Flights from Palm Springs
Palm Springs International Airport
For passengers looking for flights from Palm Springs International Airport, Orbitz.com has some great deals. Located off of Kirk Douglas Way, the airport is about two miles from downtown. Several airlines, including Alaska Airlines, Delta Connection, United Express and US Airways, have year-round flights. Frontier Airlines, Allegiant Air and Sun County Airlines offer seasonal trips from Palm Springs.
Parking at Palm Springs International
Three parking lots are located outside the main terminal. Rates range from $1.00 every 20 minutes to $12.00 a day for a 24-hour period.
Transportation to the Airport
For guests looking for transportation to the airport, taxis, public transportation, and shuttles are available. The three main cab companies serving the airport are American Cab, Desert City Cab and Yellow Cab of the Desert. Rates for taxis may vary depending on where the passenger is picked up. Reservations for all cabs can be made ahead of time. Several of the hotels and resorts in the Palm Springs region offer a free shuttle service to the airport. At Your Service, Skycap Shuttle and R&C Express are all companies that provide a ride to the airport for a flat rate. The Sun Line Transit Agency is the local public transportation service offering rides to the airport. Line 24 takes passengers directly to the airport for $1.00.
Restaurants at the Airport
Inside the airport are a number of intriguing restaurant options. Passengers who need their morning coffee and pastry fix can visit Starbucks in the Courtyard. Over in the new concourse, visitors will find the La Brea Bakery & Palm Springs Tap Room Bar. With a full service bar and a variety of sandwich options, guests can have an afternoon snack and drink before their flight. The restaurant offers food orders to go as well. For more information on low-fare flights from Palm Springs, check out Orbitz.com.
Flights to Grand Rapids
Flying to Grand Rapids, MI
With the comparison search features at Orbitz.com, travelers can find the best prices on flights to Grand Rapids. The Gerald R. Ford International Airport is serviced by AirTran, Delta, Allegiant, Frontier, Air Canada, American Eagle and United airlines, and is named for one of the city's most famous citizens, the 38th President. The airport is located at 5500 44th Street SE, just 25 minutes from downtown Grand Rapids.
Transportation From Gerald R. Ford International Airport
Using an online travel planner like Orbitz.com can also help you find budget car rentals. The following five companies have stations at the Grand Rapids' airport: Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz and National/Alamo. Taxis are available at a cost of approximately $32 for a trip downtown. The public bus system costs $1.50 per ride with one transfer included, though many airlines and hotels offer free shuttle service to and from the airport.
Spending the Four Seasons in Grand Rapids
The weather in Grand Rapids changes significantly throughout the year. Reviews at Orbitz.com can help travelers decide which sites to see during the dates of their trips. From December to February and even in March, it isn't unusual for snow to fall or for temps to dip below freezing. June through September, the weather is generally more accommodating and stays between the low 70s and the 90s. Both spring and fall experience a wider range of temperatures?from the 30s to the 70s?and moderate amounts of precipitation.
Things to Do in Grand Rapids
Grand Rapids is a city rich in culture. The Van Andel Museum Center is one of the oldest history museums in the United States. Nearby, the Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park is filled with award-winning botanical exhibitions and works from an impressive line of artists, including Edgar Degas, Auguste Rodin. A large number of musical and live-stage performers also make their way through the city each year. Visitors can get the best prices on flights to Grand Rapids and local attractions by using the search features at Orbitz.com.
Baymont Inn & Suites Grand Rapids North2151 Holton Court NW, Walker 2.5 out of 5.0
Situated in Walker, this hotel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Meijer Corporate Headquarters and within 3 mi (5 km) of Jester's Court and DeltaPlex Arena and Conference ...
Baymont Grand Rapids Airport2873 Kraft Ave Se, Grand Rapids 2.0 out of 5.0
Situated near the airport, this hotel is 1.3 mi (2.2 km) from Patterson Ice Center and 3 mi (4.9 km) from Woodland Mall. Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture ...
JW Marriott Hotel Grand Rapids235 Louis Campau Promenade Nw, Grand Rapids 4.0 out of 5.0
Situated in Grand Rapids, this spa hotel is within a 5-minute walk of DeVos Performance Hall and Public Museum of Grand Rapids. Gerald R. Ford Museum and Grand ...
Amway Grand Plaza, Curio Collection by Hilton187 Monroe Ave Nw, Grand Rapids 4.0 out of 5.0
This family-friendly Grand Rapids hotel is located near the airport, within a 5-minute walk of DeVos Performance Hall and Public Museum of Grand Rapids. Gerald ...
Baymont Inn & Suites Grand Rapids SW/Byron Center8282 Pfeiffer Farms Drive, Byron Center 2.5 out of 5.0
Situated in Byron Center, this hotel is 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Master Arts Theatre and within 12 mi (20 km) of Grand Rapids Children's Museum and Grand Rapids ...
Holiday Inn Grand Rapids Downtown310 Pearl Street NW, Grand Rapids 3.0 out of 5.0
Situated in Grand Rapids, this hotel is steps from Van Andel Museum Center, Gerald R. Ford Museum, and Public Museum of Grand Rapids. Grand Rapids Art Museum ...
Hyatt Place Grand Rapids-South2150 Metro Lane SW, Wyoming 3.0 out of 5.0
Situated near the airport, this hotel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Frog Hollow Playground and within 6 mi (10 km) of RiverTown Crossings Mall and Master Arts Theatre. ...
Crowne Plaza Grand Rapids - Airport5700 East 28th Street Se, Grand Rapids 3.5 out of 5.0
Situated near the airport, this hotel is 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Patterson Ice Center and within 6 mi (10 km) of Woodland Mall and Calvin College Ecosystem Preserve. ...
Riverfront Hotel, Grand Rapids270 Ann Street NW, Grand Rapids 3.0 out of 5.0
Situated on a river, this hotel is 1.1 mi (1.7 km) from DeltaPlex Arena and Conference Center and within 3 mi (5 km) of Gerald R. Ford Museum and Public Museum ...
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