Airport Services

At Piarco International Airport there are number of services offered for your travelling, shopping, business pleasure and comfort….

Information/Customer Service
Piarco International Airport has a 24 hour information booth located in the airport's Atrium. Our specially trained and friendly staff are eager to serve you.

Porter Service
There is a porter service operated by Sky Cap Porter Service at a small fee of $2.00TT per piece of luggage from the Customs Exit to Curbside and $4.00TT per piece of luggage from the Customs Exit to the Check-In counters, for those passengers who are intransit. These porters are located at the Customs Exit as well as curbside outside departure check-in, east wing ground level.

Left Lugguage Service

The fee is $10.00TT per piece per hour, from the 8th hour a daily rate of $15.00 per piece per day would be incurred.

VIP Lounges
There are two VIP lounges open to all passengers. Caribbean Airlines first class lounge is managed by this airline and The VIP Flyers Club is managed by the Pizza/Burger Boys Group of Companies. For reception of Heads of State, Diplomats, government officials and celebrities , our Diplomatic Reception Lounge managed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs available and the Airports Authority VIP lounge.

Banking is quick and easy with four Automatic Teller Machines located on the lower level’s East wing. This service is provided by the following Banks:

  • Republic Bank
  • Scotia Plus
  • Royal Bank
  • First Citizens

First Citizens Bank operates daily from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm and is located at Landside West Wing ground floor. There is also a 24 hour Cambio located in Duty Free.

Security Passes
Any individual requiring a restricted area pass must contact our Security Pass Office for further information:

Airports Authority of Trinidad and Tobago
Security Pass Office
Piarco International Airport
Tel: 868 669-4868
Fax: 868 669-1434

Tourist Information
For all your travel and hotel needs, visit the Tourist Information Booth located directly outside of the Customs Exit.

Flight Information

For information about flight arrivals and departures, view the monitors or check with the information staff at the Airport Information Booth temporarily located in the West Wing lower level.

At Piarco International Airport, there exists a motor vehicle parking facility that can accommodate five hundred and sixty (560) vehicles. Short term parking is available at five dollars ($5.00TT) per hour or part thre-of. Long-term parking is available for one day calendar at thrity dollars ($30.00TT).

All parking is restricted to the public car park. Persons who are parked illegally will be ticketed and their vehicles are liable to be towed away. A wrecking fee of two hundred dollars ($200.00TT) will apply for release of any vehicle.


Ground Transportation
Piarco International Airport is located just 25 km east of the city, Port of Spain. To get to and from the Terminal there are a number of transportation options available. The airport is accessible via taxi services, hotel shuttles and through major access roads.

Travelers interested in a Taxi charter service can make bookings with the Taxi Dispatcher located outside the Customs Exit. If you are going to be transported by your hotel shuttle service , please contact your hotel operator. Island maps can be collected at the Tourism Development Company (TDC) booth, located outside the Customs Exit

Car Rentals
Renting of a vehicle is quick and easy at Piarco International. Choose from any of eleven (11) possible companies. Some on these agencies are located upon arrival at the Customs Exit.

Special Needs
The airport provides services to the differently able such as;

  1. Elevator buttons formatted in Braille for the blind
  2. A ramp adjacent to each set of steps for persons who utilize a wheel chair.

For further assistance kindly liaise with the Customer Service officials.

Shopping & Eating
Looking for local craft, jewelry, rums or spirits while visiting Piarco International Airport?

Visitors can find more than thirty duty free shops, specialty stores, restaurants available, offering various products and services for your shopping or eating pleasure. Find what you need by searching the Shopping & Eating Directory


Landside - Upper and Ground Floor

Ground Floor

Upper Floor

Ali’s Candy Shop

Pizza Boys

Piarco Airport Florist


Piarco News Stand


Sub Way Restaurant  

T & T  Handicraft


Pizza Boys


Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC)


Dairy Bar


Ritual's Coffee  

Royal Castle


Churches Restaurant


Airside - Duty Free & Departure Lounge

Duty Free

Departure Lounge

Caribbean Airlines Duty Free

Pizza Boys

Craft Gallery

Natures Way (Art & Craft)

Digicel Trinidad and Tobago (Duty Paid)

Karies Craft

Skyway J's Spices

Dufry Trinidad Limited


Fashion Optics Ltd.


Frederics Fine Leather

Ishmael Khan & Sons (Book/Magazines)

Glen’s Jewellery

Dufry Trinidad Limited

Gone Bananas/York Garment’s Ltd.

Gone Bananas/York Garment’s Ltd.

Indigenous Fantasy

Ritual's Coffee House

Maraj & Sons

Breathe (Spa Services)

Ryner’s (2000) Caribbean Ltd.

D' Trini Shoppe

Stecher’s limited


Tee Wee Limited


T.S.T.T (Duty Paid)


Y. De Lima Company Ltd.


Telephone Services
At Piarco International Airport there are 24 coin and 15 card telephone booths located throughout the terminal facility; Duty Free, Arrivals, Atrium, Check-in and in the Departure Lounge. Phone cards are available at the Piarco Airport news stand or at the Piarco Airport Florist. If you need assistance please liaise with our friendly staff at the Airport Information Booth in the airport's Atrium.

Free WI.FI Hot Spots
At Piarco International Airport there is free high speed internet access powered by TSTT in the following areas:

  • Check In
  • Departure Lounge
  • Customs  
  • Pizza Boys, upper floor

To connect

  • Turn on Wi.Fi on your laptop
  • Hit connect
  • And you are on