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5 Closest Airports to Six Flags Great Adventure: Know Before You Go

In this page, we will cover what the closest airports to Six Flags Great Adventure are, and how many miles and minutes away they are from the park.

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1. Trenton-Mercer Airport (TTN)

Trenton-Mercer Airport (TTN) is the nearest airport to Six Flags Great Adventure, located approximately 27.5 miles away.

Visitors can expect to spend around 30 to 45 minutes traveling to Six Flags, depending on traffic conditions.

Although there isn't a direct shuttle service from the airport, ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft are available, as well as local taxi companies.

2. Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR)

Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) is one of the closest airports to Six Flags Great Adventure.

The park is located approximately 40.8 miles from the airport, and it usually takes between 50 minutes and 1 hour and 15 minutes to travel between the two locations.

There is no direct connection or airport shuttle service to get to Six Flags Great Adventure.

However, ride-sharing options are available as well as public transportation.

The NJ TRANSIT in particular offers the 308 Express Bus, which departs from both Newark Penn Station and the Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York and takes you close to the park.

Ride-sharing options can drop off and pick up passengers directly in front of the park entrance, making it easier for you to enjoy your day at the park.

3. Philadelphia Airport (PHL)

The Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is 62.7 miles away from Six Flags Great Adventure.

Visitors can expect about an hour and a half drive from this airport to Great Adventure.

Several options are available to help visitors reach the park, including public transportation, ridesharing services, and car rentals.

For visitors who prefer public transportation, the NJ Transit operates a bus service from Market St at 11th St near the airport to CR-528 at HAWKIN RD, taking around 2 hours and 12 minutes.

Bus tickets cost between $1 and $6, which is a budget-friendly option.

Additionally, you can find train operators such as SEPTA, Amtrak Northeast Regional, and Amtrak Acela offering services to make your journey smoother.

Renting a car from PHL is another available option as they offer various vehicle sizes and pricing options to suit your needs. 

4. JFK Airport

JFK is approximately 80 miles away from Six Flags Great Adventure and the journey time from JFK to the park can easily add up to over two hours. 

Although there is no direct shuttle service from JFK Airport, visitors can still make use of public transportation to reach the park.

One popular option is to take the subway or commuter train from JFK into New York City, followed by a connecting train to the New Jersey area, then use a local bus or ride-share app to complete the trip to the park.

Navigating from JFK Airport to Six Flags can require some detailed planning, and dealing with a lot of traffic.

We'd recommend using another alternative to get to the park.

5. LGA Airport

The distance between LaGuardia Airport and Six Flags Great Adventure is approximately 85 miles, and it takes about 1 hour and 30 minutes to 2 hours and 30 minutes to reach the destination by car, depending on traffic.

Unfortunately, there is no direct public transportation from the airport to the park; however, visitors can take a combination of buses and trains to get closer to the park, followed by a taxi or ride-share service for the remaining distance.

Similarly to the other airport options, LaGuardia has ride-sharing services for visitors.

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