Flying From Manchester-Boston Regional Airport
Orbitz.com has made it easy to find and book flights from Manchester, New Hampshire. Manchester-Boston Regional Airport, located at 1 Airport Rd. within the city of Manchester, has serviced many travelers since its first flight in 1927. Orbitz.com can help you book low-cost flights with airport carriers Delta, Southwest, US Airways and US Airways Express, and United.
Parking at the Airport
All airport parking lots are well lit and patrolled by airport law enforcement. Hourly parking is available in Lot A for $2 per half hour, with a maximum of $24 per day. Daily parking is available in the parking garage for $2 per half hour, with a $17 daily maximum and $85 weekly maximum. Lots C and D offer long-term parking at $10 daily. Both lots offer free shuttles to and from the airport.
Getting to the Airport via Alternate Transportation
There are several options available for those who wish to leave their cars at home. Several shuttle and taxi services offer door-to-door service to the airport. Greyhound buses run daily to Manchester-Boston, and the MTA (Manchester Transit Authority) Route #3 bus services the airport terminals on weekdays for $1.50. Weekend travelers can be taken by taxi from MTA's Canal Street Transportation Center for $15 on weekends.
Eating at the Airport
After you've booked your flight through Orbitz.com, packed your bags, and arrived at the airport, you may have time to find something to eat. If you're in a hurry, stop by The Great American Bagel Company for a quick bagel sandwich. Those who like sweet will find two Dunkin' Donuts restaurants within the airport terminal. Smuttynose Brewing Company, conveniently located near Southwest's gate 15, offers crepes, waffles, and pastries. They'll even wrap them up for you to take along on any flights from Manchester.
Hilton Head Airport Information
When you book your cheap flights to Hilton Head using Orbitz.com, you can choose to fly into the Hilton Head Island Airport or the Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport. The Hilton Head airport is convenient but has limited flights, while the Savannah airport has flights to many major cities via several airlines, but it is located more than 40 miles away.
Ground Transportation in Hilton Head
There are several taxi companies in the Savannah and Hilton Head areas that offer transportation from the airports to the Hilton Head area. If you landed at the Savannah airport, expect a taxi to Hilton Head to cost roughly $80. You can also hire a private car or limousine service or grab a share-a-ride shuttle at the Savannah airport. When you book your low-fare air tickets through Orbitz.com, you might want to consider adding in a rental car, so you can easily explore the island during your stay.
Hilton Head Area Weather Information
South Carolina's Hilton Head region has mild winters that range between the high 30s and high 50s, but summer temperatures can soar past 90 degrees Fahrenheit. For many travelers, Hilton Head is a summer destination, but you need to be prepared if you plan to visit during June, July or August, as they are the rainiest months of the year. Make sure to pack a lightweight rain slicker or umbrella to keep you dry if you plan to be there during the warmer months.
What to Do in Hilton Head
As Hilton Head is located on an island, many of the attractions and things to do revolve around the water. When you get tired of the beach, you might want to visit the Island Winery, the Harbour Town Lighthouse or the Adventure Cove Family Fun Center. Hilton Head is also a mecca for golfers, and there are plenty of private and public world-class golf courses in the area to satisfy everyone. Enjoy your stay, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you need to find cheap flights to Hilton Head.