Flights from Tampa
Flying From Tampa
The commercial airport offering flights from Tampa is the Tampa International Airport. It primarily serves Silver Airways, Southwest Airlines, and North American Airlines. The airport lies six miles west of downtown Tampa. Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights from Tampa International.
Parking at the Airport
Tampa International Airport offers several parking options for your vehicle while you are away. Short-term parking is in a garage located above the terminal at the northern end of the airport. It costs no more than $20 for a 24-hour period. Long-term parking is the cheaper option; it costs $15 for 24 hours. The long-term parking area is adjacent to Airside A. Orbitz.com's flight planner option helps you choose parking options.
Transportation Options for Travelers
Getting to Tampa International Airport is easy by bus or taxi. HART makes regular stops at the east end of the red baggage claim near belt #15. Greyhound, meanwhile, has a terminal on Polk Street in downtown Tampa that has buses that travel to the airport. If you take a taxi, expect to pay at least $15. Orbitz.com may offer special deals for bus tickets, depending on your location.
Eating at the Airport
The landside building at the airport offers a variety of cuisines to refresh you before your flight from Tampa. If you want coffee and breakfast, you can have a latte at the Starbucks, which is open 24 hours per day. Terminal restaurants, including Burger King, are open from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Flights to Maracaibo
La Chinita International Airport Information
When you need to find cheap flights to Maracaibo, Orbitz.com can help you find the best low-fare deals from cities in Venezeula or around the world. A number of international and domestic carriers fly into Maracaibo, including American Airlines, Avianca, Copa Airlines and Tiara Air. The La Chinita International Airport serves Maracaibo and the surrounding cities on Venezuela's northwestern coast. It is located about 11 miles from the city's center on the Via al Aeropuerto.
Transportation from the La Chinita International Airport
The easiest and most comfortable way to get to Maracaibo from the La Chinita International Airport is by taxi. Taxis wait outside of the airport, and you should visit the taxi stand to ensure that you take a licensed car. Many hotels in the city offer free shuttle service from the airport, and you can call or email in advance to advise the staff of your arrival time. If you plan to drive while you are visiting Venezuela, check Orbitz.com for deals on rental cars in Maracaibo.
Weather in Maracaibo
Because Maracaibo is located close to the Equator, temperatures are high during most months of the year. The city does not have distinct seasons and experiences very little precipitation. The wettest month is October, when rainfall totals less than a quarter of an inch. Temperatures in Maracaibo usually stay between 90 and 95°F year-round.
Things to Do in Maracaibo
With its constant warm weather and spectacular seaside location, Maracaibo has a lot of visitors who choose to spend time on the beach. Other popular attractions include the bridge over Lake Maracaibo, Basilica de Nuestra Señora de Chiquinquira, Palafitos in Santa Rosa de Agua and the Santa Lucia area. After you find cheap flights to Maracaibo, check Orbitz.com to find deals on hotels and tours in the area.
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