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There are 6 ways to get from Brooklyn to Jamaica (Station) by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  9 min

  1. Take the train from East New York to Jamaica Hempstead / ...

$3 - $5

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Line 2 subway, train  •  48 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Church Av to Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr 2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Atlantic Terminal to Jamaica Hempstead / ...

$6 - $9

Bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Clarkson Av/New York Av to Fulton St/Alabama Av B12
  2. Take the bus from Jamaica Av/Georgia Av to Archer Av/143 St Q24

$5 - $14

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brooklyn to Jamaica (Station) 10.3 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Brooklyn to Jamaica (Station) 10.3 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Brooklyn to Jamaica (Station) 10.3 miles

$25 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Brooklyn to Jamaica (Station) is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brooklyn to Jamaica (Station) is to train which costs $3 - $5 and takes 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brooklyn to Jamaica (Station). However, there are services departing from Clarkson Av/New York Av and arriving at Archer Av/143 St via Jamaica Av/Georgia Av. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from East New York and arriving at Jamaica. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Brooklyn and Jamaica (Station) is 8 miles. The road distance is 10.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Brooklyn to Jamaica (Station) without a car is to train which takes 9 min and costs $3 - $5.

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The train from East New York to Jamaica takes 9 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Brooklyn to Jamaica (Station) bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Clarkson Av/New York Av station.

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Brooklyn to Jamaica (Station) train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from East New York station.

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The best way to get from Brooklyn to Jamaica (Station) is to train which takes 9 min and costs $3 - $5. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $4 - $14 and takes 1 h 24 min.

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  • Distance: 8.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 min

What companies run services between Brooklyn, NY, USA and Jamaica (Station), NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Brooklyn to Jamaica (Station) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brooklyn to Jamaica (Station) via Fulton St/Alabama Av and Jamaica Av/Georgia Av in around 1 h 24 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from East New York to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Atlantic Terminal to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 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 Clarkson Av/New York Av to Fulton St/Alabama Av
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Jamaica Av/Georgia Av to Archer Av/143 St
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Brooklyn to Jamaica (Station)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$25 - $35
UberX
$27 - $35
Car Seat
$35 - $50
UberXL
$40 - $55
Black
$55 - $75
Black SUV
$70 - $95
Taxi from Brooklyn to Jamaica (Station)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net

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Brooklyn to Jamaica (Station) bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at Archer Av/143 St station.

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Brooklyn to Jamaica (Station) train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Jamaica station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brooklyn to Jamaica (Station) is 10 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Brooklyn to Jamaica (Station).

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There are 1717+ hotels available in Jamaica (Station). Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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