Flights from Fort Myers
Southwest Florida International Airport
Orbitz.com offers a wide variety of travel services for those traveling from Fort Meyers. Orbitz.com searches a variety of airlines at once in order to locate cheap flights from Fort Meyers. The Southwest Florida International Airport serves Fort Meyers and the residents of Southwest Florida. The airport is located just 14 miles from downtown Fort Meyers on Colonial Boulevard. Eighteen airlines serve the Southwest Florida International Airport, and most tickets can be booked with Orbitz.com. Airlines include AirTran, Southwest, Sun Country and US Airways.
Parking at the AirportIf you're arriving in your own vehicle, you can use any of the parking choices offered at the airport. Covered short-term parking is free for the first 20 minutes. After 20 minutes, the lot is charged by the hour and by the day. Long-term parking is available and is charged by the hour, day or week. Individuals parking in the long-term lots have access to free vehicle services such as car locating, tire inflation and jump-starts. Shuttle service is available to and from the long-term lots, and drivers will provide luggage assistance.
Airport Transportation Options
Orbitz.com can provide travelers with bargain car rentals. Many rental services are located within the airport. Taxi services and LeeTran public transportation are both available to and from the airport. Fees are based on the distance traveled. Hotel shuttle services offer free rides to and from the airport.
Restaurants at the Airport
Use your spare time to grab a snack or a meal before you flight. The airport offers a variety of meal options. Have donuts and coffee at Dunkin Donuts, or grab a specialty coffee from Starbucks. The Great American Bagel Company also has plenty of choices for breakfast. Schedule cheap flights from Fort Meyers easily through Orbitz.com.
Flights to Barcelona
Trips to Barcelona
Barcelona, the capital of Catalonia, is the second largest city in Spain and has a population of over 1.6 million. Flights to Barcelona arrive at the Barcelona El Prat Airport, located about 11 miles from the center of the city. The airport is one of the top 10 busiest in Europe, with over 34 million passengers passing through it in 2011. Some of the airlines flying into El Prat Airport include Aeroflot, Air France, British Airways, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines, with most offering reservation services with great deals for budget travelers through Orbitz.com.
Transportation From the Barcelona El Prat Airport
Travel from the airport to the downtown area is available by commuter train, taxi and the city's bus services. The rail service connects Terminal 2 at the airport to the Barcelona Metro, while a bus service is available every 10 minutes. The train takes 27 minutes, while buses take approximately 35 minutes to make the journey to the downtown area. Bus and metro tickets cost about $16 and include transfers, with the ability to use the ticket on both transport types. Taxis can be caught in front of each of the airport's terminals. More than one suitcase or larger items will incur an additional transport fee when using the city taxis.
The Weather in Barcelona
Those traveling to Barcelona should expect mild seasonal weather conditions, with summer temperatures ranging from lows in the mid-50s to highs in the low 80s. During the winter, temperatures drop to the mid-teens, with highs generally around the low to mid-40s. Those enjoying summers in Barcelona should need nothing more than a light jacket on cooler evenings, while those visiting in the winter should wear moderate to heavy clothing with a heavy jacket to ward off the cold.
Things to Do in Barcelona
Barcelona is a city that devotes much of its entertainment energy to the arts, offering live music and theatre in a variety of genres. There's everything from opera at the Gran Teatre del Liceu opera house to the annual three-day Sonar pop music festival. Sports are also a major attraction for those taking flights to Barcelona, as it's the home of the world-famous football team FC Barcelona along with professional basketball and rugby teams.
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