Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport straddles the border of two eastern Pennsylvania counties, Luzerne and Lackawanna, and services the northeastern corner of the Keystone State. The airstrip sits almost exactly mid-way between the two towns it is named for, being seven miles from Scranton and just one more from Wilkes-Barre. People visiting the Pocono Mountains, which has activities all year long from skiing, snowboarding, and snowmobiling, in the winter to hiking, biking, and kayaking in the summer, can use AVP as a convenient arrival and departure point in their travels. AVP sees over 450,000 passengers each year come through its gates and has been in operation since the late 1940s. A handful of airlines fly out of AVP including Allegiant Air and American Eagle. A few more who can get you where you’re going are:
You can fly from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport to the locations up and down the eastern portion of the United States including both major hubs and regional airports. Non-stop flights are available to larger cities like Chicago as well as destinations like to the warm weather found almost all year round in Orlando or Clearwater, Florida.
The northeast corner of Pennsylvania is filled with summer and winter resorts and if you are staying at one in the area most provide shuttles to the airport throughout the day. Taxis and other car hire services are also available to the airport.
When you’re planning a trip, whether you’ll be flying out of AVP or any other airport and want to know what airlines you’ll have to choose from, check out the Skyscanner Airline page for a full list of carriers.
There are very good deals to locations throughout the eastern United States from Wilkes-Barre International Airport. Take a look at great rates like non-stop flights to Orlando from Wilkes-Barre for under $90.
Choose dates in November and fly to Chicago for around $200.
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