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Orbitz.com can help you book cheap flights from Birmingham, Alabama. The Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport serves more than 3 million passengers every year. It is located five miles northeast of downtown Birmingham at 5900 Messer Airport Highway. American, Delta, Southwest, United and US Airways provide domestic and international flights.
The Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport offers more than 5,000 hourly, daily and long-term parking spaces as well as complimentary shuttles. Parking costs $1 per hour, or up to $24 per day, in the hourly and daily sections and $10 per day in the long-term parking section. A cell phone lot with 40 free parking spaces allows people to wait in their cars when they are picking someone up.
If you prefer not to leave your car at the airport, metered taxis are available. Birmingham has a bus system with a one-time fare of $1.25 or $3 for an all-day pass. The airport also offers limousine and shuttle services. Not only can Orbitz.com help you plan your air travel, but it can also help you plan your ground transportation.
The Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport features many restaurant options. Charley's Steakery, Pizza Hut Express, Mrs. Field's Cookies, Quiznos and Starbucks are all available if you want to catch a bite to eat while waiting for your flight. There is also a gift shop and newspaper stand. Check Orbitz.com for cheap flights from Birmingham the next time you are planning a trip.
The Southwest Florida International Airport is located on Terminal Access Road and provides service to more than 7 million people who traveled by air in 2011. Whether you are planning a vacation or a business trip, Orbitz.com can help find the best deals on cheap flights to Fort Myers by comparing the airfare of several airlines at once. Airlines serving Southwest Florida International include Air Berlin, Air Canada, AirTran, American, Cape Air, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Southwest, Spirit, Sun Country, United, US Airways, and WestJet.
Ground transportation from the airport to your hotel or destination is provided by taxi, shuttle bus, rental car, and a public bus. With Orbitz.com, you can purchase some of these services at the same time you purchase your air ticket, saving even more. Taxi fares from Southwest Florida International are determined by the zone destination rather than by meters as they are at most airports. Taxi service to Fort Myers will cost $30 for three passengers. The LeeTran public bus offers an all-day pass for $3.50 to travel around the city.
The weather in Fort Myers ranges from the low 90s during the summer and mid-70s in the winter. The city receives plenty of rainfall each year, with the highest precipitation occurring from June to September.
Fort Myers offers many activities for families, including beaches, golf courses, museums, water parks, and plenty more. Check with orbitz.com when searching for cheap flights to Fort Myers to find attractions, activities, and discounts on travel.
The trip from Birmingham to Fort Myers can be as fast as 2 hours and 34 minutes. With a leisurely flight time like this, why not take off on an impulsive getaway?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Fort Myers have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Fort Myers without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.
To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!
*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.
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