Myrtle Beach Airport is located about three miles south and west of downtown in Horry County, South Carolina. The Myrtle Beach International Airport (IATA code: MYR) is conveniently located within close range of many of the most popular destinations along the Grand Strand, and it is just a short drive away from Myrtle Beach proper. This makes it possible for many of the hotels in Myrtle to offer complimentary transport to and from this Grand Strand regional airport and is just one more reason why vacations to Myrtle Beach are as alluring and popular as they in fact are. It is no mistake that nearly 15 million people visit Myrtle Beach every year. With the more than 250 golf courses, the 60 miles of the Grand Strand, unlimited options for entertainment, shopping, and dining, it is not difficult to understand why this is so.
You can expect to find a range of passenger and guest services at the Myrtle Beach Airport that will make your transition to your vacation destination fluid and easy. As an added bonus, Myrtle Beach International Airport provides free Wi-Fi throughout the entire terminal. There are also a selection of ATMs located on each level of MYR, currency exchange, gift shops, and a number of bars and restaurants. Myrtle Beach Airport is not huge, but it is an airport where you will not have to worry about any of your basic traveling needs. There is also a very nice part of the airport designated for watching takeoffs and landings. The aircraft viewing area is very popular for people laying over or waiting for delayed flights. Most of the people flying into Myrtle Beach are simply chomping at the bit to get out on the beach to enjoy the amazing sun and water. Luckily enough, the beach is less than a few miles from the airport, and it just happens to stretch for 60 miles. The Grand Strand is indeed one of the most beautiful and pristine beaches on the Atlantic coastline.
You will find a variety of options for public transportation as well as reservation-only transport to and from your accommodation. You can take an airport shuttle, cab, or rent a car. All ground transportation can be located on the main level (ground level) of the airport and the rental car kiosks are situated on the same floor. Be sure to check with your hotel or resort before making any kind of car reservations, however, as many of the hotels have shuttle services running back and forth from the airport all day.
Some of the best hotels not only offer complimentary transportation to and from the Myrtle Beach International Airport, but also to top attractions in the area like the House of Blues, Carolina Opry, and Barefoot Landing. MYR is within close enough range of Myrtle, Surfside, North Myrtle, and many of the other most popular destinations that getting to where you are going should be the least of your concerns going into your vacation. Once you touch down, you will be able to enjoy the best of Myrtle Beach, from the beaches to the golf courses, to the clubs and the alluring attractions.