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Duration 52 min
Distance 18.7 miles
Average price $7
Frequency 4/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Journal Square and Jamaica takes 52 min and the fastest train takes 45 min. The train runs at least 4 times per hour from Journal Square to Jamaica. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Journal Square
  2. New York Penn Station
  3. Jamaica
57 min
$8 - $11

Journal Square to Jamaica train times

Trains run every 15 minutes between Journal Square and Jamaica. The earliest departure is at 18:09 in the evening, and the last departure from Journal Square is at 23:35 which arrives into Jamaica at 00:40. All services require a transfer at 33rd Street and take an average of 52 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Journal Square to Jamaica. However, there are services departing from Journal Square and arriving at Jamaica via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 57 min.

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The distance between Journal Square and Jamaica is 14 miles. The road distance is 18.7 miles.

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Journal Square to Jamaica train services, operated by PATH, depart from Journal Square station.

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Journal Square to Jamaica train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Jamaica station.

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There are 7524+ hotels available in Jamaica. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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