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DL 5598 7:30AM EDT
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VS 4878 Apr 4 10:26PM EDT

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Oct 14, 2019

Newark airport is a pain...but it's not United's fault. The actual flight was just fine.

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Philadelphia to Newark · United

Travel to Islip

Located on the southern shores of Long Island, Islip is a friendly beach community with beautiful views of the Atlantic Ocean that will make you want to visit again and again. If you use to book your flights to Islip, you may save enough money to help that wish come true. Orbitz offers a convenient one-stop shop for all your travel needs, as well as access to some of the lowest rates available on air tickets, hotel rooms and rental cars.

Arriving on Long Island

Flights to Islip land at the Long Island MacArthur Airport. Southwest and US Airways are the primary airlines servicing the airport, offering daily direct services to Baltimore, Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, Philadelphia, Tampa, West Palm Beach and Washington, D.C. The airport is conveniently situated just 10 miles northeast of downtown Islip with easy access via NY-27. Once you land, you'll find plenty of ground transportation options no matter where your final destination is. The airport offers shuttle services every 10 minutes throughout the day to the train station just north of the airport, where you can hop on the Long Island Railroad. Bus service from the airport is available on the MTA-Long Island Bus or the Suffolk County Transit bus. Taxis are available outside the baggage claim area, and you can expect to pay a fare of roughly $40 for your trip into Islip. If you want to be completely mobile during your stay, you will find car rental counters for Alamo, National, Hertz, Budget, Avis and Enterprise located in the baggage claim area.

Islip Area Attractions and Things to Do

Typical of most northeastern destinations, Islip's winters are cold, with temperatures that dip into the low 20s. Pack cold-weather gear if you plan to travel then, as Islip gets up to 2 feet of snow each winter. Summers in Islip are warm, with temperatures that usually say in the low 80s, but the ocean breezes make even the warmest days feel comfortable. Life in Islip is all about the beach and the great outdoors. If you want to live like a local while you're there, try to visit during the summer months when the city comes alive. Explore the surrounding communities and beaches, spend some time on the water and taste some of the local flavors that you'll find in the eateries scattered across the island. Your must-see list should include a visit to the Empire State Carousel, a picnic in Heckscher State Park, trout fishing on the Connetquot River and a round of golf on one of the area's world-class courses.

The Long Island Experience

Whether you plan to stay in the area or explore other parts of Long Island and New York City, Islip will quickly feel like your home away from home. Its ocean views, friendly residents and laid-back lifestyle will help to make your vacation one that is filled with memories. All you need to do to get started on your Long Island getaway is to visit, where you will find a variety of cheap flights to Islip and low rates on hotel rooms and rental cars.

Frequently asked questions

Am I currently able to fly to Islip?
Before you book your ticket, have a look at our Covid-19 Travel Advisor. This page has all the facts about current travel advice, quarantine policies and other vital information for your flight to Islip.
If I am not able to travel because of COVID-19, can I change or cancel?
Many airlines will make allowances for cancellations or changes due to COVID-19. To know for certain, read over your chosen carrier’s terms and conditions before booking. You can also head to our Customer Service Portal for any additional information.
How much is a flight to Islip?
If you’re searching for round-trip flights, fares ranged between and this week. The lowest one-way ticket was , coming from ().
How to book the cheapest flight to Islip?
Scoring cheap flights to Islip is as easy as booking your ticket with Orbitz. But if you’re eager to make sure you’re grabbing the best flight deals around, here are some suggestions to follow:

  • Consider taking off from or landing at nearby airports to save money. Enter your preferred departure and arrival points in the form fields, then choose the ‘Nearby airports’ function below. It will list your options, if any.
  • Also, click on the ‘Show flexible dates’ link to view the fares on days around your selected departure. It’s possible to pick up cheaper flight deals if you’re flexible with your dates.
  • Select ‘Show options’ to refine your search results. You can pick your preferred airline and seating class here. Under ‘Sort & Filter’ to the left, you can even specify whether you’d like to fly in the morning, afternoon or evening.
  • The early bird catches the best deals, so book as soon as you’ve worked out your travel dates. The cheapest fares sell out first and prices normally rise as the departure date gets closer.
  • Bundle your hotels, flights and car rental into a package deal and enjoy discounts. Save your money for things you’re really excited about, like exploring Islip.
  • If you can, avoid flying in peak seasons. Airfares are often at their most expensive during school breaks, summer and other vacation periods like Easter and Christmas.

