Flights from Asheville
Asheville Airport Information
The Asheville Regional Airport, the primary airport serving the greater Asheville region, is located less than 15 miles south of downtown Asheville and is easily accessible via Highways 240 and 26. Book your cheap flights from Asheville using Orbitz.com, and you will be able to choose from all of the domestic airlines that service the airport, including Delta, Allegiant, United and US Airways.
Airport Parking in Asheville
The short-term parking lot is situated directly across from the terminals. Short-term rates are $12.50 per day. The long-term lot, located directly behind the short-term lot, charges a maximum of $8 per day or $48 per week. There is an overflow lot with a short, five-minute walk to the terminals, and it is available when the other two lots become full. All of the lots have a maximum 30-day stay before cars are considered to be abandoned.
Ground Transportation in Asheville
Low-cost buses from the downtown area to the airport are available via transit route 6, charging a fare of $1. Several cab companies can also get you to the airport on time. The average taxi charges a flat rate of $2.50 plus $2.50 for each mile. When you book your discount ticket through Orbitz.com, you might have saved enough to be able to hire a private car or limousine service for your airport transportation.
Restaurants in Asheville
The Asheville airport's terminal may be small, but it is comfortable and offers plenty of amenities for travelers waiting to take off. The Blue Ridge Tavern is available for a quick beverage or light nosh, and its concierge program takes customer service to the extreme. Order anything off the restaurant's menu at least 20 minutes before flight time, and it will deliver your food to you at the Tavern, while you are at the gate or even after you have boarded your plane. Enjoy your trip wherever your final destination is, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you need to find cheap flights from Asheville.
Flights to Springfield
Flying Into Springfield-Branson National Airport
Served by American Airlines, Allegiant, Delta and United, it's easy for travelers to find bargain flights to Springfield using Orbitz.com. Located just five miles from Springfield's city center at 2300 N Airport Bvld. in Springfield, it's a quick drive to the art and culture the city is famous for.
Transportation to and From Springfield
Using Orbitz.com, you can arrange for affordable ground transportation before your trip. Land and head directly to one of the car rental hubs for Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Dollar, Hertz, National/Alamo or Thrifty. If you don't plan on driving, select Springfield hotels offer free shuttles to and from the airport, though this service is typically not available for Branson hotels. Cab, van and car services are also available for hire.
Weather in Springfield
The reviews at Orbitz.com can give you a good idea of how weather impacts certain attractions. Temperatures range from the 20s in January to the 90s in July and August. Overall, the temperatures are moderate with regular rain in spring and fall, and snow in winter.
Springfield Tourist Spots
Take a boat ride through Fantastic Caverns, stroll through the Mizumoto Japanese Gardens or feed the giraffes at Dickerson Park Zoo. Visit the 1984 Arcade or Discovery Center with the kids, head out for a day for adults at the Pythian Castle for ghostly tours and murder mystery shows or stop at Mother's Brewing Company to sample some of the area's local beer. Orbitz.com can help you find great prices on local attractions while you're buying tickets for flights to Springfield or after you get there.