Newark Airport Reviews
Newark Airport Reviews
Newark Liberty International Airport (IATA: EWR, ICAO: KEWR, FAA LID: EWR), originally named Newark Metropolitan Airport and later Newark International Airport, is an international airport which straddles the municipal boundary between Newark and Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States. The airport is owned by the city of Newark and operated by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. It is about 15 miles (24 km) southwest of Midtown Manhattan in New York City. Newark Airport was the first major airport in the United States and is the New York-New Jersey metropolitan area’s busiest in terms of flights.
The airports in the New York metropolitan area combine to create the largest airport system in the United States, the second largest in the world in terms of passenger traffic, and first largest in the world in terms of total flight operations. In 2012, Newark Airport handled 34 million passengers, JFK International handled 49.3 million, and LaGuardia handled 25.7 million.
Newark Airport is the third-largest hub for United Airlines (after Houston and Chicago-O’Hare), which is the airport’s largest tenant (operating within all of Terminal C and part of Terminal A). Newark’s second largest tenant is FedEx Express, whose third largest cargo hub uses three buildings on two million square feet of airport property.
ATMs / Cash Machines – ATMs are available airside and landside.
Car Rentals – Avis (P3) • Budget (P2) • Dollar (P2) • Enterprise (P3) • Hertz (P3) • National (P3). Locations: Take the AIr Train to P2 or P3 stations.
Chapel – Location: Landside, Terminal C, between between gates C70-99 and C101-115
Currency Exchange – Travelex has foreign exchange counters at Terminals A (airside near TGIF), B (landside and airside) and C (airside).
Food / Restaurants – There are many dining options landside and airside. Subway (located in Terminal B, landside) is open 24 hours. Eat before you go through to security. Food airside is very expensive.
Information Desk – info not available
Luggage Storage / Lockers – not available
Showers – not available
Internet – WiFi is available at LaGuardia Airport for a fee. Connect to the Boingo network. Rate: $4.95/hour or $7.95 per day
Airport opening hours:
Open 24 hours
Newark Airport Official Website
Newark Airport Map
Newark Airport Weather Forecast
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