Westchester County Airport
Located a quick drive from White Plains on the state border between New York State and Connecticut, Westchester County Airport mainly caters for corporate planes. However, flights to Westchester County Airport are also available from a number of cities across the United States and it is a friendly and unassuming airport to use at the beginning or end of a journey.
A popular feature of the Westchester County Airport is the observation deck on the third level, from which passengers can spot some of the commercial and private aircrafts using the airport. Although small, Westchester County Airport has a modest selection of dining and shopping options to entertain those with a bit of extra time to spend at the airport.
The airport is three miles (5km) from White Plains in New York State.
Getting to the city
Bee-Line Bus 12 runs from the airport to White Plains and the local train station from which passengers can catch the MTA Metro-North Railroad. Bus fare is $2.75 and the buses stop on the central traffic island just outside the terminal building. The only other option for getting into White Plains is catching a taxi or renting a car, though some hotels may offer airport transfers for guests.
GMT -5 (GMT - 4 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).
Tel: +1 (914) 995 4860.
Rental car companies including Avis, Alamo, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz and National are all available at Westchester County Airport. The rental desks are located in the arrivals hall.
All taxi companies operating in the area are permitted to service the airport, but taxi pickup has to be arranged in advance. For those who have not pre-arranged taxi pickup, there is a desk in the arrivals hall which will arrange transport with one of the airport's licensed vendors.
Facilities at Westchester include ATMs, luggage trolleys, business workstations, baby-changing facilities as well as a number of shops and restaurants.
The garage is next to the terminal, providing short-term and long-term parking.
Flights to Westchester County Airport can be booked on American Airlines, US Airways, JetBlue, United, Cape Air and Delta.
Free wifi is available throughout the terminal.
Business travellers can make use of workstations available within the terminal. The quaint gift shop has a fax service that businesspeople can make use of and there is a conference room available at Westchester County Airport. Alternatively, the Renaissance Westchester Hotel offers fully equipped business and conference facilities.
Westchester County Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.