Miami Airport, a gateway to Miami, Florida's most popular city, is only 12 miles from the Atlantic's shore, making it a perfect start for your holidays. Pick up your car hire from Miami Airport and see the best of Florida at your own pace. Thanks to Auto Europe's outstanding rental customer service and great deals, you are sure to receive a competitive rate and the best rental service for your car hire in Florida.
Miami International Airport (MIA)
Official name: Miami International Airport, often referred to as "MIA", formerly also known as Wilcox Field.
Address: 2100 NW 42nd Ave, Miami, FL 33126, United States
Telephone: +1 305-876-7000
Location: The airport is situated eight miles to the northwest of the centre of Miami.
Airlines operating from the airport: As one of the main airports in the USA and a gateway to the Latin America, Miami Airport is an airbase for many international and domestic flight companies. It is a hub for American Airlines and American Eagle. Connections to the UK are serviced by British Airways and Virgin Atlantic Airways that fly to London Heathrow. Other transatlantic routes are operated, among others, by Aeroflot, Air Berlin, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, Finnair, Iberia, Lufthansa, Quatar Airlines, and TAP Portugal.
MIA is divided into three main terminals, North, Central, and South Terminal with adjacent pier-shaped concourses. North Terminal spans a large Concourse D that houses a bus station and 45 gates. Concourses E, F, and G make up the Central Terminal, where you will find 52 gates, and four bus stations. South Terminal consists of the Concourses H and J with one bus station per each and total 28 gates.
All car hire suppliers are located outside the airport, in MIA Rental Car Center. The airport's automated shuttle, the MIA Mover is a free service that provides transportation from the airport to the Rental Car Center and Miami Central Station.
When picking up your car hire from Miami Airport, verify your suppliers name and proceed to the appropriate desk. Be in the know of your insurance and fuel policy to avoid buying often unnecessary locally advertised additional rental options. In case of any queries, feel free to contact our help line open 7 days a week.
Car rental desks in MIA Rental Car Center
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Financial facilities like banks, currency exchange bureaus or ATM machines are scattered around terminals ensuring visitors have an easy access to it. Travellers in need for baggage storage can find one in Terminal E on the second level. Lost and Found is situated on the North Terminal D on level 4. Wi-Fi areas are located throughout terminals; there are some travel-related sites available for free, browsing other Internet sites, not designated by MIA, needs to be paid for. The airport also ensures comfortable travel for pets, there are Animal Relief Areas in Concourses D, E, and J at the arrival levels. Tourist information desks, called Tourist Information Counters, are located in the Terminals D, E, H, and J.
The Miami Airport, with its diverse restaurants, bars, and eateries caters to all tastes and ages. Dining facilities, as well as some award-winning shops, are situated in all Terminals. Travellers with layovers can visit Spa centres on 2 lever in Terminal H and J.
Bus and Rail
Metrobus and Metrorail stations are both located in Miami Central Station, where you can arrive by a free MIA Mover from the airport. Buses and trains from Miami Central Station provide connections to the most important business, shopping, cultural and education centres as well as hospitals.
Taxis called Taxicabs and SuperShuttle (vans) are stationed outside baggage claim areas on the airport's arrival levels.
Public parking areas in Miami City are serviced by MPA, MiamiParking Authotiry. MPA manages on-street parking and public garages. When using on-street parking, please collect a ticket and place it behind the car's front window. Parking meters accept coins, Dollar bils (in some downtown locations) and credit cards: Visa and MasterCard. Pay by phone option is also available prior registration to the online application. Parking at public garages can be paid on the spot at pay stations.