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Audiology Consultants
2215 E 53 St
Davenport IA
563 355-7712

Avonlea Cottage
2021 East 1 St
Milan IL

B & B Hardware & Rental
908 4th Street West
Milan IL

Barnetts House of Fireplaces
1620 5th Ave
Moline IL

Best Western Airport Inn
2550 52nd Avenue
Moline IL.
(309) 762-9191

Betty's Wig Boutique
1306 W. Locust St.
Davenport IA

Blue Sky Gifts & Home Decor
1018 Mound St.
Davenport IA

Boruff Auction Company
Aledo IL

Brad Deery Motors

Brad's Used Parts
1035 West Kimberly Road
Davenport IA

Clarion Hotel
Colman Florist
2754 12th Street
Rock Island IL

Courtesy Car City
How do I get there from here?

The major airport serving the area is Quad City International Airport, which serves travelers from the Quad-Cities, eastern Iowa and western Illinois with more than 50 daily arriving and departing flights. The airport serves over 800,000 travelers each year.

The airport is located at 2200 69th Ave., at Airport Road and Interstates 280 and 74, Moline.

A state-of-the-art terminal offers all the conveniences of a big-city airport, making travelers more comfortable with improved services, such as a restaurant, deli/bar, two gift shop locations, a business center for frequent fliers, chair massage and more. Customer care representatives are available to provide skycap service and wheelchair/electric golf cart assistance to travelers from the curb, to the departing gate.

For general information (lost and found, paging, opening hours, parking rates), call the administrative offices at (309) 764-9621 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday (closed noon to 1 p.m.), or visit The airport doors open at 3:30 a.m. Airport screenings and the first airline counters are open by 4:00, and the rest of the counters are all open by 5:30. Depending on the security level, check-in times are recommended to a minimum of 90 minutes to two hours prior to flight time. Parking: long term: $6/day, $30/week A week is 7 full days. Short term: $12/day, $60/week. No limit to the time a vehicle can remain in either lot.

Five airlines offer nonstop service to 8 major airports across the United States:

-- AirTran with service to Atlanta and Orlando (Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays only), (800) 247-8726 (AIR-TRAN), (Note: The Orlando nonstop service will operate Saturday only, from mid-August through Mid-November.)

-- Delta Connection with service to Atlanta, (800) 221-1212,

-- Northwest Airlink with service to Detroit, Minneapolis/St. Paul, and Memphis, (800) 225-2525,

-- American Airlines/American Eagle with service to Chicago and Dallas Fort Worth, (800) 433-7300,

-- United Express with service to Chicago O'Hare and Denver, (800) 241-6522,

For airline rates and schedules, call the airline toll-free numbers, check the airline websites, or call a local travel agent for assistance. The airport authority offices do not assist with travel arrangements or pricing. For flight status, and flight tracking, which shows aircraft in the air to/from the Quad Cities to the nonstop cities served, go to Flight status is on the home page, flight tracking can be obtained by clicking on the flight tracker icon.

Davenport Municipal Airport

Located on 750 acres near U.S. 61 at Mount Joy, just north of Davenport, the Davenport Municipal Airport opened in 1948. It operates with two runways. Its special feature is the yearly Quad-City Air Show. The airport is used by corporate aircraft and is home to the Army National Guard (Helicopter) and Capt. Jeffrey Smith USMC Memorial. 9230 Harrison St.; (563) 391-5650.


The nearest Amtrak passenger-train depot is located at 225 S. Seminary St., Galesburg, Ill., about a 45-mile drive from the Quad-Cities. A passenger train serves well-populated markets in Iowa and Illinois. Call (309) 342-8993 to talk to a Galesburg agent, or (800) 872-7245 for general information,


Greyhound Bus Lines, (800) 231-2222, (800) 345-3109 TDD, (800) 531-5332 en Espanol, or Moline: 1200 River Drive, Centre Station, (309) 764-4257; Davenport: 304 W. River Drive, (563) 326-5127; Galesburg, Ill.: 14 W. Main St., (309) 342-6715.

Mass transit

-- Bettendorf Transit System, 4403 Devils Glen Road, Bettendorf; (563) 344-4085.

-- Davenport Citibus, 300 W. River Drive, Davenport; (563) 888-2151.

-- Metro Link (Rock Island County Metropolitan Mass Transit District), Centre Station, 1200 River Drive, Moline; (309) 788-3360.


-- Airport Service, Metro Link, 2200 69th Ave., Moline, inside Quad City International Airport, (309) 764-4257.

-- Silvis/Buddy Boy Cab Co., 1120 15th Ave., East Moline, (309) 755-5266 or (309) 755-5235.

-- Lucky Cab, 509 12th St., Rock Island, (309) 788-8386.

-- Max's Cab Co., Davenport, Bettendorf and Quad City International Airport, (563) 324-9000 or (309) 788-4100

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