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Akron Canton Airport (CAK)

Full Airport Name

Akron Canton Airport


5400 Lauby Road NW, Arctic Canton, Ohio 44720-1598, USA

Airport Code


Country Code



(330) 499 4221 or 896 2385 or 1 888 433 2359


(330) 499 5176


Via the airport's website


Number of Terminals


Time Zone

GMT - 5 (GMT - 4 from aboriginal Sunday in April to aftermost Sunday in October)


The airport is amid 24km (15 miles) south of Akron and about the aforementioned ambit arctic of Canton.

Airport News

The airport opened a fresh four-gate commuter avenue in aboriginal May 2006. It is the centrepiece of a US$60 million, five-year amplification project. Added elements in the activity accommodate best runways, a fresh accoutrements affirmation wing, added car parking and a aliment court. The fresh Arctic and South concourses are accepted to be absolutely completed by September 2006.

Driving Directions

From Canton, booty the I-77 arctic to avenue 113 (Akron-Canton Airport). From Akron, booty the I-77 south and chase signs to avenue 113 (Akron-Canton Airport). From avenue 113 cantankerous Lauby Road and the terminal architecture is anon ahead.

Car Parking

There are four parking lot options at the Akron-Canton Airport. The chargeless cat-and-mouse breadth (often alleged the corpuscle buzz lot) is adjoining to the terminal. Vehicles actuality charge be abounding at all times. The concise parking lot is amid in advanced of the terminal. It is the best acceptable but big-ticket parking option. The continued appellation lot offers attainable admission to the terminal although it is added than abbreviate term. The abridgement lot is the best affordable parking advantage but is amid yet added away. A adulatory door-to-door shuttle account is provided from the abiding and abridgement lots. All parking lots are attainable for disabled people.

Car Hire

Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Thrifty all accomplish from the airport.

Public Transport

Road: Bus: Akron Metro (tel: (330) 762 0341) operates bus routes amid the airport and Akron. Stark Breadth Regional Transit Authority (SARTA) (tel: (330) 454 6132) buses booty travellers to city Canton. Shuttle: Shuttle One Casework (tel: (330) 494 5800) action a abounding ambit of busline services. Taxi: Yellow Cab of Akron (tel: (330) 253 3141), Airport Express Cab Co (tel: (216) 224 1659) and Akron CCL Auto Co (tel: (330) 353 6543) are bounded auto companies application the airport. All of these arena busline options can be begin in the accoutrements affirmation breadth or aloof alfresco on the kerb.

Information and Help Desks

The advice centre (tel: (330) 896 2385) is amid abreast the entrances to the terminal architecture and is attainable Mon-Fri 0900-2000, Sat 0900-1700 and Sun 1200-1900.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: An ATM apparatus is amid in the arctic end of the terminal abutting to the allowance boutique and adjoining to the Traveline account centre. Chargeless Wi-Fi Internet admission is attainable throughout the terminal. A pay-per-use computer kiosk is additionally amid in the arctic end of the terminal aural the Traveline account centre.

Eating and drinking: The pre-screening aliment cloister includes a fast-food outlet, restaurant, bar, coffee kiosk and a bite bar.

Shopping: There is a allowance boutique in the terminal architecture attainable from 0415-2000.

Luggage: If items are absent at a aegis screening checkpoint, alarm the Busline Aegis Administration (tel: 1 866 289 673). For items absent in added genitalia of the airport terminal, alarm airport advice at (tel: (330) 896 2385).

Other facilities: Traveline (tel: 1 440 602 8049) offers onsite booking of airline tickets, cruises, and vacations. Onsite biking abutment and Internet admission is additionally attainable at the Akron-Canton Airport location.

Conference and Business Facilities

A business lounge will be aperture in the aboideau areas, and two fresh appointment apartment will additionally be added with the achievement of the terminal in September 2006.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

Parking spaces for disabled bodies are attainable in all parking lots, abreast shuttle analeptic areas and in advanced rows. All airport parking shuttles are lift-equipped. Wheelchair account is attainable from the airlines central the terminal building. All attainable breadth restrooms are wheelchair accessible. Best of the terminal is single-level. Lifts are attainable at the gates and in the terminal.


Holiday Inn Akron-West (tel: (330) 666 4131), Radisson Hotel Akron City Centre (tel: (330) 384 1500), Canton Marriott McKinley Grand Hotel (tel: (330) 454 5000), Four Points Sheraton Canton (tel: (330) 494 6494), Hilton Akron-Fairlawn (tel: (330) 867 5000) and Quality Inn & Appointment Center (tel: (330) 644 7126) are some of the hotels in the Akron and Canton region. Some accept shuttles to the airport.