T. F. Green Airport RI - Rhode Island Airport
T. F. Green Airport (Theodore Francis Green
State Airport) is the main public airport in
Rhode Island. It is the largest and most
active airport among the six airports
available in the state. At the present time
it is flying out aircraft from 10 of
Americaís largest airlines which offer
flights from all over the U.S. and Canada.
Everything you need while waiting for your
flight is available here. You can eat shop
or just sit and relax while you wait for
your flight. There are tons of new shops and
restaurants strung along the concourses, so
finding something interesting to do isnít
that difficult. Each of the concourses is
also equipped with a full service news stand
and even has a gaming area for the kids.
The best places to eat within the airport
The Federal Tavern- This is a full-service
restaurant serving local seafood, pasta
dishes and choice alcohol. Block Island Bar
and Cafe- This cafť/bar offers a bar, cafe
The layover times seem to be around 1 hour which isnít that
bad really. Southwest does offer 9 direct flights into
Providence, three of them coming from Florida. When
arranging your travel plans to Providence, make sure the
first number you call is for Southwest Airlines.
Tito's Cantina- This is another cafť
featuring Mexican foods and includes a bar
in the center.
TGI Fridays- This restaurant is always an
airport favorite featuring items from their
famous menu, including appetizers,
sandwiches and fast foods to eat in or carry
For those persons in business that canít
wait to get to their hotel or forgot some
last minute details before leaving; the
airport has a business centre and a meeting
room available on the 2nd floor. The room is
available for rental and can accommodate
from eight to ten people. The Briefing
Center room is located there as well and can
hold up to 20 people as well. Both
conference rooms are outfitted with a full
array of services including speakerphone,
power outlets, and private copy/fax.
The best part of this airport would have to
be the massages that are available pre and
post flight. This is a rare treat and
greatly appreciated by most of the travelers
passing through. There are several spots
located throughout the terminal, but most of
them are located near the security
There are several ATMs located throughout
the terminal building for your convenience.
Wireless Internet access is also available
in all public areas of the airport before
you pass into the airline waiting areas.
There is a charge for these services, so
itís a good idea to check on that before
logging into the service.