Sleeping in Airports

White Plains Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our White Plains Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit.  Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.

after much begging and pleading I was given the okay to stay. – alex

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, we are here to give you the low-down on what travellers have reported back to us about their time at Westchester County White Plains Airport.

What to expect

Westchester County White Plains Airport consist of a small modern three-level terminal with few restaurants and shops. These amenities are primarily located on the landside and close by 9:00PM at night, so plan accordingly. WiFi is available to help pass the time. There are no private lounges at this airport.

Where to Sleep

After security checkpoints close for the night, all passengers are restricted to the landside areas, and must re-clear security the next day when the checkpoints open. Reviewers have reported that airport staff and security are generally accommodating to overnight sleepers. The third-floor observation deck and surrounding area has been cited as a good place to find restful sleep. For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

There are no pay-per-use lounges at this airport.

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Westchester Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Doral Arrowwood – (8 minutes from the airport) Hotel provides airport transfers via chauffeured limo ($). Call or email hotel directly to arrange airport pick-up. » Check Rates

To see more options there is a list of hotels near White Plains Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport WiFi / Internet

Wireless internet access is available at the White Plains airport for a fee.

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. Fees may apply, so be sure to check your bank’s fee schedule and your daily withdrawal limit if you are travelling internationally. You may also want to notify your bank of your travel plans. Location: Main Terminal.

Duty Free & Shopping – The airport gift shop is the only shopping available. Hours: 5:00AM – 8:00PM everyday except Saturdays when it closes at 7:00PM.

Food & Drinks – Food concessions in the airport operate on varying schedules. Dunkin’ Donuts opens at 4:30AM and closes the latest at 9:30PM. At the time of this update, there are no 24-hour dining options.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at [email protected]

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

Information not available.

Airlines

As of March 2018, White Plains airport is served by the following airlines: Delta • US Airways • American Airlines • Cape Air • United Airlines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Bus

Bee-Line bus route 12 serves the airport, running daily between the airport and the TransCenter in downtown White Plains. This route offers connections to Purchase College (SUNY), Manhattanville College and MTA-Metro North Railroad (via TransCenter).

Hotel Shuttles

Several area hotels provide airport transportation service as a courtesy to their guests. Here are a few hotels offering airport shuttle service: Cambria Hotel & Suites White Plains   •   Crowne Plaza Stamford   •   Crowne Plaza White Plains Downtown   •   La Quinta Inn & Suites Armonk.

Car Rentals

The following car rental agencies are located onsite in the Arrivals Hall: Alamo, Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz and National.

Taxis

Taxis are available in the ground transportation area of the airport terminal during airport hours of operation. All taxis are metered, and reservations are not required.

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice.   The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide, write a review or send an email to [email protected] and we will update this guide.