Exterior of JFK terminal 4

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COVID-19 Testing: XpresCheck offers COVID-19 testing at Terminal 4. Schedule an appointment online or call 1-844-977-3725.  COVID-19 Travel Advisory: The New York State Governor’s Office has issued several travel advisories for domestic and international air travel to and from NY.  Travelers coming into NY must get tested within three days prior to landing in NY, quarantine for at least three days upon arrival, and get a test on day four of arrival. If travelers receive a negative test on day four of quarantine, they may exit quarantine. All travelers entering NY from a non-contiguous state or country designated as a CDC level 2 or 3 risk for COVID-19 must complete a New York State Traveler Health form upon arrival.  Travelers who are making connections or were only out of NY for less than 24 hours, do not need to quarantine, but must get a test on day four of arrival back in NY.  

COVID-19 Testing: XpresCheck offers COVID-19 testing at Terminal 4. Schedule an appointment online or call 1-844-977-3725.  COVID-19 Travel Advisory: The New York State Governor’s Office has issued several travel advisories for domestic and international air travel to and from NY.  Travelers coming into NY must get tested within three days prior to landing in NY, quarantine for at least three days upon arrival, and get a test on day four of arrival. If travelers receive a negative test on day four of quarantine, they may exit quarantine. All travelers entering NY from a non-contiguous state or country designated as a CDC level 2 or 3 risk for COVID-19 must complete a New York State Traveler Health form upon arrival.  Travelers who are making connections or were only out of NY for less than 24 hours, do not need to quarantine, but must get a test on day four of arrival back in NY.  

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    Check your email, take care of business, or catch up with friends on social media. There’s free wifi available throughout the terminal.

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    Accessibility at T4

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Did You Know…

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    1.2m

    The heaviest aircraft departing from T4, the Airbus A380, weighs 1.2 million pounds (that's over 600 tons)!
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    2.5k

    Cabs dispatched daily from T4’s indoor taxi stand. You’ll be impressed with how quickly we keep the line moving.
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    8.4m

    Bags checked in at T4 annually. That’s almost 1000 bags an hour, or nearly 16 bags a minute, every day. Whew!

There is something in the New York air that makes sleep useless.

Simone Beauvoir
T4 Tip

T4 Tip

Visiting the U.S. from abroad? Be sure to have your host’s full street address on hand (i.e. not in a suitcase) to complete the immigration paperwork.