(January 14, 2013) - The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has alerted Delta that, due to construction activity at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport, road closures and JFK AirTrain service interruptions will occur throughout the month of January.
The Van Wyck Expressway will be closed in both directions from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. beginning Tuesday, January 15 until Saturday morning, January 19 and then again overnight from Monday January 21 until Saturday morning January 26. Traffic will be detoured to the JFK Expressway and travelers should allow additional time to reach their destination.
Additionally, JFK AirTrain service from Howard Beach – including Lefferts Blvd. and all service into and within the Central Terminal Area – will be suspended overnight between the hours of 9 p.m. and 6 a.m. beginning on Monday, January 14 until Friday morning January 18 and then again beginning Monday, January 21 until Friday morning January 25. Free shuttle bus service will be provided at Howard Beach, Lefferts Blvd., Federal Circle and at all airline terminals. Travelers planning to use the shuttle buses should allow additional time to reach their destination.
Please see the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey website for more information regarding the Van Wyck closure and AirTrain service advisories.