Houghton Airport (CMX)
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Houghton Airport Car Hire - Did You Know?

  • The city was named after the mineralogist, Douglass Houghton 
  • The region was first colonised by miners who found copper ore there
  • Houghton is connected to its twin, Hancock, by a unique lifting bridge
  • America’s finest geological museum, the Seaman Mineral Museum is found in the city
  • Lake Superior is close by offering great water activities

Houghton Airport Mini Guide

Houghton Airport has the airport code CMX and is also known as Houghton Airport Memorial Airport. With Rhino, car hire at Houghton Airport your car is protected thanks to our comprehensive collision damage and vehicle theft waivers. We can also give you GPS to help find your way around: Houghton Airport is at map latitude 088.29.21 West and map longitude 47.10.06 north. It is part of the state of Michigan in Oneco County and located about five miles to the west of the Calumet central business district. The village of Calumet is on the Keweenaw Peninsula.

This small airport only has 18 aircraft based there and about 16 thousand flights per annum. Houghton Airport is a public airport which is situated in Houghton County. The only flight to go from Houghton Airport is with United Express operated by Skywest Airlines to Chicago O'Hare. However if there is a demand from passengers you can get a seaplane from Houghton Airport to the Isle Royal National Park. This would be a romantic way to use your car hire Houghton Airport vehicle, so that you can drive around and see beautiful scenery.

Houghton Airport

Our vehicles are easy to book and they come with unlimited mileage so you never have to worry about paying extra depending on how far you have travelled. Houghton is the county seat of Houghton County and there is a population of about thirty six thousand people there. The county is named after geologist Douglass Houghton. The main US highway here is the 41.

Driving in Houghton Airport - Need to know

  • R

    Road Driving Side

  • 40-120kph

    Urban speed Limit

  • 72-120kph

    Rural Speed Limit

  • 97-129kph

    Motorway Speed Limit

  • USD  0.75/Ltr

    Current Petrol Price

  • 0-50mg

    Drink Drive Limit

  • USD $


  • 21

    Min Rental Age

    Min Driving Age

  • YES


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The area around Houghton is particularly attractive with the wonderful views over Lake Superior from the scenic drive around its shores. Scenic drives need a car and if you think the cost of car hire at Houghton Airport might be prohibitive then you need to look at our prices at Rhinocarhire.com.
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