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3 Smart Airport Tips Every Traveler Should Know

Posted on: November 20th, 2018

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Traveling can be a lot of fun; you get to see new places, experience new cultures, and meet lots of interesting people. But, as we are sure you can agree, the airport part of traveling is hectic, especially during the holidays and weekends. Our Long Island limo service specialists understand this all too well and, as such, we have decided to come up with a list of useful airport tips to make all your subsequent airport experiences much less stressful.

To begin with, we would like to recommend employing our Long Island ground transportation services for all your airport transportation needs. The journey to or from the airport can be quite stressful, especially when you are running late or when you find yourself stuck in traffic. Our experienced chauffeurs will consider all factors including traffic, weather, road conditions, day of the week, time of year, and the shortest/fastest/safest routes to the airport, which will allow them to pick you up from your residence at the appropriate time and expediently transfer you to the airport, leaving you with time to spare. With our trained professionals behind the wheel, all you have to do is relax, enjoy our luxury amenities, psych yourself for the impending journey, and you will be at the airport before you know it.

The following are a few more helpful tips on how to make your airport experiences hassle-free.


Pick the Right Day

When you are planning to go to the airport, it is important to think about the day you are choosing. Not a lot of people know this but, airports are busy on Monday mornings, Thursday evenings, and almost every day during the holidays. The rest of the days are the perfect days for airport travel; both human and vehicle traffic are at a minimal and the queues tend to be shorter. However, if you cannot avoid these days, ensure that you give yourself plenty of time to get to the airport and to go through security and boarding to avoid doing that panic-stricken dash a lot of us are familiar with.


Mark Luggage

Anyone who has ever stood at baggage claim for a few minutes has noticed how similar most of the luggage looks. Chances are, someone has the same exact suitcase/bag you have, perhaps even several people. A lot of travelers even confuse their luggage for other persons’, so to help you quickly identify your belongings and make the baggage claim process much smoother, mark your luggage with a name tag. You could even go as far as attaching brightly colored ribbons to help you identify all your luggage from a distance.


Check-In Online

Queueing for long periods of time is not uncommon at the airport and, which is one of the most frustrating aspects of the airport experience. To be able to save yourself some of this pain, most airlines allow you to check-in online, which helps you greatly reduce the amount of time you would have spent waiting in line at the airport, making the entire experience a lot less stressful.

At Coachman Luxury Transport, you are always our top priority. We strive to provide you with the best possible customer service in the industry.


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