Richmond to Merced Flights
Richmond and Merced airports and terminals
Airports in Richmond VA, US
Intl (Byrd Field) (RIC)
Distance from City Center: 6.5 miles
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Flights to Merced
Flying From Richmond International Airport
Researching cheap flights from Richmond, VA, is simple when you use the tools offered by Orbitz.com. The site makes it easy to search for plane tickets from a number of airlines, helping you get a great deal. Located seven miles southeast of the city, the airport offers services to destinations around the US and abroad from a wide range of major airlines:
- Air Canada
- US Airways
Getting to Richmond International Airport
It is easy to reach the airport from two major Richmond area highways. If traveling on Interstate 64, take exit 197A, and if driving on Interstate 295, use exit 31.
A variety of parking options are available at the airport. Economy parking is a bargain at $7 per day, and it requires riding on a shuttle from the parking lot to the terminal. Daily surface and garage parking is found within walking distance of the building, and this is $12 per day. For the ultimate in convenience, valet parking at $20 per day is available. Off-site parking is also available near the airport at businesses like Park 'N Go.
In addition to driving your own vehicle, the airport can be reached by taxis and limousines. City bus routes 7 and 56 also offer a ride to the airport from downtown Richmond for just $1.50.
Amenities at the Airport
A variety of restaurants offer food service at the airport. Caribou Coffee has locations in concourse A and B and offers breakfast items to complement its beverage offerings. Vito's Market and Sam Adams Celebrates Richmond are two other fine options. If time is an issue, grabbing a snack to bring on board your flight from Hudson News may be worth considering. Fliers using Richmond International Airport can use Orbitz.com to find cheap flights from Richmond to their destinations.
Merced Regional Airport
Booking cheap flights to Merced is breezy when you use Orbitz.com. Orbitz.com always offers fair prices on tickets to a variety of destinations. Merced Regional Airport serves this California city. The airport is located two miles from downtown Merced. It is a small airport that is mostly used for general aviation. However, Great Lakes Airlines serves the airport regularly.
Transportation from Merced Regional Airport
The airport offers bus service, regional transportation, car rentals and taxi service. City Express and Merced Taxicab Co both serve airport arrivals. Avis and Gateway Air Center both have counters at the airport and offer cheap car rentals. The Merced County Bus Transit offers an airport bus that picks up passengers and takes them into downtown Merced. Greyhound and Amtrak stations are located nearby as well.
Weather in Merced
Merced, California, has dry summers and wet, cool winters. Thunderstorms are common in the summer, so it is best to take an umbrella when traveling to Merced during this time. The average high for the summer time is 110 degrees Fahrenheit, so definitely pack light with hats and sunscreen. Spring is a bit cooler with an average high of 92 degrees Fahrenheit. Winter has an average high of 76 degrees Fahrenheit, while the fall months have a high of 78 degrees Fahrenheit.
Attractions in Merced
Merced is a small town with California charm. There are several historical museums in the area to visit, including the Merced County Courthouse Museum. The Merced National Wildlife Refuge is a must for nature lovers. To enjoy all that this city has to offer, book your cheap flights to Merced with Orbitz.com.
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