Coming Soon: The New JFK Terminal One

$9.5B New Flagship International Terminal

With aspirations to become a top 10 global terminal, the new JFK Terminal One will be a 2.5M SF new state-of-the-art facility with a phased opening beginning in 2026. With 23 wide-body gates able to serve an estimated 20M+ international enplanements, the terminal replaces JFK’s aging Terminals 1 and 2.


Square Feet

160,000 SF

Gross Leasable Area (GLA)


Projected Phase 1 Opening

The New Terminal One caters to one of the world’s most attractive international customer bases, with 100% international traffic. Top airlines are Air France, Japan Airlines, Lufthansa, and Korean Air, with a growing influence of Middle Eastern carriers. Key destinations are Western Europe (representing 45% of total traffic), Asia (26%), and the Middle East (15%).

The New Terminal One will be a NYC-inspired destination with three distinct districts or neighborhoods—The Park, The Avenue, and The Square—flow seamlessly into one another for the ultimate customer journey. The cutting-edge mix includes bespoke duty free, flagship luxury, inventive and local dining, digital natives, health & wellness, and unique services and experiences. With a strong emphasis on participation by the local Queens community, URW is committed to advancing opportunities for small, local, and minority-owned businesses across all phases of the development.


With a global portfolio of premier consumer destinations–including airports, transit, and shopping centers—URW is uniquely positioned to help showcase brands at their best and connect local communities and organizations to our programs.