There are 6 ways to get from East Meadow to New York JFK Airport (JFK) by bus, train, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Front St + East Meadow Ave to Hicksville LIRR Station n48 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hicksville to Jamaica Ronkonkoma / ...

$11 - $13

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Hempstead Transit Center to Hillside Ave 179th St Subway n6 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hillside Av/178 St to Jfk/Terminal 5-6 Q3

$8 - $13

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Meadow to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 17.4 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from East Meadow to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 17.4 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  18 min

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

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. Take a town car from East Meadow to New York JFK Airport 17.4 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from East Meadow to New York JFK Airport (JFK). However, there are services departing from Front St + Coolidge Dr and arriving at Jfk/Terminal 5-6 via Hempstead Transit Center and Hillside Av/178 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 57 min.

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The distance between East Meadow and New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 13 miles. The road distance is 17.4 miles.

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The best way to get from East Meadow to New York JFK Airport (JFK) without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from East Meadow to New York JFK Airport (JFK), including transfers.

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East Meadow to New York JFK Airport (JFK) bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, depart from Hempstead Transit Center station.

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East Meadow to New York JFK Airport (JFK) bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at Jfk/Terminal 5-6 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Meadow to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 17 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from East Meadow to New York JFK Airport (JFK).

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Map of how to get from East Meadow to New York JFK Airport (JFK).
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  • Distance: 12.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 9 min

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

You can take a bus from East Meadow to New York JFK Airport (JFK) via Hempstead Transit Center, Hillside Ave 179th St Subway, and Hillside Av/178 St in around 1 h 57 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Hicksville to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Front St + East Meadow Ave to Hicksville LIRR Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Hempstead Transit Center to Hillside Ave 179th St Subway
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Hillside Av/178 St to Jfk/Terminal 5-6
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from East Meadow to New York JFK Airport (JFK)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Bethpage Taxi
Phone
+1 516-652-2353
Website
bethpagelongislandtaxi.com
Seaford Taxi and Airport Service
Phone
+1 516 236-5735
Website
seafordtaxis.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from East Meadow to New York JFK Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from East Meadow to New York JFK Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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