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



Yes you have enough time.

arriving on AA terminal 8
how do I get to terminal 2?
do i need to go through security again?
need to print boarding pass for second airline

Yes you will clear security again. From T8 take any train on track 2 to T2.

what Terminal does Hawaiian Airlines use? My son is flying alone on Delta to JFK, then on to Hawaii on Hawaiian. Will he have to leave one terminal and pass thru security a second time? What is the best way to move between terminals (if necessary)?

I will be arriving by American Airlines from madrid at 7:05pm and I have a jetblue flight to buffalo at 10:45pm but the 2 flights are 2 different bookings, which means I have to take my luggage and change the terminal. So is the time enough for me to make it for the jetblue flight?


I will be arriving on an international Delta flight. My Delta connecting flight is 1 hour and 20 mins later. Will I have enough time to make my connection?


I am arriving at JFK from London on AA flight on Sunday next.I have to transfer to onward AA flight to LAX.I have 1hour 50 mins between landing and take-off. Can anyone tell me if this is enough time ?? thanks tonybb


hi everyone

im arriving at terminal 8 on american airlines from the uk next sunday at 13.30 and have connecting flight to orlando at 14.55 also on american airlines at same terminal

could anyone tell me if i have enough time (1hr 25 mins) to make the transfer and do american transfer your luggage or do you have to have to re-check onto new flight

many thanks

You have enough time especially flying on the same airlines.

My son is going to arrive to New York at terminal 4 in an Air Europa flight. He has to take a connecting flight al terminal 1 operated by Aeromexico, hours later.
How can he go in a secure way to terminal 1? Can he walk inside the airport or there is a special shuttle to other terminals?
I will apprecciate a lot to have an answer.
Thank you.

There is free air train from one terminal to the other one.


I am traveling to US (by American Airlines) for the first time and I will be on a Student Visa (Indian Passport)
I will arrive at JFK from London by AA101 at 1.30 PM and will board AA4333 to Pittsburgh at 2.55 PM. My concern is 1 hr 25 min layover time at JFK. Will I get through immigration, baggage check in and stuff in 1.5 hours?
One thing to note is that I will remain on terminal 8 as my next flight is from the same terminal. Will it still be an issue? Since I am not changing terminals, will immigration happen at JFK or in Pittsburgh? And just in case I do miss the flight, will it be the airline's responsibilty to make sure I get the next flight? Or will I have to pay? I have already booked the ticket so what can be done now? Agency is saying it won't be a issue.

Help will be appreciated.


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