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Rockford to Detroit Flights

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Rockford and Detroit airports and terminals

Airports in Rockford IL, US
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    O'Hare Airport (ORD)

    Distance from City Center: 63.2 miles

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    Greater Rockford (RFD)

    Distance from City Center: 5.5 miles

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    Dane County Regional (MSN)

    Distance from City Center: 61.5 miles

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    General Mitchell Airport (MKE)

    Distance from City Center: 75.8 miles

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    Midway Airport (MDW)

    Distance from City Center: 75.9 miles

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Airports in Detroit MI, US
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    Detroit Wayne County Airport (DTW)

    Distance from City Center: 17.5 miles

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    Willow Run (YIP)

    Distance from City Center: 26 miles

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Flights to Detroit

Chicago Rockford International Airport

If you are interested in flights from Rockford, Illinois, Orbitz.com has deals on tickets for airlines flying out of Chicago Rockford International Airport, such as Allegiant and Frontier. The airport is located off of IL-2, just a couple of miles south of downtown Rockford.

Parking at the Airport

One of the benefits of flying out of Chicago Rockford International Airport is the free parking. All parking at the airport's five on-site parking lots is free. Four lots are directly in front of the terminal door and one is across the street, placing all five lots within walking distance. Luggage carts are available in each lot.

Getting to the Airport

The local bus service is the Rockford Mass Transit District, which offers hourly stops at Chicago Rockford International Airport. Shuttle service, taxi cabs, and limousine services are all available as well. Arrange your transportation for these services ahead of time to minimize your wait. You can check flight departure times on your air ticket or Orbitz.com to make sure you arrive at the airport in time.

Dining at the Airport

Chicago Rockford International Airport has an airport café where passengers waiting for flights from Rockford can have a drink or quick bite to eat before takeoff. There is an eating area located on the lower level near the luggage area, as well as a beverage area located on the upper level by the passenger waiting lounge.

Traveling to Detroit

Orbitz.com can get you cheap flights to Detroit easily by scanning its list of hundreds of airline flights to and from the area, as well as getting you sales on a hotel room and transportation.

Airports in the Area

Detroit is served by Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport and Bishop International Airport. Wayne County Airport is located in the suburb of Romulus, 21 miles southwest of downtown Detroit. Currently, Delta Airlines carries the majority of the traffic. Orbitz.com works closely with the airline to get the best deals for flights.

Transportation in Detroit

Bus routes 125 and 280 run to and from the airport once per hour. You can take the bus to anywhere in metropolitan Detroit; terminals are scattered throughout the city. The airport also has a rental car service. Located next to I-94, you can use a rental car to travel to Detroit and the surrounding cities. Booking rental car service is easy with Orbitz.com.

Detroit Climate Expectations

Detroit has extreme temperature variations, from upwards of 90 degrees in the summer to below zero in the winter. If you visit during the winter, expect moderate snowfall in January, and bring warm clothing, such as hats, gloves, and earmuffs to protect yourself from frostbite.

Things to Do in Detroit

The city got its nickname of "Motown" partially from the motor industry but also from its culture of soul music. Take some time out to attend the Detroit International Jazz Festival, or visit the Detroit Theatre District to attend a live Broadway show. In addition to finding cheap flights to Detroit, Orbitz.com can give you addresses of low-cost hotels near popular tourist attractions.