Westchester County Airport Guide (HPN)

Airport info
Code: HPN
Address:
240 Airport Road, White Plains, New York 10604, United States
Location:

Westchester County Airport is situated 56km (35 miles) northeast of New York City, and 9km (6 miles) northeast of White Plains.

No. of terminals: 1 Dialling code: +1
Telephone:
+1 914 995 4860
Timezone: GMT -05:00

Located on New York’s state border with Connecticut, Westchester County Airport serves Westchester and the greater New York City area. Our Westchester County Airport guide includes information on terminal services and facilities, public transportation options, accommodation and contact details.

Airport news

In late 2015, the airport began a $30 million construction project to expand and modernise the airport’s terminal and ramp areas.

Information

There is no staffed information desk at the airport, but the information kiosk in the terminal building has telephones to local hotels and also provides tourist information.

Driving directions

Westchester County Airport is located just off Interstate 684 (for connections from the north and south), north of Interstate 287 (for connections from the west).

From White Plains and southwest Westchester, take Interstate 287 East to Interstate 684 North, and then turn off at exit 2. Follow signs to airport from this point.

From southeast Westchester and Connecticut, take Interstate 95 (New England Thruway) to Interstate 287 West, then Interstate 684 North, and turn off at exit 2. Or, alternatively, head from Interstate 287 West onto Hutchinson River Parkway and turn off at exit 27 northbound – Rye Lake Drive leads to Westchester County Airport.

From north Westchester, take Interstate 684 South and turn off at exit 2 onto Airport Road.

Public Transport

Public transport rail

Rail:Metro-North Railroad (tel: 511; www.mta.info/mnr) operates regular train services between White Plains train station and Grand Central Terminal in New York City (journey time: 40 minutes; fare: US$8.75). Bee-Line (tel: +1 914 813 7777; transportation.westchestergov.com) bus 12 links White Plains station with Westchester County Airport (journey time: 40 minutes; fare: US$2.75); exact change is required if paying in cash.

Public transport road

Bus:Bee-Line (tel: +1 914 813 7777; transportation.westchestergov.com) operates bus 12 between Yorktown and White Plains. The bus passes by Westchester County Airport every hour from morning to late afternoon. The fare to White Plains is US$2.75; exact change is required if paying in cash.

Taxi:DLC Car Service (tel: +1 914 946 6664; www.dlctrans.com) provides taxi and shuttle services to and from Westchester County Airport. Fares start at around US$25-30 to White Plains.

Terminal facilities

Money

An ATM is located in the terminal building, on the second floor.

Communication

Free Wi-Fi internet access is available throughout Westchester County Airport. Fax services are also available.

Food

There is a full-service restaurant at the airport, with views overlooking the airfield. Food and drinks are also available from various vendors, a coffee shop and a traditional bar within the terminal building.

Shopping

A gift shop and newsagent sell a range of items and souvenirs.

Luggage

To inquire about items lost within the terminal of Westchester County Airport, call Airport Operations (tel: +1 914 995 6222). There is also an online lost and found service on the airport's website.

Other

Baby changing stations are located in all terminal toilets

Airport facilities

Conference and business

There is a conference room available for use by business travellers for a nominal fee. More extensive business and conference facilities are available at several nearby hotels, including the Crowne Plaza White Plains-Downtown (tel +1 914 682 0050; www.cpwestchester.com).

Disabled facilities

Westchester County Airport complies with ADA (American Disabilities Act) code requirements. Wheelchairs are available to disabled passengers; those seeking assistance should contact their airline prior to their arrival at the airport.

Car parking

Parking at Westchester County Airport is limited, but there is a short-term car park opposite the terminal building. A further overflow parking area is located a short distance from the airport, next to the ‘cell phone’ waiting area on Airport Road.

Travellers are advised to arrange to be dropped off and picked up, or to arrive by bus or shuttle service. When dropping off or picking up passengers, the driver must remain with the vehicle at all times. Further airport parking information is available from the parking office (tel: +1 914 946 0843).

Car rental

The car rental agencies represented at Westchester County Airport include: Alamo, Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz and National. Desks are located in Arrivals, and cars are picked up and dropped off adjacent to the terminal building.

Hotels

There are no hotels at Westchester County Airport; the nearest accommodation options being approximately 5km (3 miles) away. Booking of local hotels can be arranged by Westchester County Tourism Office (tel: +1 914 995 8500; www.westchestertourism.com). 


Renaissance Westchester Hotel

+1 914 694 5400

The Renaissance Westchester Hotel, which is just 7km (4 miles) from Westchester County Airport, offers an indoor pool, tennis and volleyball courts and its own nature trail. The hotel also houses a restaurant dishing up American cuisine, and provides business facilities such as fax and photocopying services.

80 West Red Oak Lane, West Harrison, New York 10604, New York City

Doral Arrowwood

+1 844 211 0512

Serving up a choice of three restaurants, a pool and various sporting facilities, Doral Arrowwood is a good place to unwind before or after a flight. Just 5km (3 miles) from Westchester County Airport, the hotel also offers conference space for those travelling on business.

975 Anderson Hill Road, Rye Brook, New York 10573, New York City

Crowne Plaza White Plains-Downtown

+1 914 682 0050

Although located 13km (8 miles) from Westchester County Airport, the Crowne Plaza offers complimentary shuttle services to the terminal for its guests. Located in the centre of White Plains, the hotel boasts an indoor pool, a large meeting/conference room accommodating up to 1,000 delegates, a fitness centre and an on-site restaurant.

66 Hale Avenue, White Plains, New York 10601, New York City
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