Cabarrus County, NC Airport Information
Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT)
Approximate taxi fare: $91 USD
Located about 20 minutes outside of Concord, the Charlotte Douglas International Airport is the sixth busiest airport in the world and the second largest airport on the East Coast. Serving more than 140 nonstop destinations around the globe and operating more than 700 departures and landings daily, Charlotte Douglas International also serves as US Airways’ largest hub. Passenger amenities include free Wi-Fi and plenty of shopping and dining options.
Airlines serving Charlotte Douglas International Airport:
- Air Canada
- American Airlines
- Delta Air Lines
- Frontier Airlines
- Insel Air
- JetBlue Airways
- Southwest Airlines
- United Airlines
Concord Regional Airport (JQF)
Approximate taxi fare: $38 USD
Located in Concord, Concord Regional Airport serves general aviation aircraft, and corporate and commercial aircraft. Conveniently located along I-85, the airport features scheduled service to the central Florida area aboard Allegiant Air, with flights to Orlando, St. Petersburg, and Ft. Lauderdale.
Airline serving Concord Regional Airport:
Cabarrus County, NC Ground Transportation
The Cabarrus Links shuttle system connects Mount Pleasant, Midland, and Harrisburg with Concord Mills Mall and the CK Rider bus hub. The shuttle runs Monday through Friday from 6:30 AM to 7 PM; one-way fare is $1.
Concord Kannapolis Area Transit (CK Rider)
The Concord Kannapolis Area Transit (CK Rider) bus system operates seven routes in Concord and Kannapolis, with connections at the Amtrak station in Kannapolis. Buses run daily. One-way fare is $1.25, while a one-day pass is $4, a seven-day pass $12, and a 10-ride pass $10. Children under age 5 ride free.
The Cabarrus County Amtrak station is located at 201 South Main Street in Kannapolis. The station is open daily from 6:30 to 10 AM, 11:30 AM to 3 PM, and 5 to 8:30 PM. Passengers can hop aboard Amtrak’s Carolinian/Piedmont line, which provides service from Charlotte to New York City and Charlotte to Raleigh.
Rental car companies represented at Charlotte Douglas International Airport include Advantage, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National, Sixt, and Thrifty, while Avis is represent-ed at Concord Regional Airport.
Visitors traveling from Charlotte Douglas International Airport to the Concord Convention Center at Embassy Suites Charlotte - Concord Golf Resort & Spa should expect to pay about $45 in taxi fare.