Cheap flights to Elmira

22 May — 29 May1
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Which day is cheapest to fly to Elmira?

At the moment, Friday is the most economical day to take a flight to Elmira. Monday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Elmira?

At the moment, flights at midday are likely to offer the best value for money for your Elmira trip. A flight in the afternoon will more often than not be of higher cost.

Elmira overview

Elmira is in a scenic part of New York State known as the Southern Tier, and is close to the Pennsylvania state border.  The town lies on the Chemung River and is also within easy reach of the Finger Lakes region where boating, water sports, fishing and nature watching are popular pursuits.  The city is also a great base from which to explore the wonderful vineyards and wineries that are a feature of the Finger Lakes area.

The city itself has much to offer visitors, and it is known for Woodlawn National Cemetery where visitors can see the last resting place of famous American author Mark Twain. Other notable people who are buried at Woodlawn include Miles Davis, F.W. Woolworth, Irving Berlin and Duke Ellington.

Children will love spending the day at Harris Hill Amusements, where batting cages and go karts are just some of the things they can try.  Adventurous types may enjoy taking a flight in a glider at Harris Hill Soaring Centre, or learning all about gliders and other aircraft at The National Soaring Museum.  

Spend the day at Newtown Battlefield State Park or shopping in the city.  There is something to appeal to all ages in Elmira, and whether you’re a history fan, art lover or outdoor enthusiast there is always something exciting to see or do.

Getting around Elmira

Local bus services cover all areas of the city, and there is also an excellent shuttle service for shoppers.  You can also find local taxis who will charge you as set or metered fare for local journeys.

Getting from the Airport to the City

Elmira/Corning Regional Airport (ELM) is just 9 miles (14 km) from the centre of the city and there are regional flights from the main international airports in the area such as Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) which is 95 miles (152 km) away.  Getting into the city is easy and you will find taxis for hire outside the terminal as well as car rental outlets inside. 

What airport do you fly into for flights to Elmira?

Most people fly into Corning-Elmira (ELM) if they book a flight to Elmira. Corning-Elmira is conveniently located just 6.4 mi from Elmira’s city center.

Other local departures to Elmira from the United Kingdom