Grand Forks, North Dakota is a college town with a rich heritage, offering its visitors two historic districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and some top-notch cultural institutions on the campus of the University of North Dakota. Grand Forks vacations promise family fun in the far north of the United States. Find flights to Grand Forks landing at Grand Forks International Airport (GFK) and you're on your way to the scenic city in the Red River Valley.
Transportation From GFK
Grand Forks flights land you just five miles west of Grand Forks. An approximately 15-minute drive along U.S. Highway 2 from GFK will take you downtown, where you can see the historic mansions and monuments, as well as contemporary stores and restaurants, of both the Downtown Grand Forks Historic District and the Near Southside Historic District. Even closer to the airport is the University of North Dakota campus, where you can visit the North Dakota Museum of Art or see a show at the Chester Fritz Auditorium. Four major car rental companies have rental desks at GFK. If you plan to drive yourself during winter months, use GFK's free Wi-Fi service to check current road conditions. Heavy snow and other extreme weather can cause delays, road closures, and challenging driving conditions. Half a dozen taxi companies serve the airport, offering services 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Call in advance to have a cab waiting upon arrival. A handful of Grand Forks hotels close to the airport provide van or limousine services exclusively for their guests. No public transportation options are available.
Greetings, Grand Forks!
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