Flights from Madison
Dane County Regional Airport
Planning a trip can often be a challenge, especially for travelers on a budget. Orbitz.com allows you to search many different airlines at once in order to locate cheap flights from Madison. The Dane County Regional Airport is located approximately 10 miles from downtown Madison on International Lane. It is served by seven airlines, including Continental, Delta, Northwest and United Airlines. Orbitz provides bookings for nearly all of these airlines.
Parking at the AirportThere are several surface lots across the street from the airport. Fees are charged hourly or by the day, and shuttle services are provided to and from the terminal. A long-term economy lot is available approximately ten minutes away. Discount rates are available at this lot for those planning to park for more than a few days. Shuttle services are not provided to the economy lot.
Transportation to the Airport
Orbitz.com can assist in locating discount car rental services to and from the airport. Rental car booths are located in the baggage claim areas for convenience. Many hotels offer free shuttle services for their guests to the airport, and the Madison Metro bus is available for a flat rate fee. The airport provides courtesy shuttles to several hotels in the area.
Restaurants at Dane County Regional Airport
Travelers who arrive at the airport early may wish to grab a bite to eat before flying. Several restaurants are available for breakfast. The Great Dane provides excellent pub fare, and Ancora Coffee Roasters is a Madison-based specialty coffee shop that offers espresso, coffee and fresh bakery items. The Café Ritazza also offers a variety of blended coffees and pastries. Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights from Madison.
Flights to Brownsville
Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport
Orbitz.com can help you find flights to Brownsville that fit your budget. The Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport is located at 700 Amelia Earhart Drive, four miles east of downtown Brownsville, Texas. Three airlines service the airport: AeroMexico, American Airlines and United Airlines.
Transportation from the Airport
You can take a taxicab from the airport into Brownsville. Nineteen cab companies service the airport area, including Balli Taxi Cab, Brownsville Cab, Checker Taxi and ABC Taxi Cabs. All cabs have metered rates, so the total cost of the trip depends on its length. If you're heading to South Padre Island, the airport has a shuttle service to take you to the ferry dock. It costs $1.50 to use the shuttle. If you want your own transportation, you can reserve a rental car on Orbitz.com. Five car-rental companies are located at the airport.
Climate in Brownsville
During the winter months, the temperatures in Brownsville range from the low 50s to the low 70s. The temperatures in the summer months range from the mid-70s to the mid-90s; however, the city has seen record highs of over 100°F. Rainfall is heaviest during the summer and early fall. If you want nice weather while you're in Brownsville, use Orbitz.com to schedule your trip in April or May.
Highlights and Attractions
If you're a history buff, you should visit the Palo Alto Battlefield National Historic Site. It's the site where the first battle of the Mexican-American War was fought in 1846. Some of the other attractions in Brownsville include the Sabal Palm Audubon Center and the Gladys Porter Zoo. When you use Orbitz.com to find flights to Brownsville, you don't need a travel planner. The website has everything you need to plan your entire trip.
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