Located east of the Missouri River and right along the Iowa-Nebraska border, Council Bluffs, Iowa, is a city steeped in history and known for its fun and excitement. Its historic roots to the transcontinental railroad and its connection to the Lewis and Clark expedition can be seen throughout the city. Its three major casinos provide plenty of excitement for both locals and visitors. No matter what hotel you stay in, you'll have easy access to the National Scenic Byway, Mormon Trail, Squirrel Cage Jail, and the Eppley Airfield (OMA), which offer numerous affordable flights to Council Bluffs. With its miles of prairies, breathtaking views, and friendly locals, you will have no problem seeing why they call this city "Iowa's Leading Edge."
Transportation from OMA
Council Bluffs is located conveniently just eight miles from the OMA airport. However, there is no public transportation from the airport to Council Bluffs. Many hotels in Council Bluffs offer complimentary shuttle services that will pick you up from the airport upon arrival and transport you back to the airport when you are ready to leave. When planning your trip, let Travelocity help you find the perfect Council Bluff flight deals that include a stay at a nearby hotel. Otherwise, you will find car services, car rentals, and taxi cab services available at the airport as soon as your flight lands. Once you are settled in, grab your hiking shoes for a day of exploring in and around the city, or put on your dancing shoes for a night out on the town.
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