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Duration 9 min
Distance 5 miles
Average price $13
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Roosevelt Island

The nearest airport to Roosevelt Island is New York Skyports Seaplane Base (NYS). However, there are better options for getting to Roosevelt Island. MTA operates a vehicle from Grand Central-42 St to 86 St every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 9 min.

Recommended airport

New York La Guardia (LGA)

  1. Laguardia/Terminal B
  2. Woodside
  3. 34 St-Penn Station
  4. Manhattan
58 min
$5 - $22
Other nearby airports

Newark (EWR)

  1. Terminal B
  2. Newark Airport Railroad Station
  3. 34 St-Penn Station
  4. Manhattan
59 min
$20 - $28

New York JFK (JFK)

  1. Terminal 4
  2. Jamaica
  3. Manhattan
52 min
$13 - $24

White Plains (HPN)

  1. Westchester County Airport Terminal
  2. White Plains
  3. Manhattan
1h 40m

New York Skyports Seaplane Base (NYS)

  1. Grand Central-42 St
  2. Manhattan
9 min
Cheapest
$1 - $3

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Roosevelt Island is New York Skyports Seaplane Base (NYS) Airport which is 2.3 miles away. Other nearby airports include New York La Guardia (LGA) (4.2 miles), New York JFK (JFK) (12 miles), Newark (EWR) (13.1 miles) and White Plains (HPN) (25 miles).

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It takes 58 min to get from Manhattan to New York La Guardia (LGA) Airport.

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We recommend flying to New York La Guardia (LGA) Airport, which is 5 miles away from Manhattan. The bus and train and subway from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Manhattan takes 58 min.

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There are 1042+ hotels available in Roosevelt Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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