JFK Terminal 4

Information Terminal 4 - International

Terminal 4 was opened in May 2013 and currently is the major gateway for international arrivals at JFK airport. It serves as a major international hub for Delta Airlines for its long-haul flights.


Location: Check the terminal map at terminals page to get an overview of the terminal location.


Terminal 4 has 38 gates split in two concourses: A and B.

- Concourse A: A3-A5 gates.

- Concourse B: B20, B22-B38 and B41.


Transportation between terminals

By the AirTrain system is fairly easy to transfer between terminals at John F. Kennedy Airport, since all airport terminals are connected to its network. Trains frequency is of 2 – 5 minutes.
You can also connect to the parking lots, hotel shuttle and rental car facilities.

In order to take the AirTrain at any of the airport terminals, you’ll first need to go through security. Within JFK Airport Terminals the AirTrain system is free. Opening hours: 24 hours.

Also, between Terminal 2 and 4 there is a free shuttle bus operated by Delta Airlines at their passenger’s disposal.  



The terminal building has three different levels: Arrivals, Departures and Concourse Level.


- Arrivals Level: there is a ground transportation information center, hotel/motel courtesy phones, information touristic point, an AirTrain station, baggage claim area, and U.S. Immigration. Passengers can access to the following ground transportation methods: car rental, bus stops, taxis and parking.

- Departures Level: there are the check-in desks and two Airlines Clubs.

- Concourse Level: there are various currency exchange places and a pet relief area (concourse B). The security checkpoint separates departures level from the concourse level.


Terminal 4 has a big shopping mall that offers a wide range of retail options before security so passengers can buy or take a bite of the airport’s food offer. It has also a chapel at the pre-security departure level. Wi-Fi is accessible through all the terminal.



For further information about the airlines serving John F. Kennedy Airport, please visit the Airlines section.



Several services are offered at Terminal 4, such as:

- Services and Facilities

- ATM, Banks and Currency Exchange

- Stores and Duty Free

- Restaurants, Food and Café

Check it here the complete list


Airport lounges

At John F. Kennedy Airport Terminal 4 there can be found the following airline lounges:

  • Air India Maharaja: B gates
  • Delta Sky Club: Gate B31.
  • El Al King David Lounge
  • Emirates Lounge: Gate A4
  • Etihad Premium Lounge
  • Swiss Business Class Lounge: Close to Gate B23. Showers are available.
  • Virgin Club House Lounge: Gate A5
  • Wingtips Lounge: At the end of Concourse A