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Union City is a city in the northern part of Hudson County, New Jersey, directly across the Hudson River from Manhattan. As of 2022, it has a population of around 65,366. It held the title of the most densely populated city in the United States amongst those with a population over 50,000 in the 2010 Census. While Union City itself may not be a major tourist destination, it offers a lively atmosphere and a unique cultural experience. It's known for its large Cuban American population, the highest concentration outside of Florida, and offers a taste of Cuban culture through its many restaurants, shops and festivals. Given its location, Union City is also a great choice for those who want easy access to all that New York City has to offer.

If you're thinking about visiting Union City, we've got you covered with a wide range of flight options. Alternative Airlines tickets over 600 airlines so finding flights to Union City on our site will be a breeze! To find cheap, flexible flights to Union City simply enter your departure airport you wish to fly from and choose your travel dates.

Airports near Union City

There are a variety of airports to choose from when visiting Union City. Here's 4 airports that serve Union City.

San Francisco International Airport

Located approximately 25 miles northwest of Union City, SFO is the closest major international airport. It offers a wide range of domestic and international flights.


Oakland International Airport

Situated around 15 miles northwest of Union City, OAK is another convenient option for travellers. It serves both domestic and international destinations.


Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport

Located approximately 20 miles south of Union City, SJC is a regional airport that offers domestic and limited international flights.


Sacramento International Airport

Although a bit farther away, approximately 85 miles northeast of Union City, SMF is still within a reasonable driving distance. It serves as a major hub for domestic flights and offers some international connections.

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Buy your flights to Union City and pay later

Did you know that you can buy your flights to Union City now and pay later at Alternative Airlines?

With Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL), you have the freedom to spread the cost of your flights to Union City over time, usually on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly period! There are interest-free options available, however, you'll need to check this beforehand with the lending provider.

Using BNPL for your flights to Union City gives you greater flexibility when managing the budget for your flights, ensuring a stress-free trip!

Things to do in Union City

With a wealth of sights to see in Union City, here are our top 3:

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Union City Historical Museum

This museum offers insight into the city's unique history, from its beginnings as a Lenape settlement to its current incarnation as a lively Hispanic community. Visitors can explore exhibits on the city's industrial past, its role in the Civil War, and the waves of immigration that have shaped its character. The museum also houses a collection of artefacts, photographs, and documents that tell the story of Union City's people.

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Gallery at the Park

Housed in the historic Park Theatre, the Gallery at the Park is a contemporary art space that showcases the work of emerging and established artists. The gallery offers a variety of exhibitions throughout the year, featuring a range of media, including painting, sculpture, photography, and video. The Gallery at the Park is a great place to see the latest trends in contemporary art and to support local artists.

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Plaza at the Park

This recently renovated plaza is a popular spot for locals and visitors alike. The plaza features a variety of amenities, including a stage, a playground, and a seating area. The plaza is also home to a number of restaurants and cafes, making it a great place to relax and people-watch. The Plaza at the Park is a lively and welcoming space that reflects the diversity of Union City.

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