The John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) is the largest airport in all of New York with eight different terminals and over 150 gates. Located on Long Island, the JFK Airport is about 10 miles away from Manhattan. You can book transportation from JFK to Manhattan here.
Also on Long Island is the LaGuardia Airport (LGA) The LaGuardia Airport has increasingly gained popularity due to its close proximity of just eight miles away from Manhattan. You can travel from LGA to Manhattan easily by public transportation.
The Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) is located in Newark, NJ and is just 15 miles from Midtown Manhattan. While technically being in another state, Manhattan is very easily accessible from Newark. You can find the information here.
New York City has one of the longest and comprehensive subways systems in the world. Across all five boroughs. With 24 hour a day, seven days a week service across 34 lines, it will be your best friend when traveling around the city for Electric Zoo and any other cultural activities you find yourself getting into.
Google Maps is very handy at working out all train times and transfers you might confront on your travels, but for a more accurate timetabling download the MTA subway map app.
If you’re coming to Electric Zoo: The 6th Boro via train then chances are you’ll be docking in Grand Central Terminal. This exuberant train station is the busiest in the country, and has access to New York Metro lines 4, 5, 6, 7, and S.
While there are a plethora of bus entry points around New York City, the Port Authority Bus Terminal is the most likely entry point for those coming from out of the city. Located in the middle of Manhattan and a mere two blocks from Time Square it’s an easy central location
Even in the city that never sleeps, you’ve got to hit the hay and get some rest at some point. Thankfully, NYC is blessed with hundreds of options, and we recommend you book your room with our partner, Hotels for Hope. Why? Because you get exclusive discounted hotel rates, and benefit a charitable cause at the same time!