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The Eastern Iowa Airport is Cedar Rapid's major air service provider. The airport is located on Arthur Collins Parkway SW and is about 4 miles from downtown. Domestic airlines providing service to the airport include Allegiant, American, Delta, Frontier and United. Orbitz.com will search the rates these airlines offer, helping you find the discount you deserve.
You will find plenty of parking options at the airport, including short- and long-term parking. Short-term rates are $2.25 for the first hour, with an additional $1 for each 30 minutes and a daily rate of $7. Long-term parking is $1.25 for each 30 minutes, with a daily rate of $5. In both lots, parking is free for the first 30 minutes. The Emergency Auto Service will unlock your car if needed, jump-start your car, and fill your tires with air.
Transportation to the airport is provided by taxi, shuttle, rental car, Burlington Trailways and Cedar Rapids Transit. Shuttle and taxi rates vary by company and your pickup point. The transit bus charges $1.25 for adults from select pickup points. On Orbitz.com, you can find discount rates on car rentals and other ground transportation.
For travelers who need a quick snack or a sit-down meal, the airport has several options to choose from. Sam Adams Pub, Grab 'N' Go Restaurant, Millstream Brewhaus and concession stands offer a wide variety of food options.
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Chicago O'Hare International Airport is located on West O'Hare, approximately 18 miles from downtown Chicago. It has hubs for every major airline that offers flights to Chicago, including American Airlines, British Airways and JetBlue. The Chicago Midway International Airport is located on South Cicero Avenue, approximately 12 miles from downtown Chicago. Seven airlines service Midway airport, including Air Tran, Delta and Southwest Airlines. Orbitz.com searches flights arriving at both airports so you get the best prices.
Both airports offer public transportation via Chicago's elevated train system. The tickets cost $2.25, or you can purchase an all-day pass for $5.75. Taxi services are also available from both airports. Cab fares to downtown Chicago range from $35 to $45. If you want to rent a car for the duration of your stay, Orbitz.com can reserve a vehicle for you. Both airports have onsite rental car facilities.
Summer temperatures in Chicago range from 66 to 84 degrees Fahrenheit, and the temperatures during the winter months range from 18 to 35 degrees Fahrenheit. Chicago is prone to heavy snowfall during the winter months, so most vacationers travel to Chicago during the summer. However, if you use Orbitz.com and schedule your trip during the off-peak travel season, it's easy to find cheap flights to Chicago.
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