Terminal 8 (AirTrain JFK station)

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Terminal 8
AirTrain JFK station
Station statistics
Coordinates 40°38′48″N 73°47′20″W / 40.64675°N 73.78877°W / 40.64675; -73.78877Coordinates: 40°38′48″N 73°47′20″W / 40.64675°N 73.78877°W / 40.64675; -73.78877
Line(s) AirTrain JFK All Terminals Loop

JFK Terminal 8

Red parking
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Other information
Opened December 17, 2003
Electrified December 17, 2003
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Preceding station   AirTrain JFK   Following station
One-way operation
Jamaica Station Route Terminus
toward Jamaica
One-way operation
Howard Beach Route
toward Howard Beach
toward Terminal 8
All Terminals Loop
One-way operation

Terminal 8 is a station on the AirTrain JFK. It has two tracks and one island platform. It is a stop on both the Jamaica and Howard Beach Branches, as well as the All Terminals Loop. This is the terminal that serves the Red Parking area and most domestic American Airlines flights. There are escalators leading from the parking lot and street level to the station platform. The indoor walkway on the second level is not yet completed; you still have to walk outside from station to Airport terminal. The Airtrain platform is on the third level. The previous stop to the north is Terminal 7 for Howard Beach branch trains and Jamaica Branch trains. The next stop is Federal Circle. The next stop to the north for loop trains is Terminal 7. The previous stop is Terminal 1. The station opened on December 17, 2003.

Station layout[edit]

Inner loop All Terminals circular route (Terminal 7)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Outer loop Howard Beach toward Howard Beach (Federal Circle)
Jamaica toward Jamaica (Federal Circle)
(No service: Terminal 1)
M Lobby Fare control
G Street level Exit/ Entrance

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