Tristan Wilkins, who was trying to fly back to New York, said his first time spending the night at an airport is surreal.
“I see it on movies -- cancelations, stuff like that. It’s different,” he said.
Evelina Kahan was supposed to start a new job Tuesday in Philadelphia, but instead she had to spend an extra night in Orlando.
“We wanted to go back to the hotel where we were staying. They have no rooms and everybody's sitting around,” she said. “There are no hotel rooms.”
Many fliers still weren’t sure if they would make their flight Tuesday.
“Our flight’s been canceled three times,” said Yolanda McGlone.
At least 4,000 flights nationwide have been canceled for Tuesday.