Travel Tips For Your Private Charter Flight to West Palm Beach

by Hangar 7 Aviation

West Palm Beach is a premier destination for South Florida vacations year-round. This cultural hub is home to tranquil gardens, a vibrant entertainment district, scenic intracoastal views, and fascinating museums and arts venues. Stay active around the clock with high-end restaurants, buzzing nightlife, and renowned retail shopping experiences. 

Here are a few travel tips to help you make the most of a private charter flight to West Palm Beach’s breathtaking waterfronts:

Private Jet Airports Near West Palm Beach

Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) is the airport that handles most incoming and outgoing flights. It’s right in the heart of the action, located just 2.5 miles west of downtown West Palm Beach.

There are a number of other airports near West Palm Beach as well, including  North Palm Beach County Airport (14 miles to the NW), Palm Beach County Park Airport (LNA, 7 miles South), and a large number of FBO options for your private charter flight including: 

Commercial flights will need to go through one of the major public airports, but a private charter flight is the fastest and most convenient way to reach West Palm Beach. Private FBO terminals reduce stress and streamline your travel experience. 

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The Best Things to Do in West Palm Beach

Tourists flock to the outstanding shopping and attractions on Clematis Street and at CityPlace, but there’s an almost endless supply of things to do in West Palm Beach! Consider these fantastic excursions:

  • Explore Northwood Village: Eclectic art galleries and shops give Northwood a bohemian vibe that’s perfect for artistically-minded urban shopping and exploration.
  • Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society: Don’t miss the Panther Prowl habitat at this lush, interactive wildlife center with more than 550 animals on 23 shady acres!
  • Jupiter Island Lunch Cruise: This 4.5-hour tour of the Indian River includes fascinating stories as you pass by the homes of America’s famous and ultra-rich. Receive complimentary coffee and tea upon boarding and enjoy a delicious box lunch!

Top Restaurants in West Palm Beach

It would take years to sample the mouthwatering cuisine at all of the area’s incredible restaurants. But you certainly can’t miss with these four stand-out options:

  • Table 26: The sophisticated ambiance and live entertainment—they’ve got a stage with a gorgeous red baby grand piano—make this global cuisine venue a star of the historical Mango Promenade district. You’ll also enjoy a complimentary valet and full-service bar!
  • Okeechobee Steakhouse: One of the most famous restaurants in West Palm Beach, this popular chophouse uses a family secret beef-aging process to prepare succulent cooked-to-order steak platters.
  • Nick's 50's Diner: This vintage-vibed American diner is a top option for affordable comfort food. Enjoy brunch with a rich cup of Joe, fluffy biscuits, and friendly service.
  • Aioli: This casual to-go eatery and juice bar features the best locavore menu options in West Palm Beach. Grab artisanal-crafted sandwiches, soups, salads, or sides at attractive low prices for breakfast or lunch.

Weather Tips

South Florida’s weather is warm and sunny for much of the year, but tourism scores are highest from October to May when the skies are clearest and the air is driest. Midsummer weather tends to be muggy and hot, with a much higher chance for rain.

The best time for a flight to West Palm Beach may be April when the sun shines warmly and the air is dry, with reduced risk of tropical storms.

Need a Charter Flight to West Palm Beach? Let’s Talk!

Charter a private jet with Hangar 7 Aviation for a simple, convenient, and personalized flight to West Palm Beach. Our agents are always ready to offer expert advice and assist you with arrangements, itinerary changes, or accommodations. Contact us to start planning your private charter flight today!


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