|Springfield-Branson National Airport (SGF)|
||Springfield is the capital of Illinois and was originally named Calhoun after John C. Calhoun a senator of South Carolina. It is a great place to visit with a long history, great museums and entertainment for the entire family.|
It is also the resting place of the 16th President of the United States Abraham Lincoln and also the training of Ulysses S. Grant of the Illinois regiment. Other historic claims for the city of Springfield is that it originated the corn dog on a stick and the first drive-thru window in the United States which is now the Maid-Rite Sandwich Shop.
The Springfield economy is comprised primarily of government jobs for the residents of the city. It has various types of performing arts such as the the Illinois Symphony Orchestra, Springfield Theatre Centre, the Springfield Municipal Opera and the Springfield Ballet Company.
When traveling to Springfield Airport you will find various types of shuttle services to get you to and from your hotel or destination. You can find cheap airport transportation such as share ride vans, private shuttle vans for larger groups and executive sedan services.