Now that private flying is as simple as ever thanks to Flewber, you can visit your favorite destinations again and again in comfort and style. Renting a private jet is sure to make your weekend getaway memories last a lifetime, and there is no better way to enjoy the journey than flying private. At Flewber, our private jets have traveled all over the country and landed in hundreds of cities. These 10 are some of our favorites for a quick visit – but odds are you will leave each of them wanting to come back for more!
Top 10 Weekend Getaways in the U.S.
We all deserve to do a little more traveling after living through the COVID-19 pandemic, and thanks to the ease of air taxi services anywhere in the country could become a weekend getaway. If you’re looking to explore a new place or visit an old favorite, there’s never been a better time; communities have reopened their doors and are buzzing with activity. Best of all, any destination in the U.S. you can think of is just a short private jet flight away.
Best places for a weekend getaway in the U.S.
1. New York, New York
If you can make it here, you can make it anywhere: New York City is a top destination not just for travelers in the U.S. but for globetrotters from around the world. Whether you’re visiting New York City for entertainment, business, or a bit of both, this commercial hub has everything a visitor could want. From fine dining to street food, Broadway to DIY theaters, New York City encompasses every aspect of art, culture, and adventure – not to mention, it’s home to Flewber’s headquarters.
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2. Savannah, Georgia
Savannah, Georgia is a lovely Southern town where streets lined with architectural landmarks are canopied by tree branches veiled by Spanish moss. A roughly 90-minute trip by private jet, Savannah has plenty to do for people of all persuasions. Explore the rich history in walkable Savannah, or enjoy a contemporary nightlife downtown. If you’re into the spooky side of things, Savannah is known for its thrilling ghost tours. And of course you can always expect that famous Southern hospitality from the locals.
3. Los Angeles, California
Iconic Los Angeles is home to Hollywood, with the nightlife to match the glitz and glam of Tinsel Town. If cinema and celebrities isn’t your thing, soak up some sun on the beaches of Santa Monica. California is the perfect getaway from the east coast in winter, and if you rent a private jet you can make it to LA from New York City in the space of an afternoon. Don’t spend the whole winter shivering in the dark and gloomy weather – catch a private flight in style and experience the trip of a lifetime on the west coast.
4.Finger Lakes, New York
Cities not so much your thing? Then take a hike (or, rather, a private flight) to the Finger Lakes in upstate New York. Hiking trails, lush forests, waterfalls, and rockscapes dot this undisturbed region in beautiful regions like Taughannock Falls State Park. From wilderness escapes to family campsites, the Finger Lakes has accommodations for seasoned outdoorspeople and casual campers alike. If you’re looking for a respite from the hustle and bustle of city life, Finger Lakes is just a 75 minute private jet flight away.
5. Boston, Massachusetts
Calling all history buffs! Boston is replete with some of the richest American history there is to sink your teeth into. From landmarks like Bunker Hill and the site of the Boston Massacre, Beantown may be a modern metropolis but its roots reach back to the Colonial Era. It’s evident in the architecture and the pulse of the city, even as glass skyscrapers now make up the skyline. Even if history isn’t your thing, walking Boston’s Freedom Trail avails visitors to all sorts of attractions, including some of the best pubs and seafood on the east coast. Best of all, Boston is a short private jet flight away from New York City at just over an hour flight time.
6. The Grand Canyon
One of the most breathtaking experiences in life is to stand on the edge of the Grand Canyon, feeling the vastness of Mother Earth and instantly understanding the millions of years it took to create such wonder. This awe-inspiring, unforgettable feeling is less than 8 hours away from New York City by private jet, making it accessible whenever you need a moment of zen. When life’s worries are becoming overwhelming, just open Flewber, book your same-day flight in real time, and you can be on your way to one of the most resplendent natural landmarks in the entire world.
7. Yellowstone National Park
Speaking of natural landmarks, Yellowstone National Park is chock full of them. From Old Faithful to the Upper Falls and Lower Falls, Mother Nature’s beauty is on full display. Just over 5 hours from New York city on a private jet, Yellowstone offers everyone a chance to marvel at the splendor of America’s foremost national park. Whether you’re looking for guided tours by nature experts or just a leisurely stroll through breathtaking landscapes, Yellowstone National Park has the perfect setting for your weekend getaway.
8. New Jersey Shore
The New Jersey Shore is known for much more than the famous MTV show – it’s also acclaimed for miles of pristine shoreline, great fishing and clamming, and recreational opportunities to surf, swim, boat, and more. The Jersey Shore has long been a favorite summer getaway for denizens of New York City, but sitting in traffic on the NJ Turnpike and Garden State Parkway is no way to spend your summer vacation. Skip the wait with a private jet rental this summer and get your beach vacation underway in no time at all.
9. Boulder, Colorado
Colorado offers the majesty of the Rocky Mountains, the thrill of downhill skiing, and the hospitable culture of the western U.S. Whether you want to escape for recreation and hiking or just some fresh air, relaxation, and reconnection with nature, Colorado has every opportunity for you. And it’s a short trip, too – less than 4 hours when flying on a private jet. If you’ve never seen the Rocky Mountains, now is the time to book your trip for a truly memorable experience.
10. Bar Harbor, Maine
Bar Harbor has long been known for its scenic views, beautiful landscapes, and refreshing, crisp air. If you want to taste lobster fresh from the sea or watch whales breaching the surface of the water, then Bar Harbor is the destination for you. Frenchman Bay surrounds this lush region, giving visitors the feeling of constantly being seaside. Experience why people often say Maine looks like a work of art or an illustration in a storybook. You could be there in less than four hours when you rent a private jet.
Flying private is simpler than ever!
With Flewber, flying private is easier than ever, to these destinations and more all over the continental U.S. Simply open the mobile application to view available private flights out of dozens of airports near you in real time, book your flight (even if it’s the same day), and get ready to head to the airport. You can book your flight at breakfast, be in the air by lunch, and land at your destination in time for dinner. Flying private is simpler than ever, thanks to Flewber.