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Car Rental Phoenix International Airport
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is the tenth-busiest airport in the country and the 18th busiest in the world, in terms of passenger traffic. It is located 7.5km from downtown Phoenix and offers a 24-hour SuperShuttle service for access to the city. Somewhat confusingly, the three terminals are numbered 2, 3, and 4 because they were never renumbered after Terminal 1 was demolished in 1990. All three terminals are equipped with Pet Parks for companion animals.
The airport serves more than 40 million passengers a year and is the primary regional hub and gateway for Mexican and Hawaiian departures for US Airways. British Airways operates the airport's only nonstop service to London-Heathrow. US Airways and Hawaiian Airlines provide a non-stop service to Hawaii. Aeroméxico Connect, US Airways, and Volaris operate nonstop services to Mexico, and US Airways, Air Canada, and WestJet fly nonstop to parts of Canada.
On the surface, Phoenix is a bland expanse of shopping malls and cookie-cutter developments, but drive your Phoenix rental car off the interstate, and you will discover mini outbursts of creativity and individuality that will convince you of its true character. With more than 300 days of sunshine (hence the nickname "Valley of the Sun"), it is a pleasant environment to explore. An opera, a symphony, several theatres, and the exceptional Heard Museum and Phoenix Art Museum, are powerful cultural draws, and the Desert Botanical Garden is a wonderful introduction to the region's wildlife and landscapes.