There are 6 ways to get from Beacon to New York JFK Airport (JFK) by train, subway, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, subway, AirTrain  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Beacon to Grand Central
  2. Take the subway from 5 Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport E
  3. Take the AirTrain from Jamaica, NY to Terminal 4

$21 - $36

Cheapest option

Towncar  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take a town car from Beacon to New York JFK Airport 73.1 miles

$16 - $180

4 alternative options

Bus Coach USA, train  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Beacon Train Station to Newburgh - 17K Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Newburgh, NY to New York, NY - 40th and 8th 714 / ...
  3. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica

$27 - $51

Train, line 4 subway  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Beacon to Harlem-125th St. Hudson
  2. Take the line 4 subway from 125 St to New Lots Av 4

$19 - $38

Bus, train VIA Rail  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Beacon - Beacon Post Office to Poughkeepsie - Train Station B
  2. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York VIA Rail / ...

$34 - $86

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Beacon to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 73.1 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The distance between Beacon and New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 61 miles. The road distance is 73.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Beacon to New York JFK Airport (JFK) without a car is to train and subway and AirTrain which takes 2 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Beacon to New York JFK Airport (JFK), including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Beacon to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 73 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to drive from Beacon to New York JFK Airport (JFK).

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Map of how to get from Beacon to New York JFK Airport (JFK).
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  • Distance: 60.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 28 min

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

There is no direct connection from Beacon to New York JFK Airport (JFK). However, you can take the train to Grand Central, take the walk to 5 Av/53 St, take the subway to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport, take the walk to Jamaica, NY, then take the AirTrain to Terminal 4. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Beacon to New York JFK Airport (JFK) via Newburgh - 17K Bus Terminal, Newburgh, NY, New York, NY - 40th and 8th, Penn Station, Jamaica, and Jamaica, NY in around 3 h 15 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Beacon to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $30
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $17
Off-peak onboard
$21 - $23
Onboard
$22 - $30
At station
$19 - $23
Train from Beacon to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$21 - $29
At station
$18 - $22
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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Poughkeepsie to New York
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $120
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Bus operators
Leprechaun Lines
Phone
+1 845-565-7900
Email
info@leprechaunlines.com
Website
leprechaunlines.com
Bus from Beacon Train Station to Newburgh - 17K Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
leprechaunlines.com
Dutchess County Goverment, NY
Phone
(845) 473-8424
Website
co.dutchess.ny.us
Bus from Beacon - Beacon Post Office to Poughkeepsie - Train Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
dutchessny.gov
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Beacon to New York JFK Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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