Press Release Article


Date: Jul 13, 2018
Press Release Number: 114-2018

Modified service to begin 11PM Friday until 4PM Sunday; Howard Beach and Jamaica line service at Federal Circle will operate on the second level

Beginning at 11 p.m. Friday, July 13, until 4 p.m. Sunday, July 15, AirTrain JFK will experience modified service due to scheduled track maintenance on level one. Travelers entering or exiting at the Howard Beach and Jamaica lines will utilize the second level. Trains will operate at approximately 18 minute intervals during this time.

Travelers and airport employees are advised to allot for extra time when traveling to and from John F. Kennedy Airport during the period of maintenance. Additional AirTrain agents, customer care representatives, and other Port Authority staff will be available throughout the AirTrain system to provide assistance and information to travelers.

For further updates on AirTrain JFK and other Port Authority airport travel advisories, please check or call (888) 739-0236. To learn more about the Port Authority, visit

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency’s network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere. The Port Authority receives no tax revenue from either the State of New York or New Jersey or from the City of New York. The agency raises the necessary funds for the improvement, construction or acquisition of its facilities primarily on its own credit. For more information, please visit

Web Site Disclaimer    |    Privacy Statement
© 2001-CurrentYear The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. All Rights Reserved.

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
(212) 435-7000  •  4 World Trade Center, 150 Greenwich Street, New York, NY 10007