About North Platte


Let's have a look around into background of North Platte
  • County: Lincoln
  • State: Nebraska
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 41.140275
  • Longitude: -100.760145
  • Time zone: Central Time Zone
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -6 hours

Weather in North Platte

  • Climate: Humid Continental Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: September to November

Location

North Platte is a city in the US state of Nebraska. North Platte has a total population of 24,110 (2016 Census).

Distance from North Platte center to Airport

North Platte Regional Airport is the main airport which serves the domestic passengers.

Driving Distance: 5 miles / 8 km

Driving Time: 10 Minutes

Languages: English followed by Spanish.

Modes of transport

  • Airport: North Platte Regional Airport
  • Rail: Union Pacific Railroad
  • Road: Bus: Greyhound Lines

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5 

Nearby Tourist Cities




Grand Island

Location

Grand Island is a city in and the county seat of Hall County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 48,520 at the 2010 census.

Weather
  • Climate: Hot Summer Continental Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: October to December
Tourist Attractions
  • Mormon Island State Recreation Area
  • Island Oasis Water Park
  • Fonner Park




Hastings

Location

Hastings is a city in the US state of Michigan. Hastings has a total population of 7,281 (2016 Census).

Weather
  • Climate: Warm Summer Continental Climate

  • Best Time to Visit: April to October

Tourist Attractions
  • Tyden Park

  • Bob King Park

  • Hastings Michigan Central RR Depot




Lexington

Location

Lexington is a city in the US state of Kentucky. Lexington has a total population of 318,449 (2016 Census).

Weather
  • Climate: Humid Sub-Tropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: March to June
Tourist Attractions
  • Ashland
  • Mary Todd Lincoln House
  • Aviation Museum of Kentucky

Emergency Contact Numbers in North Platte city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Railroad: 1 308 237 2212 (Union Pacific Railroad)
  • Airport: +1 308 532 1900 (North Platte Regional Airport)
  • Hospital: +1 308 568 8000 (Great Plains Health)

Events

Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in North Platte.

  • Country Bluegrass Show
  • Honky Tonky BBQ
  • Cody Park Winter Wonderland

Tourist Attractions

  • South Platte River
  • Buffalo Bill Ranch
  • Golden Spike Tower

Theatre & Concerts

  • North Platte Community Playhouse
  • Wild West Arena
  • Midwest Sound Machine

Visit Top Restaurants in North Platte

  • Pals Brewing Company
  • Canteen Bar & Lounge
  • Whiskey Creek Wood Fire Grill

Top Shopping Centers in North Platte

  • Platte River Mall
  • Fort Cody Trading Post
  • Westfield Shopping Center

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Lincoln County Historical
  • Art & Gift Gallery
  • Cody Park

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Chef Salad – Penny’s Diner
  • Lasagna – Luigi’s
  • Sushi – King Buffet

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: $ 2.70
  • Taxi: $ 3 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): $ 919
  • Cheap meal: $ 11.50
  • Gasoline: $ 0.66 / litre
  • 3 course meal: $ 47.50
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