There are two main air routes to Long Island, Bahamas: via Nassau and via Georgetown on nearby Exuma Island.
Flying via Nassau, Bahamas
Flying via Georgetown, Bahamas
Island Wings offers a private charter service direct to Cape Santa Maria, with service from Ft Lauderdale. Guests travel in a safe and comfortable Piper Aztec plane, and enjoy stunning views of the Straits of Florida below.
The one-way charter fare from Florida is $2,600 USD (plus fees), and will carry up to five passengers, ($520 USD per person) and the pilot.
Cape Santa Maria and Long Island are high on the list of preferred destinations for private pilots.
There are two airstrips on northern Long Island: Cape Santa Maria and Stella Maris.
Whether you stay for a night or a month, private pilots enjoy a 15% discount on beachfront accommodation, with some blackout dates during peak travel periods.
For detailed entry and exit requirements, the Bahamas’s Pilots Bill of Rights and other details, see the Bahamas Private Flying website.
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