San Jose, CA, is home to nearly one million people, a large city population that's serviced by its own international airport, providing regular flights from San Jose to international and domestic destinations. The Norman Y. Mineta Memorial San Jose International Airport is only two miles from the downtown area at the intersections of U.S. Route 101, Interstate 880 and State Route 87. The primary airlines operating from the airport are Southwest Airlines and Alaska Airlines. Reservations for you airline ticket on these or other airlines serving the airport can be made through Orbitz.com.
Parking at Mineta San Jose International Airport is available at three hourly and three daily lots, one of which offers economy service. The hourly lots are interspersed around the terminal area for easy access, costing $2 for 30 minutes and $30 per day flat rates. The daily lots offer parking deals with discounted parking fees of $22 a day for the regular daily lots and $15 for the economy lot, which is further away from the terminals. Disabled parking is available in front of both terminals for a $2 rate for 30 minutes and $15 for a daily charge.
Several methods of travel are available for passengers to make their way from anywhere in the city to the airport. Several hotels in the area offer courtesy shuttle transportation for patrons. Public bus transportation is available from the Valley Transportation Authority, and metered taxi service is also available from anywhere in the area, with the downtown-to-airport fare costing approximately $15 to $18.
A quick meal can be eaten at the airport before departure in one of the many restaurants available in the concourse. Only ticketed passengers are allowed in the area containing the restaurants. Coffee and pastries are served at the Euro Café near the baggage claim area, while Starbucks can provide sandwiches as well, to get you quickly to the available flights from San Jose. If you have a bit more time to stop off on the way to the airport, try a sit-down breakfast at Café San Jose on Meridian Ave. or at Bill's Cafe on Willow St.
Visitors coming to the Knoxville area usually fly into the McGhee Tyson Airport, just 14 miles south of the city. When you use Orbitz.com to book cheap flights to Knoxville, you will be able to choose from all of the major airlines that serve the airport, including Allegiant, American Airlines, Delta, Frontier, United and US Airways.
Knoxville doesn't offer much in the way of public transportation, but you will have your choice of shuttle vans, taxis and private car and limousine services to take you to your final destination. Orbitz.com can help you choose a rental car to get around while you are in the Knoxville area. You can also use Orbitz to book a hotel that offers free shuttle service to and from the airport.
Knoxville winters can be chilly, with temperatures in the 20s, 30s and 40s, so make sure to pack a winter jacket or fleece to keep you warm. Summers are warm, with temperatures ranging from the high 60s to the high 80s. July usually sees the highest average rainfall, so be sure to pack a lightweight rain slicker or umbrella to keep you dry.
Knoxville combines small-town Southern charm with the fun and activities you would expect to find in a big city. You can spend your time playing golf, visiting museums or touring some of the area's historical landmarks, but be sure not to miss the area's famous festivals and celebrations. Some of the city's most popular events include the Boomsday, Rossini and Dogwood Arts festivals and the Knoxville Brewers Jam. Enjoy your time in the city, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you want to book cheap flights to Knoxville.
Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.
Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.
Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.