Mac Arthur Airport – Long Island

By | September 2, 2014
MacArthur Airport

Long Island MacArthur Airport (formerly Islip Airport) (IATA: ISP, ICAO: KISP, FAA LID: ISP) is a public airport on Long Island, in Ronkonkoma, Town of Islip, Suffolk County, New York. It is about two miles (3 km) south of Lake Ronkonkoma and shuttles connect the airport to the Ronkonkoma railroad station. Long Island MacArthur Airport (LIMA) covers 1,311 acres (531 ha) and has four runways and two helipads.The Town owns and operates the airport, which serves about two million commercial passengers a year, as well as general aviation.

Located between Montauk Point 67 miles (108 km) to the east and Manhattan 44 miles (71 km) to the west, MacArthur Airport serves the three million residents of Nassau and Suffolk counties and travelers who want an alternative to the congestion at JFK and LaGuardia airports – both in Queens.

Parking Rates

*Reservations are not needed, nor are they taken by our parking vendor.


$1.75 per half-hour
$3.50 per hour
$25 per 24 hours (Maximum Charge)


$4 per hour
$15.50 per 24 hours (Maximum Charge)


$4 per hour
$14.00 per 24 hours (Maximum Charge)* *Included in the price is a free shuttle to and from the Main Terminal. Shuttle applies only to customers using the Economy Lot.

Contact Info


located in the back of Resident Lot 6B is FREE, however, drivers must remain with their vehicles at all times.

Airport Law Enforcement

Airport Law Enforcement: 631-467-3315
Airport Law Enforcement Fax: 631-467-3291
1-888-LIAIRPORTS 1-888-542-4776
Lost & Found: 631-467-3315
Airport Administration: 631-467-3300
Airport Administration Fax: 631-467-3348
Airport Fire Rescue: 631-467-3279
Airport Fire Rescue Fax: 631-467-3258

Airport Transportation

Bus Service

Suffolk Bus  (Bus Route S57) – Timetable Download

7Bus Phone: 631-725-7777

Hampton Jitney Local Phone: 631-283-4600 From NYC: 212-362-8400


The Long Island Railroad (LIRR) has one of its main hubs—the Ronkonkoma Station–located just one mile to the north of MacArthur Airport. With hourly service to and from New York City, it’s the perfect opportunity for passengers to kick back, relax and take the plane to the train or vice versa.


Village Taxi, the on-site Taxi service at MacArthur Airport, also offers travelers a $5 shuttle ride to the Ronkonkoma station of the Long Island Railroad, which is located just north of Airport Terminal.

Car Rentals

Main Car Rentals Offices are availables at Airport. More information at Airport Website