Selected fares from Charlotte to Albany

Flying from Charlotte to Albany

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.

Albany International Airport

Use Orbitz.com as your travel planner. The website searches hundreds of airlines at once to help you find cheap flights to Albany that fit your budget and needs. Albany International Airport, also known as Harry Riggs Albany Regional Airport, is located at the junction of Interstate Highways 90 and 87, almost seven miles northwest of Albany. Several airlines service the airport, including Air Canada, Cape Air, Delta Airlines, United Airlines, US Airways, and others. Whether looking for domestic or international flights, budget travelers should check Orbitz.com for bargain flights to Albany.

Transportation from Albany International Airport

There are several options for getting into the city once you've landed at the airport. The airport provides local, regional, and long-distance bus service. ShuttleFly buses leave the airport and head into town several times each hour. Adirondack Trailways offers direct or connecting service to many of the surrounding cities. If you prefer to travel by car, Capitaland Taxi is located just outside the baggage claim, or you can choose to rent a car from Avis or Budget, among others. A number of area hotels provide their customers with transportation to and from the Albany International Airport. Orbitz.com can help you find the best hotel accommodation that includes free transportation to and from the airport.

Weather in Albany, NY

If you're visiting Albany in January, be sure to pack some warm clothes, because it's Albany's coldest month, when the average temperature overnight is 13°F. In July, the warmest month, the average daytime temperature rises to 82°F. The driest month in Albany is February, when there is very little precipitation.

Things to Do in Albany

Art and history buffs will love to visit the New York State Museum, which has free admission, and the New York State Capitol, a magnificent 19th-century building. If you're visiting the city in winter, you can ice-skate near the Egg, a magnificent construction resembling a giant egg on the Albany skyline. Check for discount tickets for many attractions in the city when you book your cheap flights to Albany with Orbitz.com.

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Ramada Plaza Albany
Ramada Plaza Albany
3 Watervliet Avenue Ext, Albany
3.0 out of 5.0
3.0 out of 5 (81 reviews)

The hotel is a free 10-minute shuttle ride from Albany International Airport. The city's famous downtown historic district and Empire State Convention Center ...

$82

$82
Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-Downtown
Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-Downtown
25 Chapel St, Albany
2.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (60 reviews)

Situated in Albany, this hotel is steps from Albany Berkshire Ballet and Palace Theater. New York State Capitol Building and Times Union Center are also within ...

$107

$107
Hilton Garden Inn Albany Airport
Hilton Garden Inn Albany Airport
800 Albany Shaker Rd, Latham
3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (40 reviews)

Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Albany County Hockey Facility and Watervliet Shaker National Historic Site. Lions Park is 2.5 ...

$109

$109
CrestHill Suites SUNY University Albany
CrestHill Suites SUNY University Albany
1415 Washington Avenue, Albany
3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (86 reviews)

Situated in Albany, this aparthotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of University at Albany SUNY and Albany NanoTech Complex. Westland Hills Park and Westgate Plaza are ...

$107

$107
Red Roof Inn Albany Airport
Red Roof Inn Albany Airport
188 Wolf Rd, Albany
2.0 out of 5.0
3.3 out of 5 (64 reviews)

Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Colonie Center Mall, Northway Mall, and Watervliet Shaker National Historic Site. Pruyn House ...

$72

$72
Radisson Hotel Albany
Radisson Hotel Albany
205 Wolf Rd, Albany
3.0 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (13 reviews)

This family-friendly Albany hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Colonie Center Mall, Northway Mall, and Watervliet Shaker National Historic Site. Hoffman's Playland ...

$84

$84
Hilton Albany
Hilton Albany
40 Lodge Street, Albany
3.5 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (18 reviews)

Located in the heart of Albany, this family-friendly hotel is steps from Albany City Hall and New York State Capitol Building. The Egg and Times Union Center ...

$125

$125
Hilton Garden Inn Albany Medical Center
Hilton Garden Inn Albany Medical Center
62 New Scotland Ave, Albany
3.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (37 reviews)

Situated in Albany, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Albany Law School and Washington Park. New York State Museum and Albany Institute of History and ...

$116

$116
Hilton Garden Inn Albany/SUNY Area
Hilton Garden Inn Albany/SUNY Area
1389 Washington Ave, Albany
3.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (27 reviews)

Situated in Albany, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of University at Albany SUNY, Albany NanoTech Complex, and Westland Hills Park. Westgate Plaza and Northway ...

$119

$119
Best Western Sovereign Hotel - Albany
Best Western Sovereign Hotel - Albany
1228 Western Ave, Albany
3.0 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (86 reviews)

Situated in Albany, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Albany NanoTech Complex, University at Albany SUNY, and Crossgates Mall. Westgate Plaza and Westland ...

$88

$88

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