New York City Airport Information
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JFK Airport (JFK) - An international airport located in Queens County, on Long Island, in southeastern New York City.
Newark Airport (EWR) - An international airport within the city limits of Newark, New Jersey, about 15 miles southwest of Midtown Manhattan.
LaGuardia Airport (LGA) - Located in the northern part of Queens County on Long Island in the City of New York.
Long Island MacArthur Airport (ISP, Islip) - Located on Long Island, in Ronkonkoma.
NYC Airport Transportation
There are multiple airports in the New York area, including the smaller MacArthur (ISP) Airport on Long Island.
There are many convenient New York City Airports for travelers to choose from, making it easier for you to reach your intended destination. The NYC airport system is the busiest in the United States and second busiest in the world. The John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) is the largest and busiest airport in all of NY with eight different terminals and over 150 gates. Located in Southern Queens on Long Island, the JFK Airport is 12 miles away from Lower Manhattan. Placed in the Northern part of Queens on Long Island, is the LaGuardia Airport (LGA) that rests on the waterfront of Flushing Bay and Bowery Bay. The LaGuardia Airport has increasingly gained popularity due to its close proximity of just eight miles away from Manhattan. The Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) is located in both city limits of Elizabeth, NJ and Newark, NJ and is just 15 miles from Midtown Manhattan. The Newark Airport was the first major airport built in the NY area opening in 1928, and is currently the tenth busiest airport in the United States. The MacArthur Airport (ISLIP) is the smallest airport of the four and is located on Long Island in Ronkonkoma. A far 60 mile trip to Manhattan, two million passengers a year use this airport to escape the congested airports such as JFK, Newark Liberty, and LaGuardia.
NYC Airport Shuttles
There are shuttles to and from all Airports in the area
There are a number of different ways to reach your destination once you have safely landed in a NY airport. NYC airport shuttles are easy to find and have different types of service you’re welcome to choose from. Winston Airport Shuttle provides services to and from Long Island and offers airport shuttle services, private NY shuttle buses, shared sedans, private sedans, and taxi services to all NYC and Long Island airports. Go Airlink Shuttle is a 24 hour NYC shuttle service and provides shuttle services and private luxury vans between JFK, LaGuardia, and Newark Liberty airports. Airlink also provides services to residences, hotels, and cruise ship terminals. Before you book a NYC airport shuttle, check to see if the NY hotel you are staying at offers a complimentary transfer to and from the airport. The following hotels all provide free shuttle service to specific airports.
- John F. Kennedy Airport: Comfort Inn JFK Airport, Days Inn JFK Airport, International JFK Airport Hotel, Hampton Inn JFK Airport Hotel, Holiday Inn Express JFK, and JFK Inn Jamaica NY Airport Hotel.
- La Guardia Airport: Holiday Inn LaGuardia, LaGuardia Airport Hotel NYC, Marriott Hotel LaGuardia Airport, and Hampton Inn LaGuardia Airport Hotel.
- Newark Liberty Airport: Country Inn and Suites Newark Airport, Crowne Plaza Newark International Airport, Ramada Newark International Airport, Hilton Hotel Newark Airport, and Howard Johnson Hotel Newark Airport.