Flights from North Platte
North Platte Regional Airport
Booking cheap flights from North Platte is effortless when you book with Orbitz.com. Orbitz.com always offers convenient options and affordable rates for its customers. North Platte, Nebraska, is served by North Platte Regional Airport, also known as Lee Bird Field. It is located about three miles from the central business district of the city. It is a very small airport and serves up to 10,000 passengers each year. The major airline that operates out of the airport is Great Lakes Airlines.
North Platte Regional Airport Parking
North Platte Regional Airport offers free parking for up to 30 days. Cars that are to be parked for more than 30 days need a "no tow" ticket issued by the airport management to avoid being towed.
North Platte Airport Regional Airport Ground Transportation
Unfortunately, there is no public transportation in North Platte that travels to the airport. The most convenient form of transportation to North Platte Regional Airport is taxi. E & M Yellow Cab Co serves the area. A ride from the city center to the airport should take about 15 minutes and should cost no more than $20.
North Platte Airport Restaurant
North Platte Airport is a very small airport that has limited dining options. However, the Airport Inn is located at the main terminal. This serves standard American fare and comfort food. The restaurant is open seven days a week from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Remember that cheap flights from North Platte can be yours if you book with Orbitz.com.
Flights to Anchorage
Airports in Anchorage
Explore the wilds of America's last frontier when you visit Anchorage, Alaska. Start your journey by searching for cheap flights to Anchorage on Orbitz.com. The search options on the site help you get exactly what you want at a fair price. The main airport for the Anchorage area is the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, located about five miles outside of downtown. Some of the airlines that regularly fly in to the airport are Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, Delta, Condor, Korea Airlines and US Airways. No matter where you're flying from, finding low fares is a snap on Orbitz.com.
Transportation from the Airport
A free shuttle bus service takes passengers between terminals and to the car-rental facility. Shuttles to lodgings in Anchorage are available but must be booked ahead of time. The Municipality of Anchorage People Mover Bus runs from 6 a.m. until 11 p.m., with stops at the airport and throughout the city. Alternatively, you can take a taxi from the terminal to your hotel.
Weather in Anchorage
Because of its high latitude, summer days in Anchorage are extremely long. High temperatures during the summer months range from 55 to 65°F. During heat waves, the temperature may surge into the 80s. Winters are cold but not as cold as interior Alaska. Average temperatures during the winter are consistently below freezing, and annual snowfall is about 75 inches.
Things to Do in Anchorage
The Alaska Zoo and Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center both provide a chance to get close to some of the arctic's native creatures. Several mountain skiing areas and resorts are located a short distance from the city. Flights to Anchorage start out right when you book on Orbitz.com.
The Lakefront Anchorage - A Millennium Hotel4800 Spenard Road, Anchorage 3.5 out of 5.0
This hotel, on the shore of scenic Lake Spenard, a major floatplane base, is 1 mile from the airport and 4 miles from downtown Anchorage. Complimentary, 24-hour ...
Courtyard by Marriott Anchorage Airport4901 Spenard Rd, Anchorage 3.0 out of 5.0
Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Lake Hood Harbor and DeLong Lake Park. Alaska Aviation Heritage Museum and Pop Carr Park are also ...
Sheraton Anchorage Hotel and Spa401 E 6th Avenue, Anchorage 3.5 out of 5.0
On the eastern edge of downtown Anchorage, this 15-story hotel is 3 blocks from the Museum of History and Art, and within 8 blocks of the Egan Convention Center ...
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