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Flights to Alton

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Alton, Illinois, is a town located on the Mississippi River, just north of St. Louis, Missouri. It's a good choice for a visit if you're interested in American history, outdoor activities, or a variety of shopping options. Alton has a historic district with sites related to the Civil War. The National Great Rivers Museum explores the history and ecology of the Mississippi and Missouri rivers. You can also find antique shops and art galleries in the downtown area. For outdoor enthusiasts, there's easy access to the Meeting of the Great Rivers Scenic Byway, which offers scenic overlooks and hiking trails. The Alton Marina provides opportunities for boating and fishing on the Mississippi River.

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Airports near Alton

You have choices when it comes to reaching Alton. Here is a selection of 4 airports you can fly to when travelling to Alton.

Lambert-St. Louis International Airport

Located approximately 25 miles southwest of Alton, Lambert-St. Louis International Airport is the closest major airport serving the region. It offers a wide range of domestic and international flights, making it a convenient choice for travellers visiting Alton.


MidAmerica St. Louis Airport

Situated about 30 miles southeast of Alton, MidAmerica St. Louis Airport is another option for travellers. While it primarily serves as a cargo airport, it also offers limited commercial passenger flights, mainly to leisure destinations.


Indianapolis International Airport

If you are willing to drive a bit further, Indianapolis International Airport is approximately 250 miles northwest of Alton. It is a major hub with numerous domestic and international flights, making it a good choice for travellers who prefer a wider range of flight options.


Chicago O'Hare International Airport

Although it is a bit farther away, approximately 300 miles north of Alton, Chicago O'Hare International Airport is one of the busiest airports in the world. It offers a vast selection of domestic and international flights, making it an excellent choice for travellers who don't mind a longer drive or prefer more flight options.

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Things to do in Alton

With a wealth of sights to see in Alton, here are our top 3:

Gateway Arch

Known as the "Gateway to the West," this iconic 630-foot monument offers breathtaking views of St. Louis. Visitors can take a tram ride to the top, explore the museum, or simply marvel at the architectural wonder from the ground.

City Museum

A surreal urban playground for all ages, the City Museum in St. Louis is a wonderland of recycled architectural and industrial objects. From a 10-story slide to a rooftop Ferris wheel, it's an unforgettable, interactive experience.

Alton's Great River Road

Experience the scenic beauty of the Mississippi River like never before. This picturesque route offers stunning river views, charming small towns, and a variety of recreational activities. Don't miss the chance to spot the majestic American Bald Eagles during winter.

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