All the information you need to enjoy a smooth journey through New York JFK airport.
British Airways operated flights arrive at and depart from Terminal 8 at New York JFK airport.
Experience the luxury of the newly renovated airport terminal with a bright and open check-in area, with dedicated lanes for a more efficient check in and connections. Indulge in some airport shopping before you fly with a wider range of shops, or relax in one of the elegant lounges available to Club and First customers.
Your flight might be operated by a different airline, even if it has a BA flight number. Check which airline is operating your flight and which terminal you need.
You must meet the following times, or you will not be allowed to travel:
British Airways and American Airlines have partnered to offer three premium lounges at New York JFK Terminal 8. On your next trip, discover our take on some very famous neighbourhoods in London and New York – meet the Chelsea, Soho and Greenwich lounges. Whether you fly with British Airways, American Airlines or a oneworld® airline, you can enjoy these relaxing and luxurious spaces before you fly, depending on your choice of cabin. Check your lounge eligibility.
Sit at the circular champagne bar or pull up a chair for fireside cocktails in this elegant lounge. A la carte dining is also available to fuel you for your journey ahead. Available to customers travelling on a longhaul flight in First.
Take in the runway views while enjoying the food and drinks on offer. Catch up on emails in the work pods, read in the library, or rest in the quiet area. Available to Executive Club Gold Members.
This premium lounge offers chef-inspired meals and a stylish gin and cocktail bar to help you relax before you even step on to the plane. Available to business (Club World) customers and Executive Club Silver Members.
It's time to book your flight to the Big Apple and explore all that New York has to offer. Summit the Empire State, stroll through Central Park and enjoy your favourite American delicacies. The bright lights are beckoning you.