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Charlotte to Valledupar Flights
What You Should Know about Flights from Charlotte Airport
Charlotte Douglas International Airport is a busy hub in the southeast that offers many regional and international flights from Charlotte. More than 39 million people passed through this airport in 2011 alone. The five concourses are home to 13 airlines, from popular domestic carriers such as American Airlines and JetBlue Airways to foreign carriers like Air Canada Jazz and Lufthansa German Airlines. Located six miles west of downtown Charlotte on the Josh Birmingham Parkway, this airport offers many air ticket deals through Orbitz.com.
Airport Parking Options
Charlotte International Airport offers over 25,000 parking spaces. The long-term parking lot is the best value at $4 per day. The costliest option is valet parking at $19 per day. Several shuttles are available to get you to and from the lot if you choose the economical option.
Solving the Airport Transportation Problem
If you choose to leave your car at home, there are several options for transportation to and from the airport. Charlotte has bus, train and taxi services; the cheapest options are the bus and train. You can ride either for $1.75 per ride, and they operate 20 hours a day. Express bus fare will cost you $2.40. A taxi is the most direct route and costs about $20 per trip within six miles of the airport. With the money you save by buying your air tickets on Orbitz.com, you can afford the extra cost of a taxi.
Finding a Good Meal at the Airport
Like any other airport, Charlotte International offers a wide variety of fast food options. From Burger King to Panda Express, there are plenty of the choices available. For a good sit-down breakfast before your flight, stop at Bojangles' Famous Chicken and Biscuits. The restaurant is located inside the airport and offers home-style meals for passengers boarding flights from Charlotte. Book you flight on Orbitz.com to save enough time to savor the meal before take-off.
Valledupar Airport Information
Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights to Valledupar, a city in northeastern Colombia. Valledupar lies between the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta mountains and the Serrania del Perija mountains and is bordered by the Guatapurí and Cesar rivers. Visitors to the area can fly into Alfonso Lopez Airport, located approximately two miles south of the downtown area. Aerolinea de Antioquia, LAN Colombia and Avianca offer daily nonstop flights from Bogota, Barranquilla, Corozal, and Medellin-Olaya Herrera to this airport.
Alfonso Lopez Airport Transportation Options
The Alfonso Lopez Airport is located in the downtown area. The recommended way to get from the airport to local destinations is by taxi. A taxi to most points in the downtown area should cost 7000 COP or less, particularly if you ask the driver to let you out at the Centro, which is located one block from the Plaza Alfonso Lopez.
Weather Information for Valledupar
Valledupar experiences consistent sunny, hot weather year-round, making it an ideal vacation spot. The average high temperature fluctuates around 95°F. The low temperature fluctuates around 75°F. The area gets approximately 38 inches of rain each year, with May and October typically receiving the most precipitation. A popular time to visit the city is in April for the Festival de la Leyenda Vallenata, a vallenato band competition.
Popular Attractions in the Valledupar Area
Valledupar is a popular destination for its natural swimming facilities and rivers that are perfect for diving. Popular Valledupar attractions include the Indian village of Nabucimake, the Los Besotes eco park, the Vida Silvestre reserve and the Village Vallenato. Orbitz.com can be your travel planner and help you find bargain admission tickets to area attractions and cheap flights to Valledupar that will fit your budget.
Cheap flights from Charlotte to Valledupar
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