FLL features over 40 restaurants with diverse selections, ranging from Italian, pizza, delis, bars, sandwich shops, and even a Dunkin’ Donuts; options that will appeal to any appetite. If it’s shopping you want, stroll through newsstands, accessory boutiques, a technology store, and even a clothing store featuring Tommy Bahama. Or you may opt get a shoeshine, massage, or take your kids to Kids Works while awaiting your next flight.
Another good option is the Miami International Airport (MIA), which is just 25 miles south of Fort Lauderdale – a 40-minute drive. As well as direct flights to and from the West Coast, MIA has many flights to Europe and Latin America.
Also note that there is the Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (FXE) with access to several air charter companies. For corporate and business travelers, there is no better way to get into town. Just minutes from downtown, this airport is a dream. No ticket counters, no lines, no confusing terminals — just easy, convenient flights.