Philip S.W. Goldson International Airport (BZE)

Philip S.W. Goldson International Airport

Philip S. W. Goldson International Airport is the only international airport in Belize. It is located in Ladyville, about 10 miles from Belize City, the country’s largest city. The airport is named after Philip S. W. Goldson, a Belizean nationalist who died in 2001.

PGIA is a relatively small airport, with only one runway and seven gates. However, it handles a significant amount of traffic, with over 943,000 passengers passing through the airport in 2022.

General Information about Philip S.W. Goldson Airport

The following table is an overview of BZE Airport indicated below:

AirportPhilip S.W. Goldson International Airport
Airport TypePublic
ServesBelize City
Hub forTropic Air Limited, Maya Island Air, Belize Airways
Philip S.W. Goldson Airport CodeBZE
Philip S.W. Goldson Airport Terminals2
BZE Airport Runway1
BZE Airport Coordinates17°32′21″N 088°18′30″W
Contact Number+501 225-2045
Official Website
Philip S.W. Goldson Airport AddressInternational Airport Road, Ladyville, Belize
Elevation5 m / 16 ft

Philip S.W. Goldson Airport Code

Philip S.W. Goldson Airport code is BZE. This three-letter IATA code is based on the name of the airport Philip S.W. Goldson. 


Philip S.W. Goldson Airport Map

The Philip S.W. Goldson Airport location Map is a useful tool for finding your way around the airport, and for planning your journey.

Philip S.W. Goldson International Airport Runway

Philip S.W. Goldson Airport features a single state-of-the-art runway: 

NameLength (mtr)Length (ft)Surface

Philip S.W. Goldson Airport Terminal

Philip S.W. Goldson International Airport has two terminals, Terminal 1 and Terminal 2.

Terminal 1 is used for all international arrivals and departures, while Terminal 2 is used for all domestic flights.

Nearest Airports to Philip S.W. Goldson International Airport (BZE)

Some of the closest airports to BZE Airport are:

  • Caye Chapel Airport – (32.24 Km / 20.03 Miles)
  • Caye Caulker Airport – (36.44 Km / 22.64 Miles)
  • San Pedro Airport – (54.94 Km / 34.14 Miles)
  • Belmopan Airport – (58.05 Km / 36.07 Miles)
  • Melinda Airport – (59.48 Km / 36.96 Miles)

Airlines Operating from Philip S.W. Goldson Airport

The following airlines operate from Philip S.W. Goldson Airport:

  • Alaska Air
  • American Airlines
  • COPA
  • Delta
  • Southwest
  • Sun Country
  • Transportes Aereos Guatemalteco
  • United
  • WestJet 
  • Air Canada
  • Maya Island Air
  • Tropic Air

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