JFK International Airport

Airport Information for New York City

Office HoursTransit InformationMinimum Connecting Time
09:00 - 1700 hrsTransfer desk at Terminal 4 outside arrival hall after clearing immigration and customs.2 hours


Airport Transfer

To/from city:   
Q10 bus to/from Terminal 5 Kew Garden and Air train to/from Jamaica station from connections to MTA subway/Long Island railroad. Inter-terminal transfers by air trains every 5 minutes.


Airport Facilities
  • Wheelchairs
  • Baggage storage
  • Lost & found
  • Hotel reservations
  • Transportation desk etc.


Airport Information

Check-in counter 
Opens 4 hours before departure and closes one hour before departure. Air India counters are located at terminal 4, row 8, departure level (subject to change)


Airport Lounge

LoungeCityLounge nameLocationAvailable for Access toFacilities availableOperating hours
Air India Maharajah Lounge for first class and business class passengers. Located at post Security check, on level 4 at terminal 4 It opens at 11:00 hours and closes at departure plus 45 mins.New YorkAir India Maharajah Lounge4th floor post TSA Security check near gate 5, next to Emirates loungeFor Air India passengers only, departing from JFKVIPsCIPsFirst class and executive class passengers
  • TV
  • Internet access
  • Charging points
  • Newspapers & magazines
Opens at 08:15 am and closes 30 mins before departure