Flights from Entebbe
Entebbe Airport Information
Use Orbitz.com when you are searching for deals on flights from Entebbe. The Entebbe International Airport provides travelers with air service from several different airlines, including British Airways, Eagle Air, Air France, Egypt Air, and Kenya Airways. Orbitz.com works with these airlines to provide you the lowest rates on air tickets. The airport is located on Airport Road, also known as Kampala Road, and is a short drive from the center of Entebbe.
Ground Transportation to the Airport
Ground transportation from your hotel or downtown is available by taxi, hired car, public transportation, and rental car. Taxi service from most points in Entebbe to the airport will cost around $25. You can rent a car from Hertz and Europcar; their rates vary by company and your vehicle choice. Orbitz.com can provide you these company's lowest rates. Car hire companies are also available, and the rate is negotiable with the driver.
Airport Parking Information
The airport has several parking options, and the parking fee depends upon the type of vehicle you are parking. Cars cost 2,000 shillings for the first hour and 500 for each additional hour. Trucks, buses, and trailers cost more to park. Long-term parking is 10,000 shillings a day for all vehicles.
Airport Restaurant Information
The airport has several dining options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, including Crane Cafeteria, Transit Restaurant, and Voyager Restaurant. Crane Restaurant and Transit Restaurant are both open 24 hours a day. Remember to check with Orbitz.com when you are searching for flights from Entebbe to save money on air and ground transportation.
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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