Flights from Aruba
Queen Beatrix International Airport
The Queen Beatrix International Airport is located on Wayaca, approximately 12 miles from downtown Oranjestad. Fifteen airlines service the airport, including JetBlue, Air Canada, US Airways and United Airlines. When you use Orbitz.com to book flights from Aruba, the website finds you the best deals on airline tickets. The site searches all available flights, so you can choose an air ticket that fits your budget.
Parking and Transportation
The airport offers long-term parking for passengers who need to leave their vehicles at the airport while they travel. Long-term parking costs approximately $17 per day. You can also take a taxi to the airport. Taxi fares range from $15 to $30, depending on the length of the trip. Buses also run between the airport and Oranjestad. At $1.26 per trip, this is the cheapest way to get to the airport. If you need access to a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, Orbitz.com can reserve a rental car for you.
Dining at the Airport
The Queen Beatrix International Airport features food stands and vending machines for people who want to grab a quick snack before their flights. If you booked your flight from Orbitz.com, all of the small details are taken care of before you arrive at the airport, so you have plenty of time to grab a snack and a drink before you board your plane. In addition to booking flights from Aruba, the website can find you deals on hotels and tickets to local attractions.
Flights to Caracas
Flying into Caracas
Find cheap flights to Caracas when you use Orbitz.com. Caracas Maiquetia International "Simon Bolivar" Airport, known locally as Maiquetia Airport, is the prime airport in Venezuela and is located 16 miles to the north of Caracas. The airport boasts three terminals, Nacional, Internacional and Auxiliar, and two asphalt runways. Delta, Kingfisher, Etihad, Continental, Emirates, Air France, Air Canada, Aeropostal, Santa Barbara, Alitalia, Aerolineas Argentians, TACA, Avianca and American Airlines are some of the airlines that serve the airport.
Transportation from the Airport
There is a free shuttle bus operating between the terminals for domestic and international flights. UCAM buses will get you to the metro stations in Caracas within 40 minutes. You can also make an advance booking for taxi services while you are making arrangements for your air ticket at Orbitz.com. Corporación Anfitriones de Venezuela is the official taxi service provider. Car-rental services are by Hertz, Budget, Avis, Alquiler, Rojas, Margarita Rental, Aco, Amigo and Auto 727.
Weather Information for Caracas
Caracas experiences a tropical climate with dry winters. Though the weather stays hot almost year-round, April and May are the hottest months with an average of 82°F. June receives the highest rainfall records of around six inches.
Popular Attractions in Caracas
You can visit the Caracas Cathedral, which was built in 1665. Besides its beautiful decorations and amazing architectural design, the cathedral also features a small museum that has religious artifacts. Other popular attractions that you should visit include the Museo de Ciencias Naturales, the Museo de los Ninos (Children's Museum) and the Quinta De Anauco. September to April is the best time to visit, as the weather remains warm and dry. Search Orbitz.com for cheap flights to Caracas.
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