Southwest Florida International Airport ("RSW" Fort Myers) is the closest airport to the Islands. It is serviced by most major airlines.
Rates & Discounts:
A discounted fare is available for tickets booked on DELTA airlines into RSW.
A car rental discount is available for guests of the wedding through Avis.
Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW)
16000 Chamberlin Parkway
Fort Myers, FL 33913
Red star marks RSW Airport,
click for driving directions from RSW to hotels and wedding location.
Interstate 75: Take Exit 131 (Daniels Parkway) west to Summerlin Road. Turn left on Summerlin Road and follow it to the Sanibel Causeway (a $3 toll). Drive across and onto Sanibel Island. At the four-way stop sign at Periwinkle Way, either a right or left turn will lead you to beaches, shops, accommodations, etc. To reach Captiva, turn right on Tarpon Bay Road and left on Sanibel-Captiva Road. Drive about eight miles. Cross Blind Pass bridge and you're on Captiva. That takes another 15 to 30 minutes.
Interstate 95: If you're driving into Florida from the North via Jacksonville, take I-95 south to I-4; take I-4 west to I-75, then follow the directions above. If you're on Florida's east coast and choose to bypass the Orlando and Tampa areas (both off I-4), take I-95 south to Fort Lauderdale and follow the signs directing you to I-75 west (toward Naples).
Red star marks wedding location, Casa Ybel Resort on Sanibel Island.