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JFK New York International Airport is situated in Queens County, New York in southeastern New York City, USA. It is southeast of downtown Manhatten and near to the suburban areas of Howard Beach, Jamaica Bay, Rosedale, Springfield Gardens and Woodmere. It is the top international air passenger gateway to the United States and America’s busiest international airport. Car Hire New York JFK Airport is a great way to leave the aiport or arrive if you require a one way journey.
JFK has eight passenger terminals which are arranged in a U-shaped pattern around a central area. This central area contains parking, hotels and other airport facilities. The terminals are linked by the AirTrain system and access roads. During peak hours a trip between all the terminals takes about eight minutes. JFK Airport is easily accessible by car and is located in southern Queens on the Van Wyck Expressway (I-678). A ring road links the airport terminals to the Belt Parkway and the Van Wyck Expressway.
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The airport has over 17,000 parking spaces and there are two types of public parking – Long-term parking and daily parking in the Central Terminal Area (CTA).
AirTrain JFK connects the airport to New York’s subway and commuter rail system. This train stops at all terminals, parking lots, hotel shuttle areas, two subway stations and the Long Island Rail Road. It also stops at car rental points. This service is free within the airport. The journey between JFK and Midtown Manhattan takes approx.30-40 minutes and approx.75 minutes between JFK and Downtown Manhattan.
Quite a few city bus lines connect JFK to the New York City Subway and Long Island Rail Road. There are also various private bus lines which operate express buses to Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Long Island.
Cheap car hire and taxis are readily available at the airport. Eating facilities are plentiful as there are hundreds of places to eat including Broadway Brewing, Dunkin’Donuts, McDonald’s, Panini Express, Starbucks and Wok & Roll. Facilities at the airport include medical facilities, a post office, Citibank and foreign currency exchange desk, internet access, ATMs and disabled access. There is a wide range of shops including Hudson News, Spellbound Silver Music, American Clothier and DKNY.
Comfort Inn hotel and Crowne Plaza Hotel are both situated at the airport and many other hotels are to be found in the vicinity. New York is an important centre of tourism and finance. The city is reasonably easy to get around and the New York City Subway is the world’s biggest mass transit network. JFK Airport is near to the waterfront and also to the well-known suburbs of Kings and Queens. The Statute of Liberty, the Empire State Building, the Chrysler Building, Times Square, the Rockefeller Center and Staten Island are some of the most popular tourist attractions. All can be visited with Car Rental New York.