Flights from Grand Rapids
Gerald R. Ford International Airport
Locating flights from Grand Rapids can often be difficult, especially for those looking to find the best deals. Orbitz.com allows you to search several different airlines at once to locate low fares. Gerald R. Ford International Airport is located on 44th Street, just 15 miles from downtown Grand Rapids. It is currently serviced by seven airlines, including Air Canada, American Eagle, Delta and United Express. Travelers can book tickets for a majority of these airlines through Orbitz.
Parking at the Airport
The front passenger terminal is available for dropping off and picking up passengers. Valet parking services are available for an extra fee, and both short-term and long-term lots are available for daily and hourly fees. The airport offers a parking garage as well. For travelers who will be leaving for an extended stay, the economy lot offers discounts for weekly parking. Shuttle services are available both to and from the parking lots.
Transportation to the Airport
Most motels provide shuttle services for guests free of charge. Limos can be rented by the hour, and Orbitz.com can help travelers locate car rental services in the area. Taxi services are available from any destination in the city to the airport. Rates are metered and may include a drop-off fee.
Restaurants at Gerald R. Ford International Airport
If you arrive at the airport early, you may want to grab a bite to eat before your flight. Starbucks and Bailey's Grove Coffee and Creamery offer a selection of blended coffees and pastries. The Great American Bagel Company offers a wider selection of menu items for travelers who prefer a light meal. Orbitz.com can help you locate flights from Grand Rapids at discounted rates.
Flights to Milwaukee
Milwaukee Airport Information
Looking for bargain tickets for flights to Milwaukee? Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights to suit your schedule and budget. You will land at General Mitchell International Airport, located at 5300 South Howell Avenue. It is about eight miles from the airport to downtown Milwaukee. General Mitchell services eight popular airlines: Air Canada, AirTran, American Airlines, Delta, Frontier, Southwest, United and US Airways. While at the airport, try visiting the Gallery of Flight, a nonprofit aviation museum.
Transportation from Milwaukee's General Mitchell Airport
There are several ways to get from the airport to downtown Milwaukee. The airport houses a variety of car rental services. Taking the airport shuttle to the city center takes about 15 minutes and costs $52 for a group of four. Public transit options are also available: take either the Green Line or Route 80 to reach downtown. Orbitz.com offers flights to Milwaukee at low prices, so you'll have more for transportation once you get to the city.
Weather in Milwaukee
Milwaukee typically has warm summers and cool winters. Temperatures reach into the high 70s in July and August and usually dip into the 20s in the winter. Summers are humid with regular precipitation, and winters receive lake effect snow from Lake Michigan.
Milwaukee's Major Attractions
Milwaukee features attractions to serve a variety of interests. Adults will enjoy visiting Harley-Davidson's headquarters and the MillerCoors brewery, while kids will love Discovery World and the Betty Brinn Children's Museum. Visit during early July for Summerfest, or take in the city's art museums and historic basilicas. Since many attractions are indoors, Milwaukee is great to visit any time of year. Whatever you will be exploring in the city, Orbitz.com can help you find your bargain tickets for flights to Milwaukee.
Residence Inn Milwaukee Downtown by Marriott648 N Plankinton Ave, Milwaukee 3.0 out of 5.0
Located in Downtown Milwaukee, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Riverside Theater and BMO Harris Bradley Center. Milwaukee Art Museum and Discovery World ...
Hyatt Place Milwaukee Airport200 W Grange Avenue, Milwaukee 3.0 out of 5.0
Situated near the airport, this hotel is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Mitchell Gallery of Flight and within 6 mi (10 km) of Alchemist Theater and Basilica of Saint Josaphat. ...
Radisson Hotel Milwaukee North Shore7065 N Port Washington Rd, Milwaukee 3.5 out of 5.0
Situated in the business district, this hotel is 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Schlitz Audubon Nature Center and within 6 mi (10 km) of Sprecher Brewery and David F. ...
Ramada Milwaukee Downtown633 W Michigan Street, Milwaukee 3.0 out of 5.0
Located in Downtown Milwaukee, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Wisconsin Center, The Shops of Grand Avenue, and Harley-Davidson Museum. Marquette University ...
Ambassador Hotel - Milwaukee2308 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee 4.0 out of 5.0
This restored 1920s Art Deco hotel, located in downtown Milwaukee, is 4 blocks from Marquette University, and near many conveniences, such as train and metro ...
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