Flights from San Francisco
San Francisco International Airport Information
The San Francisco International Airport (Highway 101 near the junction of Highway 380) is the primary commercial passenger airport serving San Francisco and the surrounding areas. The airport hosts most international and domestic airlines offering cheap flights from San Francisco. You can also use Orbitz.com to book an alternate flight out of Oakland International Airport (1 Oakland Drive, Oakland) or San Jose International Airport (2065 Airport Boulevard, San Jose).
Parking at San Francisco International Airport
San Francisco International's parking garages are a 10-minute walk or less from the gates, and there is free shuttle service from the long-term lots. Parking costs anywhere from $18 to $38 per day, depending on the option you choose. If you've used Orbitz.com to book your discount flights, you may have saved enough to justify spending the extra money to use the airport's valet parking service.
Ground Transportation Information
A taxi, limousine or shared-ride van to the airport will cost anywhere from $17 to $40. Factor in plenty of extra travel time for the 13-mile ride, as rush-hour traffic can be brutal. You can also use the public BART system or the SamTrans public bus service, both of which will cost you less than $10. Don't forget to use Orbitz.com before you leave to book a rental car in your destination city.
Restaurant Options at the Airport
The San Francisco airport has roughly 50 eateries where you can grab a coffee or have a light meal. Most of the restaurants and cafes are located within the terminals past the security checkpoint, but there are a few restaurants before you reach the security gates. Have a great flight to your final destination, and don't forget to use Orbitz.com the next time you're looking for cheap flights from San Francisco.
Flights to Amman
Traveling to Amman
Research cheap flights to Amman through Orbitz.com and begin planning your trip to Jordan today. The Amman area is served by Queen Alia International Airport, located 20 miles south of the city. Named after the third wife of the late King Hussein of Jordan, the airport is the main hub for Royal Jordanian Airlines and welcomes visitors flying in on 28 airlines, including Air France, British Airways, easyJet and Qatar Airways.
Transportation from the Airport
The airport offers arriving passengers transportation through its own taxi service, which is available 24 hours a day. Fares are fixed through the Jordan Transport Organization Council by law, and are displayed at the taxi stand in the terminal. Orbitz.com can help you select a rental vehicle to fit your needs. For your convenience, the arrival areas of both terminals are home to six rental car agencies.
Weather in Amman
Temperatures in Amman are pleasant, for the most part, all year. High average temperatures from June through September are in the 80s. Temperatures in winter months tend to be in the mid-50s, with drops to the high 30s overnight. Rainfall occurs from October through April. If you are traveling to Amman in those months, be sure to pack an umbrella.
Things to Do in Amman
The Royal Automobile Museum in Amman is a popular attraction for those who want to see the large collection of cars belonging to the late King Hussein. The Dead Sea and the lowest spot on Earth are part of a historical day tour, which explores the religious and cultural symbolism of the area. Located in the heart of Amman, a visit to the Citadel exposes visitors to remnants from cultures dating back to 1,000 BC. The city of Amman has so much to offer as a destination for world travelers, and Orbitz.com is waiting to help in your search for cheap flights to Amman.
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