A Complete Guide to Newark Airport (EWR)
Newark Liberty International Airport is one of the many airports serving New York City and its surrounding areas. As such, it is one of the top 15 busiest airports in the U.S. With three terminals, and serving as a hub for United Airlines, EWR sees millions of travelers come and go through its doors each year. Here is a quick guide for navigating your way in and around EWR.
Layover or Early Arrival?
EWR boasts excellent high-end shopping options, restaurants, and bars for those who have layovers or long waits for international or domestic travel. Each terminal has a variety of restaurants and services, with many recent international eating options.
Before You Go
Whatever the reason for your time at EWR, there are a number of places to take a little R&R. If you’re a United Club Member, you have the most options for lounges in the airport, although other domestic and international carriers also have lounges. A new feature from TripIt is LoungeBuddy, an app that helps frequent travelers locate appropriate lounges in airports, including those with showers and free WiFi. If you know you will experience downtime during your trip, research the lounges available to you, and make some time for yourself.
Getting to and from EWR
EWR is located 15 miles southwest of New York City and is easily reached via taxi, Air Train, which connects travelers via train service in and out of Manhattan and up and down the East Coast, or through a black car service. There is ample short and long term parking on-site, and all major rental car companies operate at EWR as well. Transportation can be a stressful situation, and having a black car service, like GroundLink, waiting for you when your flight arrives is a good option.
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