Lynden Pindling International Airport
Lynden Pindling International Airport, the major airport for the Bahamas, is located about 16 kilometers (9.9 miles) west of Nassau city center, and has daily flights to major cities in the United States, the Caribbean, Canada, and the United Kingdom.
Address: Windsor Field Road, Nassau
Phone: +1 242 702 1010
Nassau is located in the Eastern Standard time zone, and all times are reflected in Eastern time.
Jitney Bus Public transportation service (referred to as jitneys) is available on several of the major islands, such as Nassau/Paradise Island and Grand Bahama Island. Fares vary, depending on the route, and exact change is required. Bus stops are marked.
Ferry Boats (water taxis) can take you between Nassau and Paradise Island while at the same time giving you a waterfront view of Nassau Harbor. Tickets can be purchased at the tour desk at Festival Place and at Woodes Rogers Wharf right next door.
More Information: Bus service is generally from early morning (about 6:30am) until about 7pm. Ferries leave every half hour on the hour from 9am to 6pm.
Taxi fares are fixed by the government. Usually you tip taxi drivers 15%. You can call a taxi, take one on the street or in front of a hotel.
Jermaine's Taxi & Tours +1 242 425 1789
Bahamas Taxi Services +1 242 423 4982
Bahama General Post Office
Address: East Hill Street, Nassau
Phone: +1 242 322 3025
In Nassau, there are many independent stores such as Lowe’s Wholesale Pharmacy, PharmaChoice, and Friendly Pharmacy.
Lowe’s Wholesale Pharmacy
Soldier Rd, Nassau
Friendly Pharmacy Elizabeth on Bay
Bay St, Nassau
+1 242 323 0051
Address: Bay St, Nassau
Phone: +1 242 323 0051
Country code: +1
Area codes in Nassau: 242
Electrical outlets in The Islands Of The Bahamas are 60 cycles/120 volts, which is compatible with all US appliances. British and European appliances require a flat two-pin adaptor and 220-volt converter.