Port Elizabeth to San Francisco Flights
Flights to San Francisco
Flights from Port Elizabeth
Port Elizabeth Airport provides air services for Port Elizabeth, South Africa. The airport handles about 1.5 million passengers a year from its location just two miles from the center of the city. Flights from Port Elizabeth depart daily for both domestic and international destinations. Airlines operating out of Port Elizabeth include 1Time, British Airways, South African Airways, Airlink and South African Express, many of which regularly offer low-cost tickets. Reservations can be made on flights from the area using Orbitz.com.
Parking at Port Elizabeth Airport
Parking is available for both short-term and long-term use by airport patrons. The open parking lots are about $0.40 per hour for the first eight hours and $2 for the first 24 hours. From that point, the charge for parking is about $1 every 12 hours. Covered parking is available for $0.60 an hour for the first eight hours and $3.50 for the first 24 hours. Each 12-hour period after the first 24 hours is charged at a rate of $1.75 per hour. Engen provides alternative parking for $2.75 a day in an open space and $3.70 a day for up to 10 days in a locked garage, with rates falling to $3 a day thereafter. A monthly rate for locked-garage space is approximately $91.
Transportation to Port Elizabeth Airport
Metered taxis are available to provide transportation from the city center to the airport at an average price of about $7. Shuttle buses are also available to make the 10-minute trip to the airport, but must be booked in advance at the airport arrivals hall.
A Meal before Leaving
A tasty meal is always good before a long flight, and Port Elizabeth offers a number of great restaurants from which you can have your final meal in town. Before one of the early morning flights from Port Elizabeth, you can stop off at Herms Restaurant for a delicious light breakfast. For lunch or dinner, you can try seafood at the Cape Town Fish Market, a combination South African Japanese Sushi restaurant. Check out Orbitz.com for other restaurants you can try before leaving Port Elizabeth.
San Francisco International Airport
The San Francisco International Airport is located on South Spruce Avenue, approximately 13 miles south of downtown San Francisco. Because the airport is one of the world's busiest airports, it houses numerous airline hubs. Air Berlin, Hawaiian Airlines, JetBlue, US Airways, Asiana Airways and numerous other airlines offer flights to San Francisco. If you're traveling on a strict budget, you can find bargain prices on tickets by booking your flight through Orbitz.com.
Transportation From the Airport
The Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) system runs from the San Francisco International Airport to downtown San Francisco, and tickets cost approximately $7. SamTrans Public Bus Services also runs between the airport and downtown. Bus stops are located at the baggage claim in Terminals 2 and 3, and at Courtyard A in the International Terminal. You can also use Orbitz.com to rent a car for the duration of your trip. The airport offers a free shuttle service to take passengers from the airport terminal to the rental car center.
Weather in San Francisco
San Francisco has temperatures that range from 46 to 69 degrees Fahrenheit throughout the year. The off-peak travel season runs from the beginning of December to the end of February. It rains more frequently during this time, but the temperature is still warm enough to tolerate the rain. If you book your trip through Orbitz.com during the off-peak travel season, you'll save money on your airline tickets.
Highlights and Attractions
Golden Gate Park, Coit Tower and Alcatraz are some major attractions in the San Francisco area. Orbitz.com does more than find you flights to San Francisco. The website has the information you need to plan your entire itinerary. You can purchase tickets to major attractions or make reservations to take a guided city tour.
Cheap flights from Port Elizabeth to San Francisco
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Port Elizabeth and San Francisco airports and terminals
Airports in Port Elizabeth, ZA
Port Elizabeth Airport (PLZ)
Distance from City Center: 1.9 miles
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