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 Bilbao
Bilbao Airport Information
Using Orbitz.com to find flights to Bilbao lets you compare domestic and international flights to find tickets with discount rates. The Bilbao Airport is located in Loiu, approximately six miles north of Bilbao. It serves over four million passengers each year, and more than 20 airlines offer flights into and out of the airport. Some of the airlines that service this airport include TAP Portugal, Germanwings, EasyJet and Air Europa.
Transportation from the Airport
Buses run from the airport to Bilbao approximately every 30 minutes, between 6:00 a.m. and midnight. Bus tickets cost $1.65. Taxicabs line up at the taxi rank to transport passengers from the airport into the city. Cab fare to Bilbao costs between $24 and $31, depending on the time of day and the day of the week. The airport houses six rental car companies. You can reserve a rental car using Orbitz.com, and pick up your car at the airport when your flight lands.
Climate in Bilbao
During the winter months, temperatures in Bilbao range from the low 40s to the low 50s. In the summer, temperatures range from the low 60s to the high 70s. The rainy season runs from October to April, with November being the wettest month. If you want sunny days during your trip, use Orbtiz.com to schedule your vacation anywhere from May to September.
Highlights and Attractions
Museums are some of the main attractions in Bilbao. The Bilbao Fine Arts Museum features a collection of Spanish and Basque paintings, and the Guggenheim Bilbao sits along the river and displays a wide collection of art. Orbitz.com does more than find flights to Bilbao; you can also use the website to purchase tickets to local attractions.
Hotel Silken Indautxu BilbaoPlaza Bombero Etxaniz S/n, Bilbao 4.0 out of 5.0
Located in Abando, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Hospital de San Francisco Javier and Plaza Moyua. Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and Bilbao Fine Arts Museum ...
Sercotel Hotel Gran BilbaoIndalecio Prieto Hiribidea, 1, Bilbao 4.0 out of 5.0
Situated in the historical district, this hotel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Diocesan Museum of Sacred Art and within 3 mi (5 km) of Plaza Moyua and Guggenheim Museum ...
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