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Arriving at New York City

Two large hub airports serve New York: John F. Kennedy International and La Guardia. They both operate 24 hours a day all year round. Your ticket to New York would indicate which airport you will be landing in. International passengers are required to clear immigration after which your baggage can be claimed before proceeding through customs. Each terminal has wheelchair accessible restrooms and phones to accommodate the hearing impaired. Planemates are also available for transporting arriving passengers. If your ticket to New York has a connecting flight, Autolink airline is available for checking connections. Airline club lounges offer facilities with up to date flight information, and there are flight arrival and departure displays located thought the airport.

Transportation in and around New York

After landing on flight to New York, you may opt for AirTrain; a fast and affordable way of travelling into the city. Rental vehicles can be picked up at the airport, and many rental companies have courtesy counters conveniently located near the baggage reclaim areas. Shuttle busses are available outside each terminal. For transportation options within the city there is the Long Island Railroad and the New York City subway and bus system. Taxicabs and limousines are available at both the airport and in the city of New York.

Main attractions

You booked a flight to New York and now it is time to enjoy some of the world's most recognizable attractions. The Statue of Liberty, a national monument and the symbol of freedom and democracy, is a must see. Times Square, Central Park, the Empire State Building, and Madison Square Garden should be on your short list of attractions. A ticket to New York and a ticket to see Jazz at Lincoln center is an enviable twosome. From the Guggenheim to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Broadway to Vaudeville, Manhattan to Ellis Island, Madison Avenue to Fifth Avenue, Grand Central Station to the “A” train station, New York has something for everyone.

Shopping, Dining and Nightlife

Book a discounted flight to New York for a shopping trip with friends. From large department stores like Bloomingdales and Macy's to the Greenmarket at Union Square you will find everything from blooms to bloomers. For a wild shopping ride, join the bargain hunters at H&M for the new must have trendy fashions.

New York City's eclectic night life encompasses everything from Jazz clubs to night clubs, sports bars to wine bars, with locations equally as intriguing from the Sky Room Roof Top Bar to The Bunker Club in the Meatpacking District's old bomb shelter

Choosing where to dine is a food lover's dream, as there is everything from pizza by the slice to a luxurious caviar meal being cooked by some of the best chefs on the planet. From the Upper West side to the Battery, you will find anything from diners to dives with delicacies to pucker those taste buds. You will be booking an airline ticket to New York to sample all these goodies waiting to be enjoyed.

On Arrival...
  • New York City is 12 mi from John F. Kennedy Intl Airport (New York City, NY).
  • John F. Kennedy Intl Airport (New York City, NY)
    • Right now, 106 airlines operate out of John F. Kennedy Intl Airport.
    • John F. Kennedy Intl Airport offers nonstop flights to 195 cities.
    • Every week, at least 15,323 domestic flights and 4,963 international flights depart from John F. Kennedy Intl Airport.
  • New York City is 8 mi from La Guardia Airport (New York City, NY).
  • La Guardia Airport (New York City, NY)
    • Right now, 33 airlines operate out of La Guardia Airport.
    • La Guardia Airport offers nonstop flights to 71 cities.
    • Every week, at least 6,272 domestic flights and 588 international flights depart from La Guardia Airport.
  • New York City is 8 mi from Newark Liberty Intl Airport (Newark, NJ).
  • Newark Liberty Intl Airport (Newark, NJ)
    • Right now, 67 airlines operate out of Newark Liberty Intl Airport.
    • Newark Liberty Intl Airport offers nonstop flights to 189 cities.
    • Every week, at least 8,946 domestic flights and 2,233 international flights depart from Newark Liberty Intl Airport.

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