Fairbanks Airport Parking
Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) is a public airport located just south-west of business district in Fairbanks, Alaska. This is the smallest city in the United States that operates non-stop flights to Europe. Working with Condor airline that flights weekly to Frankfurt, Air North airline with flights to Canada and Antonov Airlines cargo flights to South Korea, airport handles more than 100 thousand aircraft operations every year. More than a half of it is general aviation transportation. Its annual passenger traffic is about 1 million passengers.
First opened in 1951, the airport went through major terminal reconstruction, replacing the old building with a new main terminal in 2009. The new terminal was built according to the latest TSA standards. Modern two-storey terminal includes all the necessities. The first floor holds standard baggage claim area, check–in lobby and car rental counters. The second floor offers variety of appetizers such as Bavarian Pretzels with cheese fondue and Dirty Chips as well as breakfast menus and grab-and-go freshly baked pastries. Starbucks operates on the same floor and is open daily from 4:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. If you want to bring home some souvenirs, TWIGS Alaskan Gifts shop is at your service. It offers Alaskan-made jewelry, clothing, books, snacks, travel necessities and much more for sale. There are also ATM machines and Vending machines across the airport.
Fairbanks International Airport Parking
Fairbanks airport parking has three parking options to offer, plus the separated employee parking lot that greatly reduces passenger parking lots load rate. The Short-Term parking is located right across the terminal. The Long-Term parking lot is located right next to the Short-Term one. There are also two public parking lots available, they are located along University Avenue South street on the East Ramp and are further away from the main terminal. Fairbanks airport east ramp parking trip takes about a ten-minute car ride from the terminal. All the lots are outdoor parking lots type, so keep that in mind if you are planning on a long-lasting trip. Airport parking Fairbanks Alaska includes modern electrical plug–in services in both Long-Term and Short-Term lots, as well as handicapped parking spaces.
Parking Rates Fairbanks International Airport
Fairbanks airport parking rates start count from 30 minutes, as first 30 minutes of parking are absolutely free. Short–Term and Public Parking (at the main terminal) prices for 30 min – 1 hour is $3, 1 – 2 hours – $6, 2 – 3 hours – $10, 3 – 4 hours – $13, 4 – 5 hours – $14, 5 – 24 hours – $16, up to maximum weekly rate of $96. Long Term and Public Parking (Long Term Lot) prices for 30 min – 1 hour is $2, 1 – 2 hours – $5, 2 – 3 hours – $9, 3 – 4 hours – $11, 4 – 24 hours – $13, up to maximum weekly rate of $78. The Public Parking (East Ramp) lots have daily fixed prices of $4. Fairbanks airport parking prices hasn’t changed since January 1, 2015.