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Travel Information & Assistance

"The Last Book Sale"

Archer City, TX

              We know that travel and moving quanities of books over some distances can cause some logistical complications depending on where you may be located;  so, we have done the homework for you and are providing the information below to help you plan your trip in the most cost-effective and easy way!  Whether you want to fly out and drive a rental-truck full of books back home, or if you have your own vehicle in which to transport books and want to make a road-trip out of the entire event, the information below will help you to plan your trip.


Air Travel Tips

Air travel to Archer City is simple.  American Airlines provides several flights each day to and from DFW to the municipal airport in Wichita Falls, TX.  Archer City is a short 25 minute drive from Wichita Falls.  The airport (code SPS) has two rental car counters (Hertz, and Budget), and taxis are also available. Of course, the Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) airport is 2 hours away and is also an option;  however, the cost for flights from DFW to SPS are quite reasonalbe, and the convenience is worth the cost.

As American Airlines provides service to Wichita Falls, TX, it is easiest (and typically cheapest) to book flights directly with American Airlines at

Truck Rental


Penske truck rental is recommended.  The trucks are typically in good condition, plus they tend to offer the best one-way rates (often with unlimited mileage).  The Penske truck rental location in the area is in Wichita Falls, TX, just about 25 minutes away from Archer City.  This is a great option for those wanting to fly out and then drive back with books.  Also, for those driving, tow-trailers may also be rented to pull your car behind the truck.  There are also other truck rental companies in Wichita Falls should they be preferred.


Penske Truck Rental

1901 Central Fwy E

Wichita Falls, TX

(940) 767-1117

Hotel Accomodations


There are 2 hotels in Archer city within walking distance of the sale venue:

Lonesome Dove Inn

225 W. Main
Archer City, Texas 76351
(940) 574-2700


The Spur Hotel
110 North Center (Hwy 79)
Archer City, TX 76351
ph: (940) 574-2501
fax: (940) 574-2506




Outside of Archer City, we recommend:


The Best Western Plus Inn & Suites

4540 Maplewood Avenue, 
Wichita Falls,  TX,  76308
(940) 687-2025

(Clean and comfortable, an easy drive to Archer City from this location) 


Car Rental


The Wichita Falls airport provides rental car service from both Budget and Hertz rental car companies.  Reservations can be made easily online on their respective websites. 








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