|Nome Airport Shuttles|
|Nome is located on the coast and is inaccessible by car or ferry. The only way into or out of Nome is via the Nome Airport, private boats, or on dogsled or snowmobile trails.|
Beyond the air shuttle services, there are a variety of cab services that are available for people coming into Nome and staying in town. These include Checker Cab, Mr. Kab and EZ Transportation, all of which are available for contact to pre-reserve their services to ensure that travelers are not left waiting at the airport.
Vehicle rentals are also available through a handful of providers, including Stampede Vehicle Rentals, Dredge No 7 Inn, and Stosh’s Rental. Be aware that unlike many airports, these are not large chain rental establishments and the recommended vehicles will be SUVs or similarly rugged machines that are equipped to handle the snow and ice of Nome.
About Nome Airport
Nome is well known as the home of the Iditarod. This is where the competitors finish each March and is the source of much of the city’s tourism. The race begins the first Saturday every March, and the population of Nome increases by an average of one thousand people every year at this time.
The area of Nome, directly south of the arctic circle, is home to three distinct groups of native Eskimo peoples. Visitors to Nome can enjoy exploring the rich cultural history of these peoples and the region.
Hotels near OME
If you prefer a bed and breakfast, you can stay at a variety of facilities, including the Bering Sea B &B and Mai’s Guest House. There are also rooms to rent at Old Alaska Rooms or Bed for a Night. No matter what your hotel preference, there will be an option available in Nome to suit your needs.
OME Contact Information