Flights from Seattle
While Seattle is home to several airports, the only one that handles commercial flights is the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Also known as Sea-Tac, this airport is responsible for all incoming flights, along with flights from Seattle. Alaska Airlines, Air Canada, Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, and US Airways are a few airlines that operate out of this airport. Located in SeaTac, Washington, the airport sits along the intersection of three state routes: 99, 518, and 509. Though the airport has three terminals, only the Concourse Terminal and North Satellite Terminal handle domestic flights. The South Satellite Terminal specializes in international flights. It's just a short drive from the airport to downtown.
When you need to reach your hotel quickly, head for the public transportation system, which consists of Sound Transit and Metro Transit. The buses and light rails only cost a few dollars, and you can visit the sales counter at any station to purchase tickets for your trip. The light rail system drops passengers directly at some of the top hotels in the downtown area. Seattle uses a grid system for its roads, which makes finding your hotel easy if you drive. You can use the Orbitz.com sign to look for rental cars from the airport.
If you visit during the spring, winter, or fall, you need a warm coat and an umbrella. Though the city does not get snow, it does get a high amount of rain during these seasons, and temperatures that can drop below 40 degrees Fahrenheit. The summer is much warmer, with temperatures in the high 70s and less rainfall.
Seattle is home to dozens of cultural activities and attractions, including the Seattle International Film Festival, the Henry Art Galley, the Woodland Park Zoo, and the Seattle Underground Tour, which takes you through older parts of the city. When you look for flights from Seattle on Orbitz.com, take a few minutes to look for other low-cost attractions in the city.
Flights to Marquette
Sawyer International Airport
The Sawyer International Airport is located at 125 G Avenue, approximately 17 miles from Marquette. Delta Air Lines and American Airlines service the airport. You can find flights to Marquette by using Orbitz.com as your travel planner. The website searches available flights to find one that fits both your travel needs and budget.
Transportation from the Airport
The Marq-Tran Bus Shuttle takes passengers from the airport into downtown Marquette every hour. It costs $1.20 to ride the bus shuttle into the city. Shuttle service isn't available after 6 p.m., Monday through Friday, or after 4 p.m. on Saturday. The airport's car-rental service counter is open daily from 8 a.m. until midnight. The counter provides service for six car-rental companies, including Budget, Avis and Alamo. Use the Orbtiz.com website to reserve the best price on your rental car.
Climate in Marquette
Sumer temperatures in Marquette range from the low 50s to the mid-70s. During the winter months, the temperature can be anywhere from the low teens to the high 20s, with January being the coldest month. The fall foliage is beautiful in Marquette, but it rains a great deal in September. If you want to see some breathtaking scenery, use Orbtiz.com to book your trip during October-before the temperature begins to drop.
Highlights and Attractions
Downtown Marquette is filled with quaint shops and restaurants to explore. A unique way to explore your surrounding is by taking a guided kayaking tour. Paddling Michigan offers a variety of tours that give you beautiful views of the nature in the area. When you use Orbitz.com to find flights to Marquette, you can also make reservations for tours in the area.
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