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About Newark Liberty International Airport

New York, The United States

Newark Liberty International Airport, originally Newark Metropolitan Airport, is the primary airport serving the U.S. state of New Jersey. Newark Liberty International Airport was the first major airport in the United States. The original Art Deco terminal building was built in 1934 and dedicated by Amelia Earhart in 1935. The airport is owned jointly by the cities of Newark and Elizabeth.

Newark Liberty International Airport (IATA code: EWR) is a major airport for domestic and international departures and a hub airport for FedEx Express and United Airlines. Flights to Newark Liberty International Airport are provided by international airlines such as Lufthansa, British Airways and Emirates. EWR is a 15-minute drive or 50-minute train ride from Jersey City.

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General Information About Newark Liberty International Airport

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Newark Liberty International Airport, which opened in 1928, is the oldest airfield in the nation and home to the nation’s first commercial airline terminal. Today, it is home to three runways, a helipad, and three passenger terminals.

Terminal A handles Canadian flights and domestic departures, Terminal B handles international departures, and Terminal C is used exclusively for United Airlines and United Express flights.

Newark Liberty International Airport is one of the busiest airports in the northeast United States.

With dozens of world-class shops and restaurants, layovers and waiting for a flight out will be anything but boring. Dig into doughnuts, sip on local beers, feast on burritos and cheeseburgers, or try a good old all-American diner.

When it comes to shopping, the shops at Newark Liberty International Airport offer everything from gadgets, novelties, and toys, to clothing, books, and travel essentials.

Services at Newark Liberty International Airport include: meet and assist, butler, concierge, travellers aid, valet parking, and paging services. Duty-free shopping is available before and after security. Please be aware of baggage restrictions and allowances at your destination.

Newark Liberty International Airport has several lounges, including the American Airlines Admirals Club, United Club, Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge, Art & Lounge, and Delta Sky Club. Each lounge offers comforts such as internet/WiFi, beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic), and televisions.

Newark Liberty International Airport offers a wide selection of facilities, including: charging stations, nursing suite, medical offices, pet relief area, welcome centre, family restrooms, quiet room, USO centre, relax & recharge room, and an interfaith chapel.

Accommodation near Newark Liberty International Airport includes:

Best Western Plus Newark Airport West

This 3-star hotel is a 5-minute drive or 16-minute train ride from Newark Liberty International Airport. Its amenities include a restaurant and bar, fitness centre, housekeeping, laundry service, ATM/banking, and a complimentary shuttle bus. Free Wi-Fi and a buffet breakfast are included.

Holiday Inn Newark Airport

This 4-star hotel is situated just 6 minutes from Newark Liberty International Airport. Some of its amenities include a fitness centre, restaurant and bar, business centre, a computer station, housekeeping, and ATM/banking. Complimentary Wi-Fi, parking, and a shuttle bus are included.

Newark Liberty International Airport Marriott

This 4-star hotel is an easy 8-minute walk from Newark Liberty International Airport. Amenities include a fitness centre, housekeeping, restaurant and bar, breakfast, valet parking, business centre, air conditioning, and limo service. A complimentary shuttle bus and Wi-Fi in the lobby is included.

Foreign currency can be ordered online and collected at the airport, purchased at a foreign exchange outlet, or purchased upon arrival at the airport. Foreign currency can only be ordered up to 60 days before departure from South Africa.

There are three Travelex branches at Newark Liberty International Airport. They are located in Terminal A, B, and C.

You will need the following in order to purchase or collect foreign currency:

· A valid passport

· Proof of travel arrangements (i.e. flight tickets and an itinerary)

· An original identity document (ID)

· Proof of residential address (i.e. a utility bill or bank statement)

Newark Liberty International Airport offers short-term, economy, and valet parking. The short-term parking lots (A, B, C) are located at the terminal, while the daily parking lots (P1, P3, P4) and economy parking lots (P6) connect to the terminal by AirTrain Access and a shuttle bus.

Electric vehicle charging stations are also available. Payments can be made by cash, credit card, debit card, or an E-ZPass. Bookings can also be made online.

Travelling to and from the airport

Newark Liberty International Airport physical address: 3 Brewster Road, Newark, NJ 07114, USA

Newark Liberty International Airport is located approximately 13 km southwest of Jersey City and 24 km southwest of New York City. A number of transport options are available at the airport that will get you to your destination. These include: AirTrain, car hire, metered taxis, car and van services, trains, buses, and Uber.

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