Car Hire Sanford International Airport


Sanford International Airport (SFB) is located in Sanford, Florida. It is approximately twenty miles north-east of downtown Orlando. Nine airlines fly into Sanford, three of those being international charter airlines. The airlines are Allegiant Air, ArkeAir (services begin in June 2011), Direct Air, Icelandair, Iceland Express, and Vision Airlines. The charter airlines are Monarch, Thomas Cook Airlines, and Thomson Airways. All of the charter airlines operate out of the United Kingdom. Allegiant Airline is the main provider of domestic flights from Sanford Airport. They service twenty-nine cities nationwide.

Sanford airport has two terminals. Terminal A is used for international flights and terminal B is used for domestic flights. Several dining and shopping options are available in each terminal. There is a duty free shop located in Terminal A. There is also an airport lounge, also located in Terminal A.
The airport has eight national rental car companies located on site. The rental care companies are Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National, and Thrifty. Shuttle services can also be arranged before arriving. The Yellow Cab Company of Orlando offers taxi service at Sanford Airport.

Three parking areas are available for passengers. There is a parking garage, an economy lot, and a value lot. The parking garage is the only covered parking located at the airport. The daily rate for the garage is fifteen dollars. The economy and value lots are slightly cheaper at ten dollars a day. All lots charge two dollars for each half hour of parking, up to the daily maximum. There are free shuttles from the economy and value lots. Cash as well as Visa, MasterCard and American Express are accepted. Credit card machines are located at all parking exits.
The major tourist attractions in Orlando can be accessed from Sanford Airport by taking Interstate 4 west. Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, and Sea World are about thrity-five miles away. Kennedy Space Center is approximately forty miles away, and is reached via State Road 46 east and Interstate 95 south. Beaches along the Atlantic coast can be reached via State Road 415 north and State Road 44 east.