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Cheap Flights to Islip
|Popular in||July||High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||November||Best time to find cheap flights, 5% potential price drop|
|Average price||£303||Average for round-trip flights in October 2020|
|Round-trip from||£215||From London to Islip|
Cheapest prices for Islip flights by month
When is the best time to fly to Islip?
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LON - NYC
£282 - £557
6 - 30 °C
65 - 130 mm
When is the best time to book a flight to Islip?
Booking 59 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to Islip. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
Which day is cheapest to fly to Islip?
The cheapest flights to Islip are usually found when departing on a Wednesday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Sunday.
What time of day is cheapest to fly to Islip?
Islip flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight in the evening. Booking a flight in the morning will likely mean higher prices.
When is the best/cheapest time to visit Islip?
Given its close proximity to New York City, Islip in New York State makes a great base for tourists wishing to explore Long Island as well experience all the sights and sounds The Big Apple has to offer. Generally, there shouldn’t be any problems finding a cheap flight to Islip or a hotel room at a reasonable price providing the busy times of Christmas, Easter and Independence Day on the 4th July are avoided. There are a few big chain hotels to choose from as well as a number of independent hotels and motels that offer comfortable rooms at low prices. A great time to visit this city is during the celebration of harvest time in September and October and Thanksgiving in November. There are often fairs and festivals held at this time of year, such as the Islip Apple Festival held in October, which aim to remember and celebrate the history of the region from the time of the first settlers. Those visiting in the winter months of December, January and February are advised to bring plenty of warm clothes, as it often snows quite heavily.
Why visit Islip?
One of the main attractions of this part of the U.S. is the natural beauty of the area. Lovers of the outdoors will be in their element exploring the stunning coastline, rivers and green landscapes. A number of state parks have been created in order to preserve the natural environment. These include Heckscher State Park, which is located on the south shore and, just a few miles away, the Connetquot River State Park. Both offer hiking, nature watching and horse riding amongst other activities. Robert Moses State Park on the beautiful Fire Island is a must for those looking for water-based activities and, for a spot of local history, the Historic Islip Trail takes in numerous historic buildings such as Sagtikos Manor which was famously visited by President George Washington during his tour of Long Beach in 1790. Finally, if there is time, a trip to New York City is almost obligatory. Simply take a train on the Long Island Rail Road system from Islip to Penn Station in Manhattan. It runs 24/7 and the journey takes just over an hour each way.
As one would expect, there is a very good public transport system in this city and Long Island as a whole. Taxis too are an option for getting around but this can be pricey. Many visitors to America choose to rent a car since car travel is very easy in America.
Getting from the Airport to Islip
Long Island MacArthur Airport (ISP) is the nearest airport to the city. For those arriving at this airport, there are a number of onward travel options including bus services, taxis and rail; Ronkonkoma railway station is a mile away from the airport. John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), the next nearest airport, is an hour away on the train.