Passenger guide - Grand Forks airport (GFK) 

 

Grand Forks International Airport, opened on August 18, 1964, serves the county of the same name and is one of the busiest in the state of North Dakota. It operates with domestic flights to Minneapolis, Phoenix, Las Vegas and Orlando.

Official Website: gfkairport.com
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 2 hours before the departure of the first flight.
Annual passenger traffic: More than 250,000 passengers went through it in 2016.
Tel: +1 701 795 6981.

 

The airport is located 8 km (5 miles) to the northwest of the business district of Grand Forks.

 
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Taxi - Services to the Grand Forks and East Grand Forks areas are available 24 hours a day. Authorized operators outside the terminal are: City Cab (Tel +1 701 610 3369), Grand Forks Taxi (Tel +1 701 780 8890 / 775 8294), Grand Forks Yellow Cab (Tel +1 218 275 3042), Nodak Radio Cab (Tel +1 701 772 3456), S&S Taxi (Tel +1 701 772 4142 / 218 791 4202), Shuttle Express (Tel +1 701 757 1667), B&R Taxi (Tel +1 701 213 6682). Journey time to the city centre is 15 minutes.

 

There are car rental desks from Avis (Tel +1 800 831 2847 / 701 775 0688 - Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 am to 0:00 am, Saturday from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm and from 7:00 pm to 0:00 am, Sunday from 10:00 am to 0:00 am), Enterprise (Tel +1 800 251 7331 / 701 746 1375 - Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am to 11:30 pm, Saturday from 10:00 am to 11:00 pm, Sunday from 10:00 am to 11:30 pm), Hertz (Tel +1 800 654 3131 / 701 746 6426 - weekdays from 7:00 am to 11:30 pm, Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00 am to 11:30 pm) and National (Tel +1 800 227 7368 / 701 746 1375 - Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am to 11:30 pm, Saturday from 10:00 am to 11:00 pm, Sunday from 10:00 am to 11:30 pm).

 

The airport has public telephones, charging and workstations and free Wi-Fi access.

Food and Drinks- Restaurant and bar before and after the security checkpoint.
Shopping- Multi-store with souvenirs, magazines, books, accessories.
Baggage- The lost and found office is situated in the administration area, on the south end of the second floor of the terminal (Tel +1 701 795 6981 ext. 600). Open Mondays through Fridays between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm.
Other Services- Pet services.

 

There are three areas for short- and long-term parking opposite the terminal building (Lots A, B & C), patrolled 24 hours a day. The first 30 minutes are free. More information: Tel +1 701 772 0090. Rates

 

Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs should inform their airline or travel agency about their needs prior to their arrival. There is a relief area for service animals and taxi companies can provide accessible vehicles.

 

There are no hotels on-site, but you can find several options nearby, and some of them provide transportation to and from the airport. Knights Inn and Suites Grand Forks (Tel +1 701 203 5065), Ramada Grand Forks (Tel +1 701 203 1714), Grand Forks Inn & Suites (Tel +1 701 772 7131), Americas Best Value Inn Grand Forks (Tel +1 701 775 0555), Super 8 Grand Forks (Tel +1 701 213 4545), Econo Lodge (Tel +1 701 746 6666), Hilton Garden Inn Grand Forks-UND (Tel +1 701 775 6000), Canad Inns Destination Centre Grand Forks (Tel +1 701 772 8404), Baymont Inn & Suites Grand Forks (Tel +1 701 757 2345), La Quinta Inn & Suites Grand Forks (Tel +1 701 757 3600).