Cheap Flights To North Eleuthera Airport
North Eleuthera Airport (ELH) is located in a Bahamian district on the island of Eleuthera. This public airport serves northern Eleuthera, in addition to the surrounding islands of Harbor Island and Spanish Wells. The island of Eleuthera lies east of Nassau and is just a one-hour flight from Miami to North Eleuthera Airport. If you are already visiting Nassau Island, a quick flight to North Eleuthera Airport takes only 20 minutes. Find cheap flights to North Eleuthera Airport using Skyscanner's flight search tools, where you simply input the dates you wish to travel and your destination airport as North Eleuthera Airport to find the best deals on airfare.
The Best Times of Year To Fly to North Eleuthera Airport
The winter months are the best time of year to visit Eleuthera in the Bahamas. These islands tend to experience warm winters, and warmer, but more humid and often rainy, summers. If you visit in winter, from November through April, expect temperatures to be in the mid-70-degree range, with not a lot of rainfall. During the summer months from May to October, the temperatures rise about 10 degrees, accompanied with high humidity and more of a chance of rain showers occurring. Though the winter months are the best time to fly into North Eleuthera Airport for more favorable weather conditions, the summer months, the off-season period, are more affordable and less crowded.
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Airlines That Fly To North Eleuthera Airport
You can either catch a flight from Miami or Fort Lauderdale to North Eleuthera Airport non-stop, or make a stop or two in another city before continuing on your journey. Airlines that fly to North Eleuthera Airport include:
- Silver Airways, with daily non-stop flights from Ft. Lauderdale (FLL) to North Eleuthera
- Aztec Airways, with direct flights to North Eleuthera Airport from Ft. Lauderdale (FXE) three times per week. Aztec Airways is a small airline that offers free parking at this airport and is pet friendly.
- American Airlines, with non-stop jet service from Miami to North Eleuthera five days per week.
Travelers can also opt to fly directly to Nassau from the US, then take a short flight from Nassau to North Eleuthera Airport on Spirit Airlines or JetBlue Airways.
What Can I Expect at North Eleuthera Airport?
This is a small airport with the basic amenities, yet it is the busiest airport in Eleuthera. Many travelers fly into North Eleuthera Airport to visit Harbour Island, a ten-minute cab ride, followed by a ten-minute water taxi ride away. You can rent a car at North Eleuthera Airport, which is very convenient for a stay on the island. American drivers should be very cautious, however, to remember to drive on the left side of the road here. Rental car rates average between $50-$75 per day, with discounts available when renting for a full week.
Things To Do While In Eleuthera
If you love beaches, Eleuthera has beautiful, pink sand beaches that are rarely crowded. Ben Bay, Rainbow Bay, Twin Cove, and Alabaster Beach are just a few. Tourists also enjoy the Levy Native Plant Preserve where you can view typical plants of the island along a boardwalk. Many adventurers enjoy going cliff jumping, or enjoy a more leisurely sport like snorkeling.