Omaha, NE Airport Information
Omaha Eppley Airfield Airport (OMA)
Approximate taxi fare: $14 USD
Situated just four miles from CenturyLink Center Omaha and downtown Omaha, Omaha's Eppley Airport provides nonstop service to 16 major U.S. markets and offers more than 200 daily departures and arrivals. The airport's nonstop destinations include, Las Vegas, Denver, Houston, Dallas, Chicago, Washington, DC, Atlanta, New York, Orlando, Phoenix, Salt Lake City, Minneapolis, Detroit, St. Louis, Memphis and Charlotte, making it easy to get to Omaha from a variety of major U.S. cities. Passengers enjoy a variety of dining and shopping options throughout the 20-gate airport's north and south terminals. Short- and long-term parking is available, as are conference room rentals.
Airline carriers serving Omaha Eppley Airport:
- American Airlines
- Delta Air Lines
- Southwest Airlines
- United Airlines
- US Airways
Omaha, NE Ground Transportation
Omaha Metro Bus System
The city's mass transit bus system, Omaha Metro operates daily along 31 routes throughout a 100-square-mile service area. The system features 4,000 posted bus stops, six transit centers and 98 passenger shelters, and provides direct service to a number of attractions, schools, businesses, medical centers and Omaha Eppley Airport. One-way bus fare is $1.25 for adults, $1 for students and $0.50 for children ages 5 to 9. Transfers are $0.25 apiece. A 10-ride pass is $12.50 for adults ($15 with transfers) and $10 for students. Downtown Circulator fare is $0.25 per passenger. Children under age 5 ride free.
Omaha's Amtrak station is located near the Old Market Entertainment District at 1003 South 9th Street. The station is open nightly from 9:30 PM to 6:30 AM. The station serves the California Zephyr routes, which runs daily between Chicago and San Francisco.
Omaha Eppley Airport houses rental car counters for Advantage, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Thrifty, all located near Door #3.
Visitors traveling to downtown Omaha via Omaha Eppley Airport should expect to pay about $12 to $14 in taxi fare. Aside from taxi service, many Omaha hotels offer complimentary direct shuttle service from the airport.