There are 8 ways to get from 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) to New York JFK Airport (JFK) by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica Port Jefferson / ...
  2. Take the train from Station D Jamaica Station to Terminal 4 Howard Beach / ...

$6 - $11

Cheapest option

Subway, bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the subway from 34 St - Herald Sq to Kew Gardens - Union Tpke F
  2. Take the bus from Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd to JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION Q10

$5 - $10

6 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 33 St to Queens Bl/78 Av X63 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd to JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION Q10

$5 - $14

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 16.7 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 16.7 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  20 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) to New York JFK Airport

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  20 min

  1. Take a town car from 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) to New York JFK Airport 16.7 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 16.7 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to taxi which costs $90 - $110 and takes 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) to New York JFK Airport (JFK) station. However, there are services departing from Madison Av/E 33 St and arriving at JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION via Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) station to New York JFK Airport (JFK). However, there are services departing from Penn Station and arriving at Terminal 4 via Station D Jamaica Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) and New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 13 miles. The road distance is 16.7 miles.

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The best way to get from 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) to New York JFK Airport (JFK) without a car is to train which takes 40 min and costs $6 - $11.

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) to New York JFK Airport (JFK), including transfers.

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34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) to New York JFK Airport (JFK) bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Madison Av/E 33 St station.

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Map of how to get from 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) to New York JFK Airport (JFK).
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  • Distance: 13 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway), NY, USA and New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA?

You can take a train from 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) to New York JFK Airport (JFK) via Penn Station, Jamaica, and Station D Jamaica Station in around 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) to New York JFK Airport (JFK) via Madison Av/E 33 St, Queens Bl/78 Av, and Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd in around 1 h 49 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Station D Jamaica Station to Terminal 4
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd to JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 33 St to Queens Bl/78 Av
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) to New York JFK Airport (JFK)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$35 - $50
Car Seat
$50 - $65
UberX
$40 - $55
UberXL
$60 - $80
Black
$80 - $110
Black SUV
$100 - $130
Taxi from 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) to New York JFK Airport (JFK)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) to New York JFK Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from 34th Street–Herald Square (New York City Subway) to New York JFK Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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