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Cinema, music, TV series, books and blogs... if there's one city in the world that knows how to get people talking, it's New York. And for good reason! The city known as "the Big Apple" is a cosmopolitan centre that lives life in the fast lane and offers an incredible concentration of architectural, artistic, gastronomic and cultural riches.

Flights, transfers and the top places to visit: discover everything you need to know about the city with the world's most famous skyline.

New York, a sprawling city, the only one like it in the world

Located midway between Washington and Boston, New York is the most highly populated city in the United States, with 8,406 million people living there according to a 2013 census. It is divided up into five boroughs: the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island and Manhattan Island.

To visit New York is to be swept up in its heady whirlwind of lights and bubbling energy, a city that overflows with immoderation and more often than not... magic. There really is no other city like it and it’s rare for visitors not to be moved by its endless series of pleasant surprises. 

Lyon – New York : flights and transfers

Travel to New York, with departures from Lyon-Saint Exupéry with Air Canada. This airline offers flights from Lyon to New York via Montreal (Canada).

Air Canada lands at the main international airport John F. Kennedy. To get into the city, take your pick from:

  • The AirTrain JFK train, which takes you to the metro stations of Jamaica Station and Federal Circle;
  • The Trans-Bridge Lines bus;
  • The MTA public transport network;
  • Rental car (prices vary);
  • Taxi, approx. $52 to Manhattan.


Other international airports served by Air Canada: La Guardia, Neuwark. 

Useful information about New York




6145 km

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-6 h


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