LaGuardia Airport

Pickup & Drop Off

If you are picking up family or friends at LGA, use our FREE Cell Phone Lot Waiting Area, located just off the airport on 94th Street between 23rd Ave and Ditmars Blvd.


Daily parking located closest to Terminals A, B and C. There is frequent shuttle bus service between all lots and Terminals.

Getting Around

Use our complimentary airport shuttle bus service between our terminals, parking lots, rental car facilities and car service pick-up areas.

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Getting There

Getting to LaGuardia Airport is convenient, with options like NYC Airporter, MTA buses/subway, taxis, ride-sharing, private cars, and rental services readily available.


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About LaGuardia

LaGuardia Airport (LGA), located in the northern part of Queens in New York City, is one of the three primary airports serving the New York metropolitan area. Although smaller than JFK Airport, LaGuardia is closer to Manhattan and primarily handles domestic flights. Here’s a comprehensive guide to LaGuardia Airport, including how to get there from NYC:

  • Location: Northern Queens, New York City.
  • Terminals: LaGuardia has four terminals – A, B, C, and D. Terminals B, C, and D are connected by shuttle buses and walkways.
  • Airlines: Serves a variety of major and regional airlines, primarily for domestic flights. Some international flights to Canada or the Caribbean may also operate from LaGuardia.
Getting to LaGuardia from NYC
  • MTA Buses: M60-SBS bus runs from Upper Manhattan (via 125th Street) to all terminals at LaGuardia. Q70 LaGuardia Link SBS and Q47 bus connect to the subway and Long Island Railroad at Jackson Heights and Woodside stations, serving all terminals except Terminal A.
  • Subway & Bus Combo: Take the subway to get close to the airport, then transfer to a bus. For example, you can take the N or W train to Astoria Blvd, then transfer to the M60 bus.
  • Taxis: Taxis are available and offer a flat rate from Manhattan to LaGuardia.
  • Ride-Sharing Services: Services like Uber and Lyft operate in NYC and can drop passengers off at LaGuardia.
  • Shuttle Services: Shared-ride shuttle services are available.
  • Driving: If you’re driving, LaGuardia is accessible via the Grand Central Parkway.
Facilities and Services
  • Food and Dining: A range of dining options is available, from fast food to sit-down restaurants.
  • Shopping: Duty-free shops (for international flights), newsstands, gift shops, and more.
  • Lounges: Includes airline lounges and independent lounges that passengers can access based on membership or a day pass.
  • Wi-Fi: Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the airport.
  • Charging Stations: Charging stations and outlets are available to keep your devices powered up.
Parking and Rental Cars
  • Parking: LaGuardia offers a range of parking options, from short-term to long-term and economy lots.
  • Rental Cars: The Rental Car Center provides services from major car rental agencies.

LaGuardia is equipped with features to assist passengers with disabilities, including accessible restrooms, TTY phones, visual paging, and wheelchair-accessible shuttles.

LaGuardia Travel Tips

  • Security Checkpoints: Be prepared for security screening. Have your ID and boarding pass ready, and be aware of TSA regulations regarding liquids and electronics.
  • Check Flight Status: Weather in NYC can be unpredictable; always check your flight status before heading to the airport.
  • Peak Times: The airport can get busy during peak times. It’s wise to arrive 2 hours before a domestic flight and 3 hours before an international flight.

Ongoing Development at LaGuardia

LaGuardia is undergoing a significant redevelopment project to modernize terminals, improve facilities, and enhance the overall travel experience. Be aware of potential changes or construction when you visit.

With this guide, you should have a smoother and more informed experience when traveling through LaGuardia Airport and getting there from New York City.

LaGuardia Airport stands as a vibrant hub with numerous airlines, providing an array of destinations for travelers. Flight pricing from LaGuardia is influenced by factors such as the chosen airline, selected destination, and the type of flight, offering a range of options tailored to individual preferences and travel needs.


Frequently Asked Questions

LGA provides free and unlimited Wi-Fi to passengers and guests in all public areas. To connect, follow these steps:

  1. Select “_Free LGA WiFi” from your available connections
  2. Launch your browser and you’ll be on your way

For any connectivity issues, contact the 24/7 customer support line at 800-880-4117.

There are charging stations located at:

  • Terminal A: Near gates A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, and A6
  • Terminal B: Near gates 47, 51, and 55
  • Terminal C: Near gates 81, 92, 94, 96, and 98

LGA has guest services desks in the following locations:

  • Terminal A arrivals hall
  • Terminal B:
    • Arrivals hall
    • Eastern concourse
    • Level 4 retail hall
    • Western concourse
  • Terminal C
    • Near gate 60A
    • Near gate 82