The Airport is in the town of Avoca - near the border of Luzerne and Lackawanna Counties, and is located to the North of the City of Wilkes Barre and to the South of the City of Scranton, with Interstate 81 being the major travel artery. NOTE:Airport exit 178A and Avoca exit178B on I-81 merged into one Exit 178 in both directions.
Cities are within reasonable driving distance are: Hazelton, PA (25 mins); Stroudsburgh, PA (45 mins); Binghamton, NY (60 mins), and Williamsport, PA (80 minutes).
The Airport can be contacted toll-free at 1-235-9287 or by fax at 570-702-2010.
With around 433,000 passengers in 2016, AVP Airport is served by major airlines, offering direct flights to major U.S. hubs, with connections around the world.
The Holiday Inn (tel. 570-654-3300) is on-Airport grounds.
The new passenger terminal at Wilkes-Barre Scranton Airport has two levels. Coming from the parking garage or lot - you enter the lower level, then take the escalator up to first level. The terminal offers free intert access.
The first level houses to the right ticket counters & baggage loading , and to the left the arrivals area with information desk and baggage claim carousels & rental car counters. (with a limo & taxi stand next to it). The center has in the back of it is the Customs office, as well as a turboprop boarding area. Level 1 also houses the Airline offices in the secured area.
The second level is the departure level housing administrative offices, chapel, arcade, restaurant, concessions, the Pocono Club & Business Center, and the security checkpoint - leading to the jet boarding area and gates 3 to 8. 'Lucky's Too is between gates 5 & 7.
Airlines serving the terminal:
Allegiant - tel. 702-505-8888 -
American - tel. 800-433-7300
Delta - tel. 800-221-1212
United - tel. 800-864-8331
- Printing your boarding pass at home saves time at the Airport. Arrive 90 mins prior to scheduled departure, particularly for an early-morning flight).
- You need to be at your boarding gate at least 15 mins before Delta &, United scheduled departures, and at least 30 mins prior to Allegiant's scheduled departure.
Transportation: Other than rental cars, Limos & taxis, and hotel shuttles, there is no public transportation available at this time.
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