Those who fly to Atlantic City will arrive at the Atlantic City International Airport (ACY) located in Egg Harbor just nine miles from the downtown area. You can generally find cheap Atlantic City flights via Spirit Airlines and AirTran Airways. United Airlines recently announced they will offer nonstop flights to Atlantic City beginning in April 2014.
If you’re trying to satisfy those hunger pangs or just want to kill some time, there are a number of eateries to choose from in the airport, as well as a brew pub and bar. Browse or buy at the gift shop with a wide selection of popular items including the daily newspaper and magazines, books, souvenirs, and snack items.
Flights to Atlantic City mean that you’ll be just a short ride away with the terminal located only 20 minutes from all of the action at the boardwalk. NJ Transit offers public transportation via the train while taking the Greyhound bus will also take you directly into the city and its wide selection of hotels. There are plenty of other options as well, including shuttles and taxis.
Airfares offered on Fridays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity.ca in 2019. Purchasing your airfares on a Monday or Tuesday can also provide better value, however our advice if you’re looking to save money is to avoid booking on a Saturday. Our data shows, the start of the weekend has the highest ticket values on average, so keep this in mind if you’re browsing flight deals on a weekend.
Frequent travellers may already know this, but earlier in the week is often the cheapest time to fly. Flights departing on a Tuesday are the cheapest of the week. Since weekend flights tend to be more popular, this causes the prices to rise which is why on average, airfares booked on Travelocity.ca in 2019 were most expensive for Saturday departures.
Here’s the deal: It is typically possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity.ca up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2019 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 1-2 weeks prior to their travel dates.
We'll let you in on a secret...You can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travellers who booked flights on Travelocity.ca in 2019 saved close to 55% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.
*According to flight demand on Travelocity.ca from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.