San Diego Lindberg Fld S. Diego (SAN) is in San Diego, California. Driving from downtown San Diego takes ten minutes on N. Harbor Drive. New York La Guardia (LGA) is located in Queens, New York. Flights usually last for five-and-a-half hours from SAN to LGA. Taxis and buses are an easy way to get to Manhattan, and can connect you with necessary subways. Driving to Manhattan from LGA takes about 20 minutes on I-278 E.
New York City is home to some of America's most popular historic and cosmopolitan destinations. Visit the Observation Deck of the Empire State Building, or ferry over to the Statue of Liberty on Liberty Island. Art enthusiasts will enjoy the renowned collections in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Guggenheim Museum, and the Museum of Modern Art.
Live entertainment is available for all ages, from the esteemed Metropolitan Opera and Off-Broadway plays to kid-friendly Broadway legacies. Take a break and picnic, or stroll at Central Park. Rizzo's Fine Pizza Co. and La Margarita, both of the Lower East Side, will satisfy your city-appropriate pizza cravings.
Hints and tips
If you are driving from the airport to Manhattan via I-278 E, you will encounter tolls, so be prepared for that. Take precautions when traveling in the winter and check weather forecasts, as NYC can be very snowy. Summers are hot and humid, but breezes off the surrounding rivers cool things.