Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport is located less than 5 miles from downtown Fort Lauderdale, off Highway 1. For flights to Fort Lauderdale, check out CheapTickets, where you can find discount prices on tickets aboard domestic airlines such as American Airlines, Delta Airlines, and others that serve Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.
More than 12 rental car agencies provide counter service at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. You can quickly compare car rates for these companies with CheapTickets, which provides an easy comparison chart to find the best rate. On-demand taxi service is available near the baggage area. Not all taxis accept credit cards, so request this service at the dispatch counter. It takes about 15 minutes to reach downtown by car.
Average highs in Fort Lauderdale never dip below the mid-70s, and July and August see an average high temperature of 90 degrees Fahrenheit. These temperatures make Fort Lauderdale a popular vacation destination when cold winter weather hits the northern states. Evening showers are common in Florida, and June sees an average of 10 inches of rain, so be prepared.
Fort Lauderdale is a popular beach destination, and the spring break season sees an influx of tourist activity. Hollywood Beach is the best option for families who want to hit the sand, while the famous beach promenade is more popular for the college crowd. When it's time to take a break from the sand and sun, families will enjoy Buehler Planetarium and Butterfly World. For car fans, the Fort Lauderdale Antique Car Museum displays the beauty of antique Packards. Find discounts on local attractions and more when you book your flights to Fort Lauderdale on CheapTickets.
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