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

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Recommended option

Line 163 bus, train  •  1h 12m

  1. Take the line 163 bus from Paterson Ave At Grove St to Port Authority Bus Terminal 160 / ...
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica Port Jefferson / ...

$10 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 163 bus, subway via Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport  •  1h 15m

  1. Take the line 163 bus from Paterson Ave At Grove St to Port Authority Bus Terminal 160 / ...
  2. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport E

$9 - $11

6 alternative options

Train, AirTrain  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the train from Rutherford to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  4. Take the AirTrain from Jamaica, NY to Terminal 4

$13 - $24

Line 163 bus, subway  •  1h 35m

  1. Take the line 163 bus from Paterson Ave At Grove St to Port Authority Bus Terminal 160 / ...
  2. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Howard Beach - JFK Airport A

$9 - $11

Taxi  •  31m

  1. Take a taxi from East Rutherford to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 26.7 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  31m

  1. Drive from East Rutherford to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 26.7 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  31m

  1. Take a town car from East Rutherford to New York JFK Airport 26.7 miles

$16 - $180

Shuttle  •  31m

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

$16 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Rutherford to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 31m.

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The quickest way to get from East Rutherford to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to taxi which costs $140 - $170 and takes 31m.

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No, there is no direct train from East Rutherford to New York JFK Airport (JFK). However, there are services departing from Rutherford and arriving at Terminal 4 via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level, Penn Station and Jamaica, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 11m.

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The distance between East Rutherford and New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 21 miles. The road distance is 26.7 miles.

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The best way to get from East Rutherford to New York JFK Airport (JFK) without a car is to line 163 bus and train which takes 1h 12m and costs $10 - $15.

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It takes approximately 1h 12m to get from East Rutherford to New York JFK Airport (JFK), including transfers.

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East Rutherford to New York JFK Airport (JFK) train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Rutherford station.

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East Rutherford to New York JFK Airport (JFK) train services, operated by JFK Airtrain, arrive at Terminal 4 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Rutherford to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 27 miles. It takes approximately 31m to drive from East Rutherford to New York JFK Airport (JFK).

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There are 1696+ hotels available in New York JFK Airport (JFK). Prices start at $103 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from East Rutherford to New York JFK Airport (JFK).
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  • Distance: 21.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 12m

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

You can take a train from East Rutherford to New York JFK Airport (JFK) via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level, New York Penn Station, Penn Station, Jamaica, and Jamaica, NY in around 1h 11m.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Rutherford to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
Ave. Duration
8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Jamaica, NY to Terminal 4
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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MTA
Website
mta.info
Subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Howard Beach - JFK Airport
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from East Rutherford to New York JFK Airport
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from East Rutherford to New York JFK Airport
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Taxi from East Rutherford to New York JFK Airport (JFK)
Ave. Duration
31m
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Mexico Car Service
Phone
+1 914-968-6666
Website
mexico-car-service.com
Mexicana Car Service
Phone
+1 914-476.0800
Website
mexicanacarservice.com
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com

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