How long is a flight to Islip?
You might have time to read a couple of chapters of a book, or you might plow through the entire thing! How long a flight is depends on where you’re jetting in from, but these popular routes to Islip will give you an idea:

  • Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall) to MacArthur Airport (ISP) - 1 hour and 6 minutes
  • Orlando, FL (MCO-Orlando Intl.) to MacArthur Airport (ISP) - 2 hours and 32 minutes
  • Nashville, TN (BNA-Nashville Intl.) to MacArthur Airport (ISP) - 2 hours and 15 minutes

What is the best time to book a flight to Islip?
If you can, purchase your flights to Islip in January. This is the best month to score low airfares, closely followed by February and August. With a bit of patience and planning, you’re bound to find a cheap flight with Orbitz.
What day of the week is the cheapest to book a flight to Islip?
To pick up a great flight deal, book on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday. Usually, these are the cheapest days to book airfares to Islip.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly to Islip?
Think about departing early in the week if you want to score cheap flights to Islip. Orbitz data from 2020 suggests Monday is normally the cheapest day to hop on a plane, followed by Tuesday. Saturdays were shown to have the highest ticket prices. This is possibly because many passengers choose to start their getaway when the weekend rolls around.
What is the cheapest month to fly to Islip?
Consider jetting off in August if you don’t want to put a dent in your budget. Orbitz data has found that it’s generally the best month for cheap flights to Islip. June is when prices are at their most expensive.
Which airlines allow free cancellation?
When you search for flights on Orbitz, choose “Filter by flexible change policies.” This filter will quickly find all the airlines offering free cancellation within 24 hours of booking and no change fees. Breathe easy knowing that if things change, your ticket can too.
What do I need for the flight to Islip?
From onboard entertainment to travel essentials like noise-canceling headphones, there are a few things a regular flyer always takes with them. To make sure you’re all set for your trip, have a look at this handy list:

  • You’ll need to take all your travel documents and identification. How much is dependent on where you’re departing from. When reserving your ticket, you’re encouraged to use the correct name, birth date and gender as stated on your government-issued ID.
  • Pack your carry-on bag with activities and snacks and you’ll happily pass the time on this medium-haul flight. If you get the chance, jump on the airport’s Wi-Fi and transfer your favorite playlist or podcast to your phone prior to take off.
  • Airplane cabins often get chilly. Even if you’re flying during the height of summer, make sure you carry a sweater on board to keep comfortable.

How many direct flights are there to Islip?
With 25 flights traveling directly to Islip every month, it won’t be hard to find one that fits in with your schedule. Various airlines fly nonstop to this destination, including Southwest Airlines, Frontier Airlines and Breeze Airways.
How do I get cheap first-class/business deals to Islip?
If you think a first or business-class fare is beyond your reach, you may want to think again. Here are some tips to help you find a premium flight to Islip for less:

  • Be more flexible with your travel dates and hold out for sales on business or first-class airfares.
  • Search for a low-cost carrier that offers business-class seats. They often come with more space and a glass of Champagne — and a more affordable price.
  • Bid for an upgrade in online auctions or upgrade your seat with frequent flyer loyalty programs.

What is the best time to go to Islip?
If you want to immerse yourself in the culture of Islip in the busy season, are the best months to visit. June 20 signals the beginning of summer in the Northern Hemisphere and is a fantastic time to travel if you’re hooked on the open air. During this time of year, average daily temperatures usually range from 70undefined to 75undefined.

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