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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, subway  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Darien to Grand Central New Haven / ...
  2. Take the subway from 5 Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport E

$18 - $29

Cheapest option

Train, line 4 subway  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Darien to Harlem-125th St. New Haven / ...
  2. Take the line 4 subway from 125 St to New Lots Av 4

$16 - $32

6 alternative options

Line 344 bus, train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 344 bus from Darien RR and West Ave to STAMFORD TRANS CTR BAY E and N STATE ST 344 / ...
  2. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$64 - $172

Train, bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Darien to Stamford
  2. Take the bus from Stamford, Ct to New York, Ny
  3. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica

$21 - $46

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Darien to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 43.9 miles

$230 - $280

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Darien to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 43.9 miles

$4 - $7

Shuttle  •  53 min

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

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  53 min

  1. Take a town car from Darien to New York JFK Airport 43.9 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The distance between Darien and New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 34 miles. The road distance is 43.9 miles.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Darien to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 44 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Darien to New York JFK Airport (JFK).

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Map of how to get from Darien to New York JFK Airport (JFK).
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  • Distance: 34.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

What companies run services between Darien, CT, USA and New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA?

There is no direct connection from Darien 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 Darien to New York JFK Airport (JFK) via STAMFORD TRANS CTR BAY E and N STATE ST, Stamford Amtrak, New York Penn Station, Penn Station, Jamaica, and Jamaica, NY in around 2 h 37 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Darien to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$11 - $13
Off-peak onboard
$17 - $19
Onboard
$16 - $23
At station
$13 - $17
Train from Darien to Stamford
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $13
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$6 - $7
Off-peak onboard
$12 - $13
Onboard
$8 - $12
At station
$3 - $9
Train from Darien to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$17 - $18
Onboard
$15 - $22
At station
$12 - $16
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Stamford Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
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
Bus operators
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Darien RR and West Ave to STAMFORD TRANS CTR BAY E and N STATE ST
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Stamford, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Other operators
Taxi from Darien to New York JFK Airport (JFK)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$230 - $280
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 203-334-2121
Norwalk Taxi & Car Service
Phone
+1 203-855-1764
Website
norwalktaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Darien to New York JFK Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Darien to New York JFK Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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