Flights from Geneva
Geneva International Airport
Booking cheap flights from Geneva is simple if you use Orbitz.com. Geneva International Airport is the main airport serving those traveling out of Geneva, Switzerland. It is located 2.5 miles northwest of the city and served over 13 million travelers in 2011. Air France, Air Canada, Easy Jet Switzerland, Iceland Express and United are some of the airlines that serve this large airport. At Orbitz.com, you can book cheap tickets from Geneva International Airport to destinations around the world.
Ground Transportation and Airport Parking
Geneva has a public transportation system that has direct connections to the airport. Trams, autobuses, railway trains and trolleys are available throughout the city, providing many options for those who prefer to use public transportation. Taxi services are also available, and many of them charge a flat rate to passengers going to the airport. Long-term parking is available to those who prefer to drive their cars. Parking at Geneva International Airport costs two swiss francs per hour and between 27 to 32 swiss francs per day, depending on the parking lot you choose.
Geneva Airport Dining Facilities
Geneva International Airport has multiple restaurants and bars that you can enjoy while waiting on your flight. Altitude, Bento, La Rôtisserie and Swiss Chalet offer traditional Swiss cuisine. These restaurants also have bars, which is perfect for those who want to relax before their flight. If you are in the mood for American food or coffee, you'll be happy to know that Burger King and Starbucks are also located in this airport. Always book your cheap flights from Geneva using Orbitz.com.
Flights to New York
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.
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