Fly To Medford, Oregon
The largest town in Southern Oregon and certainly the most diverse, Medford is full of fascinating historic and cultural sights. Renowned for its delicious pears, the city tempts tourists with this lip-smacking, orchard grown delight. Visit Harry and David's for a pear factory tour, and explore the region's five covered bridges. Take advantage of Oregon’s pleasant climate to go hiking, biking or rafting. Or make your way through plantations, creameries and wineries on a tasty wine and cheese tour. Did we mention Medford is also a shopper’s paradise, as shopping here is tax-free.
Visa Requirements & SA Embassy Details
- South African passport holders travelling to Medford, Oregon do require a Visa for the United States of America. Make sure that your SA passport is valid for 6 months from your return and that there are at least 2 free pages available for stamps.
- The closest representation to Oregon is the South African Consulate General in L.A., which is situated at 6300 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 600, Los Angeles, CA 90048. Phone: +1 (323) 651 0902.
See and do
Medford is located in Southern Oregon, an area famous for its outdoor activities. The city is also located on the Rogue River where salmon fishing is a popular pastime. Medford’s superb weather is another reason people enjoy so much time outdoors, fishing or rafting on the Rogue and Upper Klamath Rivers.
Other fun activities include visiting regional wineries to sample some of the excellent wines, cycling in Rogue Valley along the Bear Creek Greenway, hiking in the surrounding mountains and skiing in winter at Mount Ashland, the premier resort in the region. If you love old trains and history, head for Medford Railroad Park where you can ride an extensive and detailed mini train line.
Rogue Valley International–Medford Airport – MFR
Medford Airport (code MFR) is the third busiest airport in the U.S. State of Oregon – over 11 million passengers have travelled through Rogue Valley International Medford Airport in the past decade. The airport is 6km from Medford. It is recommended you arrive at Medford Airport at least 2 hours before your flight departs.
Lost Luggage: Lost luggage should be handled by your individual airline’s help desk. Report items lost or found within the airport terminal to Medford Airport administration on +541 776 7222.
Airport Hotels: There is one hotel at the airport - Courtyard by Marriott Medford Airport. Nearby: Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, Medford Central-Point, Ramada Medford Hotel and Conference Centre.
Car Hire: Avis, Budget, Enterprise Hertz, National/Alamo.