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The Port Authority Encourages You to Use Mass Transit and Prepare for Long Delays at All Area Airports


Travelers are Urged to Call Their Airlines Prior To Traveling to the Airports

Passengers Without a Confirmed Flight Should Not Come To the Airports

All Travelers are Advised to Use Mass Transit Options including the JFK AirTrain,

EWR AirTrain and LaGuardia Link Q70 Bus

Nearly 3,000 Tuesday Flights Cancelled at LaGuardia, Kennedy and  Newark Liberty Airports

99% of all Tuesday flights at LaGuardia Were Cancelled
March 15,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Following today’s winter storm and nearly 3,000 flight cancellations, LaGuardia, Kennedy and Newark Liberty Airports are expecting significant vehicular traffic on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. Due to the severe weather, roughly 99 percent of all flights at LaGuardia were cancelled on Tuesday. Many flights on Wednesday are already fully booked, and prior to travelling to the airport, passengers are urged to call their airlines. Travelers without confirmed flights should not come to LaGuardia, Kennedy or Newark Liberty airports.

All passengers heading to LaGuardia, JFK and Newark Liberty are advised to use mass transit including the JFK AirTrain, EWR AirTrain and Q70 LaGuardia Link.

The Port Authority has an on-site Traffic Command Center at LaGuardia that monitors traffic conditions and deploys staff and resources where necessary. Airport traffic conditions are regularly updated and communicated via social media Facebook, or @LGAairport on Twitter and Additional tips for passengers and motorists can be found on the airport’s website at