Lehigh Valley International Airport ABE
- short 'LVIA' - serves the Lehigh County of the State of Pennsylvania. It can be a convenient alternative for area residents to either Newark or Philadelphia airports, offering an uncrowded, comfortable and secure passenger terminal with quick access to the gates. Even with a stop at the ticket counter, it usually takes only 15-20 minutes from the time you park your car until you arrive at the gate.
LVIA Airport is only 3 miles from Allentown (Hanover township) - easily accessible from Interstate Hwy 78 and Route 22.
With 2 runways and 688,505 passengers in 2016, LVIA is served by by major U.S. airlines, including some low-cost carrier Allegiant, offering direct flights to major US cities in the eastern part of the country, with worldwide connections.
Lehigh Valley Airport has one passenger terminal.
Transportation: Aside from taxis & limos, the following bus services are available:
- LANta public Bus
(Lehigh & Northampton Transportation Authority) to Allentown; tel. 610-776-7433
- Bieber Tourways
- call 1-800-BIEBER-4: offers daily services to: 30th Street Station, in Atlantic City, and to New York City, Philadelphia, Kutztown, Quakertown, Reading)
- Easton Coach Company
offers daily service to Atlantic City - tel. 610-253-4055; e-mail: email@example.com
- Trans-Bridge Lines, Inc.
offers daily service to: New York City, EWR Airport, JFK Airport, Wall Street, & Jersey City; tel. 800-962-9135.
Present and future Airport developments:
Building 10 has been demolished and at its site construction is ongoing on the Multi-Modal Transportation Center, which is to reduce the walking distances to rental cars from the terminal, will have covered walkways, and designated areas for LANTA & Trans Bidge Lines bus services. |It will also double current taxi stands, offer 7 bus slips and bus loop for LANTA & TransBridge, and offer covered parking. Opening is scheduled for Summer 2017.