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Gainesville Airport Information
Whether you are a University of Florida student headed home or simply embarking on a vacation adventure, Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights from Gainesville. You take off from the Gainesville Regional Airport, which is served by American Airlines, American Eagle, Delta, United and US Airways. You might be tempted to fly out of one of the area's larger airports, but you would then face a 120-mile drive to the Orlando International Airport or an 80-mile drive to the Jacksonville International Airport before you even start your trip.
Airport Parking in Gainesville
The Gainesville Regional Airport has plenty of available parking just a short walk from the terminal. The short-term lot charges up to $12 per day, while the long-term lot charges $9 per day or $55 per week. There are also several off-site parking facilities that offer free shuttle service to and from the airport. Check your vacation planner with Orbitz.com before you leave to make sure you have chosen the best parking option based on the length of your trip to help you stay within your budget.
Ground Transportation in Gainesville
The Regional Transit Bus Service (RTS) is the most economical way to get to the Gainesville airport. University of Florida students can also pick up the route #25 bus on Monday through Friday. There are several taxi companies that offer transportation to the airport, but if you purchased your air tickets through Orbitz.com, you may have saved enough to warrant splurging on a private car service to get you to the airport in style.
Restaurants in Gainesville
The Gainesville airport has dedicated amenities to serve business and leisure travelers, including Wi-Fi and an ATM, but dining opportunities are limited. Tailwind has a full-service restaurant and bar in the public area before the security checkpoint, but within the terminal, options are more limited. There is a full-service bar in the gate area, but the only food available is grab-and-go snacks. Enjoy your trip, wherever your travels take you, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you need to find cheap flights from Gainesville.
New York Airport Information
There are two major airports, John F. Kennedy International (JFK) and LaGuardia, that service travelers flying into New York City. When you use Orbitz.com to book your flights to New York, you will be able to choose from almost every major domestic and international air passenger carrier. LaGuardia Airport is roughly nine miles east of Manhattan, while JFK is almost 20 miles to the southeast. If you can't find the flight that you want, you can also fly into Newark International Airport, roughly 19 miles northeast of Manhattan.
Ground Transportation in New York
New York has plenty of public transportation, so getting around should be fairly easy. If you fly into LaGuardia, you will have to take a taxi, bus, or shared van for at least a portion of the trip, because there is no rail or subway service from the airport. Expect a cab ride from LaGuardia to Manhattan to cost anywhere from $20 to $40. Although JFK is further from the city, you can hop on the AirTrain, which will take you to the subway or the Long Island Railroad. If you choose to take a cab from JFK into Manhattan, expect to pay $45 or more for the ride. You will also be responsible for any tolls that are incurred during the trip. If you use Orbitz.com to book your hotel, you may be able to find one that offers free shuttle service to and from the airport.
New York Area Weather Information
New York tends to be cold in the winter, wet in the spring and humid in the summer. Winter temperatures fluctuate between the 20s and 30s, while summer temperatures can soar to the 90s. New York City averages 27 inches of snow each winter, so be sure to pack your parka and snow boots if you plan to be there between November and February. Use the Orbitz.com travel planner to put together your itinerary and choose a temperate time to visit the city.
What to Do in New York
New York City is an urban adventurer's paradise. From the theaters on Broadway to the lights in Times Square, there is are activities for all ages. Go skating in Central Park, take a horse-and-buggy ride around Central Park South or go shopping on Fifth Avenue. Although New York is home to some of the finest restaurants on the east coast, don't forget to try the rich variety of street foods that are available. Enjoy your time in the city, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you are looking for budget flights to New York.
Cheap flights from Gainesville to New York
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Cheapest weekend flights in June from Gainesville to New York
|Leave Fri, Jun 14||Gainesville (GNV)||New York (LGA)||American Airlines||$264|
|Return Sun, Jun 16||New York (LGA)||Gainesville (GNV)||American Airlines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from Gainesville to New York
|Leave Wed, Jun 19||Gainesville (GNV)||New York (JFK)||Delta Air Lines||$188|
|Return Tue, Jul 23||New York (JFK)||Gainesville (GNV)||Delta Air Lines|
Best one-week trip in June from Gainesville to New York
|Leave Sat, Jun 1||Gainesville (GNV)||New York (LGA)||Delta Air Lines||$362|
|Return Sat, Jun 8||New York (LGA)||Gainesville (GNV)||Delta Air Lines|
Cheapest weekend flights in July from Gainesville to New York
|Leave Thu, Jul 25||Gainesville (GNV)||New York (LGA)||United Airlines||$321|
|Return Sun, Jul 28||New York (LGA)||Gainesville (GNV)||United Airlines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from Gainesville to New York
|Leave Wed, Jul 10||Gainesville (GNV)||New York (LGA)||United Airlines||$291|
|Return Sun, Jul 14||New York (LGA)||Gainesville (GNV)||United Airlines|
Cheapest weekend flights in August from Gainesville to New York
|Leave Thu, Aug 1||Gainesville (GNV)||New York (LGA)||United Airlines||$321|
|Return Sun, Aug 4||New York (LGA)||Gainesville (GNV)||United Airlines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from Gainesville to New York
|Leave Sat, Aug 3||Gainesville (GNV)||New York (LGA)||Delta Air Lines||$288|
|Return Tue, Aug 13||New York (LGA)||Gainesville (GNV)||Delta Air Lines|
Airports in Gainesville FL, US
Regional Airport (GNV)
Distance from City Center: 4 miles