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There are 8 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Brighton Beach by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal Hempstead / ...
  2. Take the subway from Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr to Brighton Beach Q / ...

$9 - $12

Cheapest option

Bus, subway  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd Q10
  2. Take the subway from Kew Gardens - Union Tpke to Avenue X F

$8 - $16

6 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to New Lots Av/Ashford St B15
  2. Take the bus from Rockaway Pky/Glenwood Rd to Kings Hy/E 16 St B82 / ...

$10 - $24

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Brighton Beach 15.5 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Brighton Beach 15.5 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  17 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York JFK Airport to Brighton Beach

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  17 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Brighton Beach 15.5 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Brighton Beach 15.5 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Brighton Beach is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Brighton Beach is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 17 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Brighton Beach is 10 miles. The road distance is 15.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Brighton Beach without a car is to train and subway which takes 1 h 12 min and costs $8 - $12.

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It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Brighton Beach, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Brighton Beach is 16 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Brighton Beach.

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There are 1596+ hotels available in Brighton Beach. Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Brighton Beach.
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  • Distance: 10.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 12 min

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Brighton Beach, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Brighton Beach via New Lots Av/Ashford St, Livonia Av/Ashford St, Rockaway Station/Rockaway Station, Rockaway Pky/Glenwood Rd, Kings Hy/E 16 St, and Kings Hwy in around 1 h 44 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to New Lots Av/Ashford St
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Rockaway Pky/Glenwood Rd to Kings Hy/E 16 St
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Brighton Beach
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$35 - $50
UberX
$40 - $55
Car Seat
$50 - $65
UberXL
$60 - $80
Black
$80 - $100
Black SUV
$100 - $130
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Brighton Beach
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Brighton Beach
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Brighton Beach
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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