Flights from Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs Airport
Travelers can quickly and easily find discount flights from Colorado Springs using Orbitz.com. Colorado Springs Airport is located approximately six miles from the Colorado Springs business district. The airport is also the site of Peterson Air Force Base, which is situated along the north side of the airport. The airport is served by several airlines, including American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, and Skywest Airlines. Travelers can find low air fares from these airlines using Orbitz.com
Colorado Springs Airport Parking
Several parking options are available at Colorado Springs airport. There are more than 5,400 public parking spaces located near the terminal. Short-term parking is available at a rate of $1.00 for 30 minutes or a daily maximum rate of $8.00. Long-term parking is available at a rate of $1 per hour or a daily maximum rate of $6.00. Valet parking is also available at the airport at a flat day per rate of $14.00.
Colorado Springs Airport Transportation
Numerous taxi services in Colorado Springs offer transportation to and from Colorado Springs Airport. By booking your travel plans through Orbitz.com, you can quickly and easily book your airline tickets, as well as any ground transportation you may need. Travel times between the airport and downtown are between 20 and 25 minutes.
Colorado Springs Airport Restaurants
Several restaurant options are available at the Colorado Springs Airport for those who wish to grab a quick meal or snack before their flight. Restaurant choices include A&W, Quiznos Subs, Pikes Perk, Pizza Hut, and Mountain Vista Grille. By using Orbitz.com, travelers can find discount air fares on flights from Colorado Springs and book other necessary travel services, including car rentals.
Flights to Jackson
Traveling to Jackson
Air travel to the city of Jackson, MS and the surrounding area uses the Jackson-Evers International Airport. Jackson-Evers is located at 100 International Dr., 12 miles from the city center, in the small city of Pearl. All commercial flights to Jackson use this airport as their destination. A second, smaller airport is located in northwest Jackson. The smaller airport, Hawkins Field, preceded Jackson-Evers and has now been relegated to private use only. The international airport is named in honor of civil rights leader and Mississippi local, Medgar Evers. The airport provides direct flights to nine cities daily and is serviced by Delta, United, American Eagle, US Airways and Southeast Airlines. It's the only U.S. airport listed among the top ten best in the 2011 Airports Council International survey.
Transportation From Jackson-Evers International Airport
Those arriving at Jackson can find transportation into the city by taxi, city bus, or limousine, or, for larger groups, by chartering a bus. Taxi service is the quickest way into the downtown area, with fares beginning at about $18. City bus service averages about $1.50 per ticket, with prices varying according to the age of the traveler. Car rentals are also available from Avis, Budget, Hertz, and other companies, with rental counters located on Terminal Level 1 near the baggage claim area. Driving from the airport to the downtown area takes only around 15 minutes.
The Weather in Jackson
The weather in Jackson is hot and humid in the summers, with temperatures in Fahrenheit ranging between average lows in the mid-60s and highs in the lower 90s. Winters are mild, with averages running between 35 to 60 degrees Fahrenheit. Spring and fall tend to average in the 60s and 70s. Dress should be moderately seasonal, with heavy dress likely necessary only during November through February.
Things to Do in Jackson
There are plenty of things to do in Jackson. Annual festivals include CelticFest in September, Crossroads Film Festival in April, and the Mississippi State Fair in October. Multiple theaters and art galleries are available for visitor enjoyment, and a number of museums cover everything from state history to art. Cheap flights to Jackson are available daily, and reservations are possible online through Orbitz.com.
Embassy Suites Jackson-North/Ridgeland200 Township Pl, Ridgeland 3.5 out of 5.0
Located in the heart of Ridgeland, this hotel is within 12 mi (20 km) of Annandale Golf Club, Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium, and Mississippi State Capitol. ...
Hampton Inn & Suites Jackson-Coliseum320 Greymont Avenue, Jackson 2.5 out of 5.0
Located in Downtown Jackson, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Mississippi Trade Mart, Mississippi Governor's Mansion, and Mississippi State Capitol. Mississippi ...
Hilton Garden Inn Jackson Downtown235 W Capitol St, Jackson 3.0 out of 5.0
Located in Downtown Jackson, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Jackson Convention Complex and Mississippi Governor's Mansion. Mississippi State Capitol ...
Hyatt Place Jackson/ Ridgeland1016 Highland Colony Pkwy, Ridgeland 3.0 out of 5.0
Situated in Ridgeland, this hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Annandale Golf Club, Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium, and Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry ...
Red Roof Inn Jackson Downtown - Fairgrounds700 Larson Street, Jackson 2.0 out of 5.0
Located in Downtown Jackson, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Mississippi Trade Mart and Mississippi State Capitol. Mississippi Governor's Mansion and Mississippi ...
Best Western Plus Flowood Inn & Suites1004 Top St, Flowood 2.5 out of 5.0
Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum, The Refuge, and Mississippi Children's Museum. Riverside ...