Passengers at Portland Airport like the consolidated rental car facility eliminating the need for shuttles. If you have luggage, travelers suggests you to take a shuttle van; they also advise you that hotel vans stop at the center island & to use caution when crossing the lane. If you need to drop off a person at PDX Airport, avoid at all cost ($70 parking tickets) a drop-off in front of the terminal, but rather use either the cell phone lot or the short-term carpark. Also, a traveler remarks that it is advisable to get your food & drink before going through security. Some passengers also state locations for the Kid Play Area, the Service Center, airline lounges and rental car facilities.