douglas International Airport CLT, United States: American Airlines and US Airways
- Dallas Fort Worth International Airport DFW, United States: American Airlines and US Airways offer Providenciales airport departures
- Newark Liberty International Airport EWR, United States: United Airlines
- John F Kennedy International Airport JFK, United States: Delta Air Lines and JetBlue Airways
- Miami International Airport MIA, United States: American Airlines and US Airways
- Philadelphia International Airport PHL, United States: American Airlines and US Airways have PLS airport departures
Pictures are from visittci.com Daniel J. Levin