Akron Canton Regional Airport (CAK)
(Canton, Ohio - OH, USA)
Increasingly stating its claim as a more comfortable alternative to Cleveland's busy Hopkins Airport, Akron Canton Airport (CAK) is popular with business travelers and tourists, due to its proximity to Akron, Canton and the enthralling Ohio Amish countryside. Near to the suburbs of Green, McDonaldsville, Mount Pleasant and Uniontown, the airport is situated around 10 miles / 16 km northwest of Canton and 10 miles / 16 km southeast of nearby Akron.
With annual passenger traffic now exceeding 1.5 million, the airport has recently been thoroughly modernized and has started to significantly contribute over $300 million to the local economy, priding itself on offering some of the lowest airfares in the whole of Ohio. Akron Canton Airport is also known for being one of the state's fastest-growing facilities and features two long runways, being a notable hub for the airline AirTran Airways.
Visitors have plenty of ground transportation options to choose from at Akron Canton Airport. A variety of local buses (operated by SARTA and Akron Metro), commercial and hotel shuttles, and taxis and limousines operate between CAK Airport and Akron, Canton, Cleveland and other regional locations, using the I-77 interstate. Major car rental agencies have offices and fleets at the airport, with the car rental lot located to the far left of the Baggage Claim area.
About Canton Tourism
The Akron (Summit County) and Canton (Stark County) areas are famous for their historical heritage, research centers, canals and fascinating Amish culture. Highlights include the McKinley Museum and National Memorial along McKinley Monument Drive, Cultural Center for the Arts on Market Avenue North, and the adjacent Canton Museum of Art, home to a valuable collection of contemporary paintings and ceramics.
Near to Akron Canton Airport (CAK) and within the Central Ohio region is a wealth of sites to visit. The busy metropolis of Cleveland lies to the south and offers some of the best museums, galleries, performing arts venues and nightlife in the state, particularly around its Little Italy district and within the fashionable Tremont neighborhood.
Akron Canton Regional Airport (CAK):|
|Address: 5400 Lauby Road NW, North Canton, Ohio, OH, 44720-1598, USA|
|Airport Code: CAK
Tel: +1 330 499 4221 / +1 330 896 2385 / +1 888 433 2359
Fax: +1 330 499 5176
Email: not available