Flights from Montgomery
Montgomery Regional Airport
Whether you're flying to Dallas or Atlanta, there are several cheap flights from Montgomery Regional Airport available on Orbitz.com. This commuter airport offers flights from American Eagle, Delta Connection and US Airways to several regional destinations. Located six miles from the city's downtown business district, Montgomery Regional Airport is right off the Selma Highway. The airport is primarily used for military purposes, with the 187th Fighter Wing of the Alabama National Guard being stationed there.
Parking at Montgomery Regional
Montgomery Regional offers short- and long-term parking. For both parking options, it costs $1.00 per half hour. For all-day parking in the short-term section, the airport charges $12.00. Visitors parked in long-term parking for an entire day will be charged $8.00.
Getting to the Airport
There are several ways to get to the airport from downtown Montgomery. The local taxi companies can take passengers straight from their hotels to their gates in a few minutes, depending on traffic. Prices for cabs will vary based on the time of year and how far the hotel is from the airport.Those looking for deals on car service to the airport should check with their hotel's front desk. A few of the hotels in Montgomery offer complimentary shuttle service to and from the airport. In the event a hotel does not offer this service, private companies, such as A Touch of Class, Concierge Shuttle Services and Betty's Elegance, offer rides to the airport at a flat rate.The Montgomery Area Transit System also has a bus that takes visitors from the downtown region to the airport. The cost of a one-way ticket on the bus is $1.00.
Restaurants at the Airport
Montgomery Regional Airport is home to three different types of eateries. Subway has a restaurant within the concourse, offering guests a selection of delicious subs, breakfast sandwiches and drinks. Coffee lovers will be thrilled to try Montgomery Muggs, a local company that offers a number of tasty beverages and food. The Layover Lounge is a bar located in the main terminal that has several cocktails and beers on tap, as well as TVs with the latest news, weather and sports. For more information on flights from Montgomery, be sure to check out Orbitz.com.
Flights to Tampa
Tampa Airport Information
Use Orbitz.com to book one of the many flights to Tampa International Airport, the major airport serving the Tampa-St. Petersburg area. Most major domestic and international airlines fly in and out of the Tampa airport, which is located at 4100 George J Bean Parkway, roughly eight miles northwest of the downtown Tampa area.
Ground Transportation in Tampa
There are several options for ground transportation from the Tampa airport. Pick up the Hillsborough Area Regional Transit bus (HART) near the red baggage claim area, or grab a taxi or share-a-ride van at the ground transportation quadrants located in each corner of the baggage claim area. Most cab companies charge a $2 fee plus $2.25 for each mile, with a minimum $15 charge for each trip. For the ultimate mobility during your stay, use Orbitz.com to add a rental car to your travel package.
Tampa Weather Information
Tampa has a relatively mild climate. Winter temperatures rarely drop below 55 degrees Fahrenheit, and summer temperatures top out at around 90 degrees. Dress for summer, but bring a light jacket for those cool nights and a waterproof slicker for the inevitable afternoon storms.
What to Do in Tampa
To get the most out of your Tampa trip, attend a few of the city's outdoor festivals and celebrations. Each Saturday evening throughout the summer, you can attend Saturday Sunsets on the Trail at Treasure Island or the Holmes Beach Concerts in the Park series. The Fun 'N Sun festival and the annual Tampa-Hillsborough Storytelling Festival run through the spring, and Art in the Park and the Bridge Street Market are weekly events. Enjoy your Tampa vacation, and don't forget to use Orbtiz.com to book cheap flights to Tampa for your next trip.
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