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Arriving in Key West

Key West, Florida is known for its sunny beaches, great music, and the good life. You can take a cheap flight directly to Key West and land in Key West International Airport. While some flights to Key West might be routed through nearby Miami International, Delta, US Airways, and Continental are among the airlines that use Key West International. When Key West flights arrive, visitors can take a taxi, rent a car, or use a shuttle. The eight car rental companies, including Hertz and Thrifty, are located in the arrivals area. Taxis and shuttles are curbside.

Getting Around Key West

Key West is not a large city and so getting around isn't too difficult. Many who take cheap flights to Key West find the Old Town quite charming, and there are many walking tours of the Old Town that aren't strenuous. Renting a car is an option but there can be parking problems if you aren't staying in the newer parts of town. Taxis are reasonable and there is also a limo service company if you want to have a special night. Nearly a quarter of the residents choose bicycles to get around and some hotels offer bicycle rentals. As there are no hills, it is a relatively satisfying way to explore the city. If you'd like to get around a little faster you can rent a moped.

Main Attractions in Key West

It is hard to be bored in Key West because there are so many things to do. There are sightseeing tours, kayaking, dolphin spotting, and diving activities. For children there are museums, the beach, and many kid-friendly tours. The Sunset Celebration combines the fantastic colors of the tropical sunset with live music and entertainment. You can visit the Ernest Hemingway museum, the Butterfly Museum, or see the stunning stained glass windows at St. Paul's, the first church built on the island. You purchased your cheap flights to Key West, and now you’ve saved enough to have a great vacation. Begin your adventure at the Key West Information Center to get the complete list of everything there is to do.

Shopping, Dining, and Nightlife in Key West

With your inexpensive airfare to Key West shopping will be quite the event as there are many little specialty shops like the Key West Winery or the Latitude 25 Clothing Store. When you get hungry, there are many seafood options, like Seven Fish Restaurant. But this being Florida, you'll also find Cuban and Caribbean cuisine as well. Consider Blue Heaven or the Cuban Coffee Queen. For nightlife, the pub crawl is a must. This is a guided tour of the great pubs and bars that dot the island.

Flight stats for Key West - did you know?
  • Key West Intl Airport (Key West, FL)
    • Right now, 14 airlines operate out of Key West Intl Airport.
    • Key West Intl Airport offers nonstop flights to 10 cities.
    • Every week, at least 469 domestic flights and 0 international flights depart from Key West Intl Airport.

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