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Airport Codes:
IATA: JAX
ICAO: KJAX
 
Distances from JAX to:
Jacksonville 11 miles
Orlando 113 miles
Tampa 179 miles

Nearest Major Airports:
11 miles: Jacksonville International Airport (JAX)
110 miles: Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB)
133 miles: Orlando International Airport (MCO)
171 miles: Tampa International Airport (TPA)

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Jacksonville Airport Guide

If you’re a golfer then you’ll no doubt be heading for Jacksonville for that reason. The city has many fine courses and it’s said you can play a different course each day of a fortnight’s holiday. It’s not just about the golf for the city also has many wonderful galleries and museums as well as a shopping and entertainment complex called Jacksonville Landing. Riverside and Avondale are two places for history buffs to visit as there you’ll encounter turn of the century Jacksonville with huge stately buildings and grand plazas.


Jacksonville Airport Directions

The airport road links onto route 9 which heads south straight into Jacksonville.


Jacksonville Airport Parking

Jacksonville has the full complement of parking options with economy available at a distance from the airport and reached by shuttle, standard parking nearby, although still a five minute walk and valet parking and cell phone parking available too.


Jacksonville Airport Flight Information

Jacksonville Airport is a major domestic airport with flights from all along the east coast. Travellers from Europe and the UK have plenty of hub options with Atlanta usually the best. Several carriers use Atlanta as a hub for smaller destinations from the UK.


Hotels Near Jacksonville Airport

The Jaxport Inn north of Jacksonville is very cheap for the standard of accommodation costing only $20 a night. Elsewhere the trendy Aloft at Jacksonville Airport is an amazing modern hotel and still only $40 a night.


Jacksonville Time Zone

Jacksonville is five hours behind Greenwich Mean Time and located in the Eastern Time Zone (GMT-5)

Jacksonville Info

Jacksonville has had a colourful and exciting history being a possession of five countries or autonomous states. Started as a fort on the banks of the St John’s River it changed hands several times in different guises until the city we know today was planned and built in the early 19th century. The expansion of the port aided its development leading to the siting of two US Navy bases there whilst tourism now plays a big part in its economy.

Jacksonville Trivia:
  • Jacksonville is the largest city in Florida and the largest city by area in the US
  • In 1564 the area was settled by the French under the name Fort Caroline
  • Jacksonville became British with the name Cowfold and then Spanish until the Americans purchased it in 1822.
  • There are two US Navy bases in Jacksonville
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