Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR)
is one of New York
major airports (the other two
F Kennedy International Airport and Laguardia
Newark Airport is located 16 miles (26 km)
southwest of New York City's midtown Manhattan
(map). Like New York's other major airports,
it is operated by the Port
Authority of New York and New Jersey.
The best way to travel between Newark
Airport and Manhattan is
to Penn Station,
especially at rush hours, when highway
traffic may delay buses and taxis. Amtrak
trains to New England depart right
from the Newark Airport train station,
then stop in Manhattan at Penn Station
as well. More...
However, if you're going
from Newark Airport directly to New York
Bus Terminal (for buses
to New England)
or Grand Central
Terminal (for trains
to southern Connecticut),
you may prefer Olympia Trails's Newark
Liberty Airport Express bus service,
whichgoes right to
those two destinations.
Super Shuttle Manhattan (Tel 800-258-3826) runs shared minibuses
from Newark Airport to all locations in Manhattan,
including all hotels.
For taxis, see the uniformed
taxi dispatcher at the airport.
If you're driving, the airport
is accessible by the New Jersey Turnpike (Exits
13A and 14), US Routes 1 and 9,
and Interstate 78.
Airport to Airport
To travel from Newark Airport to John
F Kennedy Airport or Laguardia
Airport inexpensively, take
a train or
bus to one of the major Manhattan termini
Authority Bus Terminal or Grand
Central), then take a different
airport bus from there to your destination. Taxi between
airports may be suitable for groups of three
or four travelers, if traffic is not heavy.
Newark Liberty International Airport
10 Toler Place
Newark NJ 07114 (map)