New Orleans to Gran Canaria Island Flights
Flights to Gran Canaria Island
New Orleans Airport Information
Most heading flying from New Orleans use the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. Look for flights from New Orleans using Orbitz.com and you will be able to choose from the many air passenger carriers that service the airport, including Air Canada, AirTran, American Airlines, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Southwest, United and US Airways.
Airport Parking in New Orleans
You'll never have to spend hours searching for a parking space as the New Orleans International Airport's long-term parking garage has the capacity to hold 2,500 cars. The cost is fairly reasonable at a maximum of $13 for any 24-hour period. Alternatively, there are also off-site parking operators like Park 'N Fly on Airline Drive and US Park on Airline Highways that offer free shuttle services to and from the airport.
Ground Transportation in New Orleans
To get to the airport, you can take the airport-downtown express bus (E-2) for only $2.00, but jostling with other commuters may not be convenient if you're carrying a lot of luggage. Tiger Airport Shuttle provides transportation to and from Baton Rouge, while the airport's shuttle service travels between the airport and New Orleans' central business district. You can also find cabs that charge roughly $33 for transportation from the downtown area to the airport. If you purchased your air ticket through Orbitz.com, you may have saved enough money to treat yourself by hiring a private car or limousine service to get you to the airport on time in comfort.
Restaurants in the New Orleans Airport
Whether you are looking for a cold beverage or a light nosh, you will have plenty of choices once you reach the airport. Popular eateries include the Café Beignet in the West Terminal near the JetBlue counter, Lucky dog on concourses B and C, PJ's Coffee before the security checkpoint on Concourse C and Praline Connection on Concourse B. Enjoy your trip, and remember to use Orbitz.com for the best deals the next time you are looking for flights from New Orleans.
Gran Canaria Airport
For great deals on vacations to the Canary Islands, search for flights to Gran Canaria island on Orbitz.com. Gran Canaria Airport, also known as Las Palmas Airport, is located about 10 miles south of Las Palmas on Spain's Gran Canaria Island. This airport offers flights to domestic and international destinations on a wide variety of carriers, including Aer Lingus, easyJet, Luxair, Finnair, and SAS.
Ground Transportation at Gran Canaria Airport
After landing at Gran Canaria Airport, passengers can take public bus route 60 to downtown Las Palmas. Buses also run from the airport to the popular tourist areas Maspalomas, Playa del Cura, and Telde. Alternately, you can rent a car from Europcar, Avis, or one of the other car rental companies located on-site. Savvy travelers may want to book a car using Orbitz.com and have their car waiting for them when they arrive.
Gran Canaria's Weather
The mountainous island of Gran Canaria has mild temperatures all year round with unique microclimates found on various parts of the island. Summer daytime temperatures average 79 to 82 degrees Fahrenheit, and winter daytime temperatures average 61 to 75 degrees Fahrenheit. Gran Canaria does not get much rainfall, and summers are especially dry. Island visitors and residents alike enjoy an average of 2,805 hours of sunshine each year.
Gran Canaria Attractions
Nature lovers can enjoy a bevy of unique experiences on Gran Canaria Island. This island features volcanic craters, forests, sand dunes, mountains, natural parks, and gorgeous beaches. Visitors interested in history and culture may enjoy the Museo Canario in Las Palmas and the Museo de la Cueva Pintada. No matter what your vacation interests are, you can book cheap flights to Gran Canaria island and satisfy your urge to travel.
Cheap flights from New Orleans to Gran Canaria Island
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New Orleans and Gran Canaria Island airports and terminals
Airports in New OrleansLA, US
New Orleans Airport (MSY)
Distance from City Center: 10.8 miles
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