Flights from Portland
Portland International Airport
Flights from Portland depart from the Portland International Airport, located at 7000 NE Airport Way. The airport is approximately 22 miles south of downtown Portland and is serviced by 13 airlines, including Delta, Air Canada, Frontier and United. Orbitz.com makes it easy to book domestic and international flights from Portland. You don't have to scour the Internet to find cheap airline tickets. Orbitz.com searches all of the flights available to get you a ticket with a low fare.
Parking and Transportation
The Portland International Airport offers long-term parking for $19 per day. If you plan to leave your car at the airport for more than 90 days, you need to make prior arrangements with the airport's parking office. You can take a taxi from downtown Portland to the airport for approximately $32, so if you plan to leave your vehicle for more than two days, taking a taxi to the airport is a cheaper option. Streetcars also run from the downtown area to the airport, and streetcar tickets cost $2.40. If you need transportation when you arrive at your destination, Orbitz.com can reserve a rental car for you.
Dining at the Airport
If you want to grab a quick meal before your flight, the Portland International Airport has a variety of restaurant choices. You can stop in Starbucks or Coffee People for a quick snack. If you want a meal, you can eat at Wendy's, Sandoval's or Pizza Schmizza. Orbitz.com does more than book flights from Portland. The website has all of the tools you need to make sure your trip goes smoothly, giving you plenty of time to eat before your flight.
Flights to Ketchikan
Ketchikan Airport Information
Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights to Ketchikan, the picturesque small town on Revillagigedo Island at the foot of Deer Mountain in southeast Alaska. Visitors to Ketchikan fly to Ketchikan International Airport, located on Gravina Island, one mile west of the central business district. Alaska Airlines, Pacific Airways, Promech Air and Taquan Air fly out of this airport. Alaska Airlines offers a nonstop service to Anchorage and Seattle, Washington. The airport also has a seaplane runway and serves as a base for private charters running sightseeing tours.
Ketchikan International Airport Ground Transportation
Travelers must take a seven-minute ferry ride or a water taxi from the airport to Ketchikan's central business district. The cost is approximately $5.00. Travelers are deposited at a terminal on the opposite shore that is about 1.5 miles north of downtown. From the terminal, travelers can catch a local bus or call for a taxi. You can get most places in the downtown area by taxi for under $15. Most hotels have a free shuttle service that will pick you up from the terminal.
Weather Information for Ketchikan
Ketchikan's weather is often compared to Scotland or Northern Ireland. Generally, it rains a lot in Ketchikan when it is not snowing. Temperatures in the winter average 33 °F. Summer temperatures average 65 degrees. Despite the general reputation of Alaska as a snowbound state, Ketchikan is rarely too cold or too hot for travelers. The town sees an average of 13 inches of snow in January, the area's coldest month.
Popular Attractions in the Ketchikan Area
Ketchikan is popular for its natural beauty. Visitors can enjoy hiking, kayaking and fishing. Scenic tours and adventure excursions leave from Ketchikan to explore the area by land, air and sea. Travelers can also enjoy the Great Alaskan Lumberjack Show, Totem Heritage Center and Southeast Alaska Discovery Center. Orbitz.com can help you find bargain tickets to area attractions as well as book cheap flights to Ketchikan.
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