What are the main New York airports? The three major airports are the John F. Kennedy international Airport, LaGuardia Airport and the Newart Liberty International. Depending where you come from, your destination will be probably to one of these airports. LaGuardia Airport is mostly for domestic flights.
All three airports are very busy. They provide flights to or from any destination around the world. If you arrive or leave New York you can find at the airport duty free shops, restaurants and many other services. Shopping for famous brands, Lacoste, Hermes, Salvatore Ferragamo...
The John F. Kennedy international Airport is located southeast of Lower Manhattan. It takes around forty minutes by car to reach the Lower Manhattan and over one hour if you take the public transportation. From the JFK Airport, use the AirTrain, a light rail and take the subway to Manhattan. You can also take buses or taxi to New York City. Sometimes taxi is better if you are few persons travelling together.
There are seven terminals at the airport. You will find many international airlines like Air France, Air India, British Airways and others. Also American airlines as US Airways, United Airlines and Delta Air Lines. The Airbus A380 coming from the Charles-de-Gaulle Airport in Paris arrives at the terminal 1. The terminal 5 has a large choice of shops and excellent restaurants.
If you want to find a hotel near the JFK Airport, don't worry. Nice hotels like the Best Western Kennedy Airport, the Comfort Inn JFK Airport and the Hampton Inn NY-JFK are only few miles away from the airport. They all offer a free shuttle to the airport.
LaGuardia Airport is situated in the borough of the Queens. It's the smallest airport of New York and has mostly domestic flights. Travelers prefer this airport because it's the closest New York airport to Manhattan. You can take the NYC Airporter, a shuttle to Manhattan. Also New York City buses are available to Manhattan.
There are four terminals at the LaGuardia Airport A, B, C and D. Duty free shops and food beverages concessions are available.
Looking for a hotel near LaGuardia Airport? There are enough hotels very close to the airport. The New York LaGuardia Airport Marriott is one of the best hotels. And some of the nearest are the Courtyard by Marriott New York LaGuardia Airport and the Hampton Inn New York - LaGuardia Airport.
The Newart Liberty International Airport is located in New Jersey, 15 miles southwest of Manhattan. It's the oldest New York airport. There are three terminals and you can find ones of these airlines Air Canada, Air France, British Airways and many others.
You can take buses, trains, taxi or rent a car from any rentals companies located on the airport, Hertz, Budget, Avis...
Need a hotel? One of the best hotels is the Newark Liberty International Airport Marriott, very convenient, located right at the airport. Also there is a indoor and outdoor swimming pool at this hotel. A little further but very close to the airport is the Holiday Inn Newark Airport.