San Jose airport (SJC)

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San Jose airport (SJC)

Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport, opened in 1949, serves Santa Clara County and is one of the three largest in the area of San Francisco Bay, in California. It operates with domestic flights (including Hawaii) and some international destinations in Mexico, Canada, England, Japan and China.

Official Website: flysanjose.com
Number of Terminals - 2 - Terminals A and B, open 24 hours a day. They are connected through free shuttles.
Annual passenger traffic: 12.5 million passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +1 408 392 3600 / 441 4591. E-mail: [email protected] Information counters in the baggage reclaim hall of both terminals. They operate from Monday to Saturday between 8:00 am and 9:00 pm and Sundays from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm.

Location

The airport is located 4 km (2.5 miles) to the northwest of downtown San Jose.

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Car Rental Companies

Offices are located in the Car Rental Center, situated across from Terminal B and linked to Terminal A through courtesy shuttles.

Alamo (Tel +1 800 327 9633 - 5:30 am to 0:00 am)
Avis (Tel +1 408 993 2224 / 800 831 2847 - 5:00 am to 2:00 am)
Budget (Tel +1 408 286 7850 / 800 527 0700 - 5:00 am to 0:00 am)
Dollar (Tel +1 800 800 4000 - 6:00 am to 0:00 am)
Enterprise (Tel +1 408 452 1100 / 800 736 8222 - 5:45 am to 0:00 am)
Fox (Tel +1 408 709 2950 / 800 225 4369 - 6:00 am to 1:00 am)
Hertz (Tel +1 408 938 6000 / 800 654 3131 - Mondays through Fridays from 5:00 am to 2:00 am, weekends from 6:00 am to 2:00 am)
National (Tel +1 800 227 7368 - 5:30 am to 0:00 am)
Payless (Tel +1 408 724 4400 / 800 729 5377 - 6:00 am to 0:00 am)
Sixt (Tel +1 408 935 2188 / 888 749 8227 - 6:00 am to 0:00 am)
Thrifty (Tel +1 800 367 2277 - 6:00 am to 0:00 am)
Zipcar (Tel +1 866 494 7227 - 24 hours a day)

 

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What services does San Jose airport (SJC) facilities include

The airport has ATMs, mailboxes, VIP lounges, workstations, plugs for electric devices, mobile phone services and free Wi-Fi access.
The Club at SJC lounge is located on the third level of Terminal A, across from gate 15, and opens from 5:00 am to 10:00 pm; it offers computers, refreshments, showers, newspapers and magazines, telephones, Wi-Fi, TV, air conditioning, drinks, conference facilities, fax (access with Priority Pass, Lounge Club or Diners Club membership, through online booking or by paying at the door - USD40.00).

Food and Drinks- There are several local and international restaurants, pizza stores, fast food outlets, coffee shops and bars inside both terminals.
Shopping- Duty-free shops between gates 14 and 15, bookstores, newsagents, souvenirs, electronics, accessories, cosmetics, clothing, jewellery, sweets.
Baggage- Luggage cart hire for USD5.00 in the baggage recollection area. Lost and found office between the terminals, available Mondays through Fridays between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm (Tel +1 408 392 3559; online form).
Other Services- Children's playground, massage chairs, nursing rooms, meditation area, drinking fountains.

 

Parking services at San Jose airport (SJC)

There are several car parks for short and long stays, in addition to spaces for motorcycles and bicycles and charging stations for electric vehicles. Over the access roadway there are two free passenger pick-up zones (Cell Phone Waiting Area 1 & 2). More information: Tel +1 408 441 5570. Rates

Economy Lot 1 - For long stays, with complimentary shuttle service every 7-10 minutes.
Hourly Lot 2 & 3 - Covered parking for short stays across from terminals A and B, respectively. Inter-terminal shuttles every 10 min.
Hourly Lot 5 - Short-term area, with buses to Terminal B from 4:30 am to 0:30 am.
Daily Lot 4 & 6 - For long stays. Shuttles to the terminals every 10 min. Located to the south of the car rental center.

 

Services for passengers with special needs

Accessible taxis and shuttles for passengers with reduced mobility are available. Contact your airline in advance to request special assistance or wheelchairs. Facilities include reserved parking spaces, relief areas for service animals, adapted telephones and restrooms.