Parkersburg travel guide

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With a population of 31 492, Parkersburg is a must-see destination in West Virginia, United States.

When to visit Parkersburg

Parkersburg in February
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Parkersburg in February
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Parkersburg in July, when the average temperature is 25 °C, and the highest can go up to 31 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as -5 °C, with an average temperature of 0 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in July, when precipitation is around 125 mm. In contrast, February is usually the driest month of the year in Parkersburg, with an average rainfall of 69 mm.

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How to Get to Parkersburg


When flying to Parkersburg, you’ll arrive at Parkersburg Wood County (PKB), which is located 14 km from the city centre.


Parkersburg’s bus station is located 6 km from the city centre.

Airports near Parkersburg

Airlines serving Parkersburg

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
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Air France
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Air Canada
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Cathay Pacific
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Alaska Airlines
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Spirit Airlines
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Where to stay in Parkersburg

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Sleep Inn & Suites and Hampton Inn & Suites Parkersburg Downtown.

Where to stay in popular areas of Parkersburg

Hiring a car in Parkersburg

Expect to pay $1.85 per litre in Parkersburg (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $22.09 and $29.46. The most frequently booked car type in Parkersburg is Supplier choice (Class Special Car or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Chevrolet Spark or similar) is, on average, 44% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.