Flights from Lansing
Lansing, Michigan, Airports
Lansing Capital Region International Airport is the main airport in the Lansing, MI, area. Located at 4100 Capital City Boulevard, this airport offers services by the carriers Delta, Sun Country Airlines, United, and others. Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights from Lansing, so you'll be able to book an inexpensive vacation.
Parking at the Airport
At the airport, you can park in the long-term lot for 5 minutes for free. It is $2 for each hour, and a full 24-hour day costs a maximum of $8.50. For a week, you'll pay a maximum of $42.50. In the short-term lot, patrons can park for 15 minutes free. It is $2 for the first hour and $3 for each additional hour. For 24 hours, the maximum fee is $12.
Transportation to and From the Airport
Buses from the airport are run by the Capital Area Transportation Authority (CATA). Bus fares are $1.25 for adults and $.60 for students and seniors on fixed route 14. When you book with Orbitz.com, you can save enough for a limo to take you to your destination. Yellow Cab and Country Club Taxi are just two of the companies that provide services. Avis, Budget, Hertz, and other rental car companies are also located just outside the airport.
Lansing Capital Region International Airport Amenities
Café Lan and the Spartan Pub both offer meals at the airport. The pub offers a full-service cocktail lounge, and Café Lan is a fast, casual restaurant with sandwiches, pastries, and coffees. Book cheap flights from Lansing with Orbitz.com so that you have plenty of time to eat before your flight.
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.
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 ...
Red Roof Inn Jackson North - Ridgeland810 Adcock st, Ridgeland 2.0 out of 5.0
Situated in Ridgeland, this motel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum, Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium, 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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