Often referred in short as JFK, John F Kennedy Airport is located as south-eastern part of New York City, or Jamaica, Queens to be exact. It’s located about 24 km or 15 miles from Manhattan. It is operated by New York and New Jersey’s Port Authority. This airport also manages the other the major airports in the metropolitan area of New York, including Teterboro Airport, LaGuardia Airport, and Newark Liberty International Airport. It is the sixth busiest airport in United States of America and is estimated to handle nearly sixty million passengers annually.
Since opened at 1948, John F Kennedy Airport now has 128 aircraft gates, 4 runways, and 6 airline terminals in total. To serves estimated additional 15 million passengers, it is expected to go through major development to increase capacity. The expansion will include replacing, utilizing, and demolishing terminals. Aside from standard airport facilities, it also has luxury terminal to offer best accommodation for those who’re transporting pets or other animals, traveler’s aid, children’s play area, duty free, smoking areas, medical facilities, and baby facilities. It provides 24/7 customer service. There are a few adjacent hotels near the facility and one on-site hotel inside the airport. You can take NYC subway, city bus, or yellow cabs in from the location.
John F Kennedy Airport’s Customer Service Number
General Inquiries: +1 (718) 244-4444
Lost & Found: +1 (718) 244-4225
Monday – Sunday, 24 hours
John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
Queens, NY 11430
USA United States
Headquarters: Queen, New York, United States
Facility: 4 runways, 6 operating Terminals, total of 128 gates
CEO: Roel Huinink (April 2018–)
Owner: The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Revenue: 1.3 billion USD (2019)
John F Kennedy Airport’s Website