Book a flight from Sudbury to New York and learn the real meaning of a New York minute.
The Big Apple is home to a large, ethnically diverse populace. People from around the globe mingle their languages, cultures, and food into the authentic New York experience. You’ll fit right in, on any of the city’s five boroughs.
The Bronx, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island each have distinct personalities. The Bronx is acclaimed for being the birthplace of hip-hop music, while also dishing out Italian flavours on Arthur Avenue. Many Italian Americans can trace their history to ancestors that arrived in New York’s Ellis Island.
You can visit this famed port on your trip to New York from Sudbury. Dart through Manhattan’s busy streets and hop on a ferry across the Hudson River. Experience a picture-worthy moment, looking out over reflective waters at the Statue of Liberty.
Head back to the city, and step across the iconic Brooklyn Bridge. Traversing the East River, it is one of the oldest steel suspension bridges in the world. It took a remarkable 14 years to complete, between 1869 and 1883.
You’ll likely wind up on Flatbush Avenue, filled with whimsical Caribbean rhythms and delicious Eastern-inspired aromas. Not to be outdone, Queens and Staten Island also showcase an array of things to do in New York City.
Drop by Citi Field for a New York Mets game or immerse yourself in the Staten Island Greenbelt. Larger than Central Park, the Greenbelt is nearly 3000 acres of natural beauty.
It’s a whole new world in this big city when you fly from Sudbury to New York.
When travelling from Sudbury to New York, make sure Greenwich Village is on your list of neighbourhoods to visit. This neighbourhood is just as famous as the people living in it. It sat at the centre of America’s counterculture movements of the 1950s and 60s. And today, Greenwich Village retains much of its bohemian charm, counting some of Hollywood’s elite as its residents.
The arts scene in Greenwich Village is shaped by the nearby New York Theater District. Like the earlier creative community, you can be a little rebellious at an Off-Off-Broadway production. Or, head along Sixth Avenue, and check out the latest mainstream Broadway hit.
Culture and creativity are at home in this part of town. Washington Square Park was once a meeting place for writers and poets of the beat movement. Now, you’ll feel the laid back atmosphere when you walk along its black-brick sidewalks. It now hosts an entirely new set of intellectuals, namely, New York University students.
Relax around Washington Square Park’s central fountain, perfect for people watching. The strumming from nearby guitars will help set the tone for this peaceful break. You might even forget you’re in New York City as Greenwich Village’s quirky crowd breezes by.
Come October, the Village Halloween Parade treats the neighbourhood. One of the largest street festivals in the city, it is also among the cool things to do in New York. All you need is a costume to join this energetic display.
Fly to New York from Sudbury and get inspired in Greenwich Village.
Clinton is one of New York City’s hippest neighbourhoods. Originally called Hell’s Kitchen, learn more about the mysterious name for the area when you fly from Sudbury to New York.
Situated on the Hudson River, Hell’s Kitchen began as an industrial hub of slaughterhouses and lumberyards in the mid-1800s. Part of its gritty past chronicles New York during the Prohibition Era. Today, high-end residences have replaced the warehouses along its tree-lined streets.
As one of the city’s culinary hotspots, make your way to this foodie haven when you arrive in New York from Sudbury. Sample the decadent fine dining nestled between bakeries and butcher shops. Get drawn into a back-alley eatery if you’re really craving an adventure.
Trendy stores are also settling down in Hell’s Kitchen. Craft your unique look from their eclectic collections. Retro clothing and vintage jewelry to complete that perfect outfit can be found in the Hell’s Kitchen Flea Market. You’ll likely be there a while, canvassing the close to 100 merchants.
The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum will carry you through time aboard the USS Intrepid. The air-carrier is a living monument of World War II, the Cold War, and Vietnam War. You had to be tough as nails to live in this neighbourhood back in the day. The USS Intrepid deserves its Hell’s Kitchen zip code, surviving five kamikaze attacks and one torpedo strike.
Book a flight from Sudbury to New York and find out if you have what it takes to tackle the streets of Hell’s Kitchen.
Fly from Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) to Greater Sudbury Airport (YSB), with a quick connection in Toronto. New York to Sudbury flight time is 2 hours and 35 minutes on average. Connection times vary. The distance from New York to Sudbury is around 895 km / 555 mi.
Enjoy complimentary drinks and snacks along the way.