Trinidad Piarco International Airport (POS)
Facilities and Services
(Trinidad, West Indies)
While small in comparison to the world's biggest international facilities, Piarco International Airport (POS) is a relatively busy facility, providing an important gateway to the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.
With passenger figures of 1,500 per hour during peak times, Piarco International is an efficient and modern airport that offers passengers a good selection of facilities.
Airport Information Desks
Tel: +1 868 669 5196
A tourist information desk is located in both the arrivals and departure areas and staff are available to answer queries on a variety of topics such as hotels, attractions and transport. In the main arrivals halls it is easy to spot the information desk when you emerge from the baggage collection area.
Shops, Duty-Free and Retail Outlets
Piarco International Airport (POS) offers a good selection of shops including a first-class duty-free hall, available to passengers travelling to international locations. Other shops include Karie's Kraft Ltd., Piarco Airport Florist, Stechers Cigar and Liquor and Glen's Jewellery.
Bars, Cafés and Restaurants
For dining and refreshments, passengers can choose from a variety of establishments offering snacks, fast food and hot and cold drinks. Outlets include Ali's Candy Shop, Church's Chicken, Pizza Boys, Rituals Coffee House, Royal Castle and T-Wee.
Currency Exchange, Communications and Banking Facilities
There is a First Citizens Bank present at the airport, where passengers will find bureau de change services operating during flight arrival and departure times. ATMs operated by the bank are also present in the airport at a number of convenient points throughout the main terminal area. These ATMs dispense
Business and Conference Facilities
There are no business or conference facilities available at the airport, but there are some nearby hotels that can offer business services. Since the airport isn't too far from the centre of Port of Spain, it is practical to arrange conferences at some of the city hotels which offer proper conference facilities and these include the Hilton, Cascadia, Piarco International Hotel, Hotel Normandie and Bel Air International Airport hotel.
Piarco International Airport meets the international airport standards for provision for disabled persons assistance, including ramps, elevators, adapted rest rooms and hearing aid devices at information points. Assistance can be arranged for checking in and navigating the terminals, for details on disabled facilities for passengers with special needs, please call the airport on: +1 868 669 8047/9.