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.