Flight delays are a nuisance.
Not only are you at risk of missing a connecting flight or a crucial appointment, you end up having to spend more time in the airport. The summer of 2019 has already shaped up to be one of the worst for air travelers, as airlines have canceled or delayed flights and bumped passengers more than usual, according to CNBC.
While some places (read: New York City’s LaGuardia) offer just a few restaurants to spend your time at, other airports have plenty of things to do for delayed passengers.
But even if the airport itself doesn’t entertain you, you can still use your time wisely to get ahead at work or get some financial compensation from the delayed flight.
Here are the nine best things to do if your flight is delayed: