Find directions and transportation options for Newark Airport.
Newark Liberty International Airport is one of the world's busiest airports. Managed by the New York Port Authority, more than 36 million passengers pass through Newark each year. Travelers planning on flying into or out of Newark Airport can find helpful information about Newark Airport below.
Newark Airport is located in Newark, New Jersey, about 15 miles from Manhattan, near the intersection of Interstate 78 and the New Jersey Turnpike. Because of this convenient location, Newark Airport serves travelers from New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Connecticut.
There are many ways to reach Newark Airport, depending on where you are coming from. Both Interstate 78 and Interstate 95 (the New Jersey Turnpike) provide direct access to the airport. More conveniently, train access to the airport is provided via the AirTrain system, which shuttles Amtrak and NJ Transit riders directly to and from their terminals. In order to take the AirTrain, take an Amtrak or NJ Transit train to the Newark Liberty International Train Station. From the airport train station, take the AirTrain to the appropriate terminal.
Additionally, a number of bus, limousine and van companies provide shuttle service between Newark Liberty International Airport and the surrounding areas.
Many online resources provide maps of Newark Airport. Maps are also available throughout the terminals. For the most accurate and up-to-date maps of Newark Liberty International Airport, including locations of shopping and dining options in the airport, check out the maps on the airport's Web site.