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Category: Airport Limousine Service

Teddy’s SUV Orders Expected To Exceed Capacity For Winter School Break 2017! Book Early.

winter break travelMany Families look forward to School Winter Break. It’s exciting to get ready for anticipated week-long travel getaways and relaxation under the sun.

Unfortunately, winter vacation is also one of the busiest times for travel. Taking place for one week in February, everyone wants to get away from the cold at the same time.

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Best And Worst Airports For Delays In The Westchester & New York Area

Best And Worst Airports For Delays In The Westchester & New YorkNew York is home to some of the heaviest airport traffic in the world, along with some of the most unpredictable weather. At times this can result in unexpected airport delays which can throw off your plans for meeting a reserved limo or executive car. Here are the best and worst airports in the area based on their delays.

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What To Do About Cancelled Flights Out Of NY Airports

What to do when a flight is cancelledNew York weather can cause plenty of headaches for travelers throughout the year. Cancelled flights occasionally disrupt your perfectly laid travel plans when you least expect it. If it looks like your flight could be cancelleddue to weather moving into the area or any other service disruption, you need to have a contingency plan in place.

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When Private Car Curbside Pickup Is a Good Idea

When Private Car Curbside Pickup Is a Good IdeaOne of the most convenient aspects of chauffeured car service after a flight is that the driver can meet you in the airport, such as in the baggage claim area or elsewhere in the terminal. With this service, called “baggage greet,” your chauffeur service begins before you even set foot in your private car or limousine. But there are times when curbside pickup is a good idea, such as when airport construction limits parking or otherwise complicates the departure process. Read More

What Makes a Great Private Car Driver?

Great Private Car DriverIf you use private car services regularly, you may have experienced a wide variety of drivers. With the recent popularity of Uber and similar services, it’s safe to say that there is a wide range of driver service quality available. However, a quality private car service will do its utmost to differentiate itself: We know that we offer a premium service and that there’s a lot of competition out there.

When choosing a private car service, factors such as fleet quality, frequent traveler reward programs and ease of making reservations are all things to consider, but one of the most important factors is the person behind the wheel. It’s one of those things that our passengers sometimes take for granted but it’s something we’ve put a lot of thought into ever since the company started back in the 1970s. Read More

JFK vs. LaGuardia: Which Airport Should I Fly Into?

Comparing Airport LGA to JFK When you’re flying out of an airport, there are plenty of things to consider: frequent flyer lounges, restaurants, and so on. But when you’re flying into an airport, there’s usually a single overriding concern: how fast you can leave. This is why our passengers often ask us: “Which of New York City’s airports should I fly into?”

Delayed Flights Comparison

If you’re a serious traveler, you may want to bookmark the US Department of Transportation website. From this page, you can select the most-used airports in the country and review all kinds of statistics, including an on-time performance summary. We checked out the most recent results for JFK, LaGuardia and, for good measure, Newark Liberty International Airport. Here’s how they compare, from best to worst:

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What Airlines Don’t Tell You About Flight Delays

Flight delay secretsWaiting for a flight is more than inconvenient.

It could mean missing your connection or an important meeting — or it could lead to a wholesale derailment or drastic change of your travel itinerary. Needless to say, flight delays are frustrating.

To make matters worse there’s a lot you don’t know, or haven’t been told, regarding your delayed flight. Sure, weather events and mechanical issues cause flights to get delayed. But believe it or not there are many more reasons why you might be stuck in the terminal rather than heading to your destination.

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Limo Safety – Choosing a Ride to the Airport

As you’ll see in this short video limo safety is serious business.

The key? Driver training and vehicle maintenance. Here at Teddy’s we have always placed passenger safety on top of all other considerations. For example, all drivers are required to complete an extensive training course within 60 days of hire.

Additionally, all chauffeurs are required to undergo extensive drug and alcohol testing, and criminal background and DMV checks.

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