There are 8 operating airline terminals At JFK Airport, Terminals 1 to 8. Terminals are located around the central terminal area (CTA). The terminals and parking lots in the central terminal area are divided into five areas.

Telephone numbers:

Police/Emergency Services
(718) 244-4333

Lost and Found
(718) 244-4225
(718) 244-4226

Medical Services
(718) 656-5344
Building 198

Airport Information
(718) 244-4444



i am returning from a trip to morocco in august and have 4 1/2 hours from when i arrive to when my connecting flight leaves. is that enough time to clear customs and make it to my next flight? arrive in terminal 1 and leave from terminal 5.

I have Finnair flight AY006 to Helsinki at 17:40.
Do I have time enought to catch the flight if i arrive from Las Vegas with American Airlines AA264 at 16:07

My son will be arriving alone at JFK terminal 5 and needs to get to terminal 4. What directions should I give him? How long will it take? Thanks.

Take an air train on track 2 from T5 to T4. It only takes about 2 minutes.

Can any one please help me ???
i have a flight from Abu Dhabi to Boston through AA airline and there is a layover of 2 n half hour in JFK airport.
As i am entering in US for very first time after getting US immigration visa approved , so there will be immigration procedure in which i have to give them a seal envelop of my case file , so that they can enter in there systems.
My worries is that will i be able to get enough time to board next flight to Boston in 2 n half hour hour from other terminal and my second question is that do i have to collect my luggage from JFK airport or it will be automatically transfer to my other flight and i can collect it from Boston airport.

I am arriving from dubai to JFK by Emirates on may 11/2013 at 2.25 and have a connection flight to Fort Lardale-FLL by Jet Blue at 5.30 with my family. Do I have enough time to process through customs and connect to terminal 5? How can we go from T 4 to T 5?

Yes you have plenty of time to connect. Go on an air train from T4 to T5 on track 2.

We are arriving at JFK (terminal 3) on delta at 2:41 pm, leaving JFK (terminal 4) at 11:00 pm to Dubai on Etihad airways. Can we store our baggage in Terminal 4 at arrival until time of check in? we'd like a few hours in NYC.


I fly into JFK by CA981 on May 26, ETA 1420hrs, connect to B6024 from JFK to Syracuse, ETD 1700hrs. I need to clear customs first, then go to Terminal 5 to check in my B6 flight, is the connection time okay for me to catch my B6 flight?


I have my daughter flying into jfk from charlotte on jetblue. She has 2 hrs 20 minutes to catch a flight to Istanbul on Turkish airlines. How do they get from terminal 5 to terminal 1 and is this enough time. Thier baggage will be checked from originating airport to final destination. Thank you!

She has enough time to connect. From T 5 take any train on track 2 to T 1.

I arrive into JFK Terminal 1 from Las Vegas at 16:07 on Sat June 29 and have a Air Berlin Flight to Düsseldorf at 17:15 from Terminal 8. This will be a connection flight. Do i have to clear customs, collect luggage and check-in for my flight or is there another handling ? Thanks.

No your bags should be checked to your final destination. You only have to do that if you enter the U.S but thats not the case with you.


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