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EWR Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: EWR / KEWR
Airport Name: Newark Liberty International Airport
Location: Newark/Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States
GPS Coordinates: 40°41'33"N by 74°10'6"W
Area Served: New York metropolitan area
Operator/Owner: Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 18 feet (5 meters)
# of Runways: 3
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Facts about Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR):

  • Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) has 3 runways.
  • The closest airport to Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) is Linden Airport (LDJ), which is located only 7 miles (11 kilometers) SW of EWR.
  • Newark is a major hub for United Airlines.
  • Most departing traffic uses Runway 4L/22R while arriving traffic uses 4R/22L, and 11/29 is used by smaller aircraft or when there are strong crosswinds on the two main runways.
  • The furthest airport from Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,746 miles (18,904 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Because of Newark Liberty International Airport's relatively low elevation of 18 feet, planes can take off or land at Newark Liberty International Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • On December 16, 1951 a Miami Airlines C-46 bound for Tampa lost a cylinder on takeoff from runway 28 and crashed in Elizabeth killing 56.
  • All approaches except Runway 29 have Instrument Landing Systems and Runway 4R is certified for Category III approaches.

Map of Nearest Airports from Newark Liberty International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Newark Liberty International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
16.53 miles (10.51 km) SWLinden Airport (LDJ)Linden, New Jersey, United StatesView Linden Airport on a map Set LDJ as destination Airport Get more information about Linden Airport
28.39 miles (13.51 km) EDowntown Manhattan Heliport (JRB)New York City, New York, United StatesView Downtown Manhattan Heliport on a map Set JRB as destination Airport Get more information about Downtown Manhattan Heliport
39.50 miles (15.29 km) ENEWest 30th Street Heliport (JRA)New York City, New York, United StatesView West 30th Street Heliport on a map Set JRA as destination Airport Get more information about West 30th Street Heliport
410.65 miles (17.13 km) ENENew York Skyports Inc. Seaplane Base (QNY)New York City, New York, United StatesView New York Skyports Inc. Seaplane Base on a map Set QNY as destination Airport Get more information about New York Skyports Inc. Seaplane Base
510.86 miles (17.48 km) ENEEast 34th Street Heliport (TSS)New York City, United StatesView East 34th Street Heliport on a map Set TSS as destination Airport Get more information about East 34th Street Heliport
612.26 miles (19.73 km) NNETeterboro Airport (TEB)Teterboro, New Jersey, United StatesView Teterboro Airport on a map Set TEB as destination Airport Get more information about Teterboro Airport
713.94 miles (22.43 km) NNWEssex County Airport (CDW)Caldwell, New Jersey, United StatesView Essex County Airport on a map Set CDW as destination Airport Get more information about Essex County Airport
814.86 miles (23.92 km) WNWMorristown Municipal Airport (MMU)Morristown, New Jersey, United StatesView Morristown Municipal Airport on a map Set MMU as destination Airport Get more information about Morristown Municipal Airport
916.57 miles (26.66 km) ENELaGuardia Airport (LGA)New York City, New York, United StatesView LaGuardia Airport on a map Set LGA as destination Airport Get more information about LaGuardia Airport
1018.55 miles (29.85 km) ENEFlushing Airport (closed 1984) (FLU)Flushing, New York, United StatesView Flushing Airport (closed 1984) on a map Set FLU as destination Airport Get more information about Flushing Airport (closed 1984)
1120.75 miles (33.39 km) EJohn F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)New York City, New York, United StatesView John F. Kennedy International Airport on a map Set JFK as destination Airport Get more information about John F. Kennedy International Airport
1225.36 miles (40.81 km) WSWCentral Jersey Regional Airport (JVI)Manville, New Jersey, United StatesView Central Jersey Regional Airport on a map Set JVI as destination Airport Get more information about Central Jersey Regional Airport
1332.76 miles (52.73 km) SWPrinceton Airport (PCT)Princeton/Rocky Hill, New Jersey, United StatesView Princeton Airport on a map Set PCT as destination Airport Get more information about Princeton Airport
1435.03 miles (56.37 km) SMonmouth Executive Airport (BLM)Belmar/Farmingdale, New Jersey, United StatesView Monmouth Executive Airport on a map Set BLM as destination Airport Get more information about Monmouth Executive Airport
1535.35 miles (56.89 km) NEWestchester County Airport (HPN)White Plains, New York, United StatesView Westchester County Airport on a map Set HPN as destination Airport Get more information about Westchester County Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Newark Liberty International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Newark Liberty International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,746.35 miles (18,903.88 km) SWMargaret River Airport (MGV)Margaret River, Western Australia, AustraliaView Margaret River Airport on a map Set MGV as destination Airport Get more information about Margaret River Airport
211,722.31 miles (18,865.17 km) SWBusselton Regional Airport (BQB)Busselton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Busselton Regional Airport on a map Set BQB as destination Airport Get more information about Busselton Regional Airport
311,718.84 miles (18,859.60 km) SWManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
411,695.89 miles (18,822.67 km) SWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
511,672.87 miles (18,785.62 km) WSWAlbany Airport (ALH)Albany, Western Australia, AustraliaView Albany Airport on a map Set ALH as destination Airport Get more information about Albany Airport
611,630.37 miles (18,717.22 km) SWRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
711,627.51 miles (18,712.62 km) WSWKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport
811,622.40 miles (18,704.40 km) SWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
911,610.86 miles (18,685.82 km) SWPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
1011,552.26 miles (18,591.52 km) SWJurien Bay Airport (JUR)Jurien Bay, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jurien Bay Airport on a map Set JUR as destination Airport Get more information about Jurien Bay Airport
1111,473.90 miles (18,465.41 km) SWGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
1211,456.79 miles (18,437.87 km) SWMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1311,434.42 miles (18,401.87 km) WSWEsperance Airport (EPR)Esperance, AustraliaView Esperance Airport on a map Set EPR as destination Airport Get more information about Esperance Airport
1411,430.17 miles (18,395.04 km) SWMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
1511,418.75 miles (18,376.66 km) SSWKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport