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Conveniently located on Florida’s southwest coast, Collier County is easy to get to and equipped with high-quality infrastructure to help your operations excel. From bustling international airports to critical rail routes, learn about the local infrastructure and how it can help your business grow.

Collier County’s Transportation Network

The major artery is Interstate 75 (I-75), which connects to Tampa and Fort Lauderdale in two hours, and Orlando and Miami in three hours. A parallel thoroughfare is U.S. 41, also known as Tamiami Trail.

Seminole Gulf Railway owns and operates 115 route miles in Southwest Florida. The Fort Myers Line serves customers in De Soto, Charlotte, and Lee Counties and interchanges with CSX Transportation, the national line, at Arcadia. The Sarasota Line runs between Oneco and Venice and interchanges with CSXT at Oneco. Seminole Gulf is the only freight railroad in Southwest Florida and hauls most of the area’s building materials, newsprint, LP gas, plastics, sugar, stone, recycled materials, steel and other commodities.

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Florida is a freight mobility and international trade state. Freight, the movement of goods and commodities, affects the state’s economy and quality of life for all Floridians. From the movement of citrus products to the home delivery of internet-ordered items, the safe and efficient movement of goods and commodities moves Florida. It's the economy in motion! 

Southwest Florida Airports

Southwest Florida has several major general and business aviation airfields, including two commercial airports.

  • Naples Airport (NA): Visit Naples Airport website
  • Immokalee Regional Airport (IMM): Download Immokalee Regional Airport Fact Sheet
  • Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) — Fort Myers: Located off of I-75, RSW is one of the top 50 U.S. airports for passenger traffic. Today, 12 airlines serve RSW, with nonstop service throughout North America and international service to Canada and Germany. With flights to major gateways like Atlanta, Chicago, New York and more, travelers have access to convenient connections worldwide. Visit RSW's Website
  • Punta Gorda Airport (PGD) — Punta Gorda: Conveniently located close to I-75 between Sarasota and Fort Myers and features a low-cost carrier, Allegiant Air, which serves 34 cities (some seasonal). Visit PGD's Website