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

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Recommended option

Line 7 subway, train  •  36 min

  1. Take the line 7 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Woodside - 61 St 7 / ...
  2. Take the train from Woodside to Jamaica Port Jefferson / ...

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus via 46 St  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Queens Bl/46 St to Sutphin Bl/91 Av Q60

$5 - $10

4 alternative options

Bus Hampton Jitney Inc.  •  48 min

  1. Take the bus from 40th & Lex to JFK Airport Connection Montauk-Eastbound / ...
  2. Take the bus from Main St/Horace Harding Ey N to Sutphin Bl/Jamaica Av Q44-Sbs

$22 - $41

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station) 11.6 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station) 11.6 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station) 11.6 miles

$28 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station) is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station) is to taxi which costs $60 - $80 and takes 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station). However, there are services departing from 40th & Lex and arriving at Sutphin Bl/Jamaica Av via Main St/Horace Harding Ey N. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 48 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Jamaica (Station) is 10 miles. The road distance is 11.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station) without a car is to line 7 subway and train which takes 36 min and costs $5 - $8.

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It takes approximately 36 min to get from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station), including transfers.

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Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station) bus services, operated by Hampton Jitney Inc., depart from 40th & Lex station.

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Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station) bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Sutphin Bl/Jamaica Av station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station) is 12 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station).

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There are 1722+ hotels available in Jamaica (Station). Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station).
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  • Distance: 9.6 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and Jamaica (Station), NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station) via JFK Airport Connection, Main St/Horace Harding Ey N, and Sutphin Bl/Jamaica Av in around 48 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from 40th & Lex to JFK Airport Connection
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Online
$20 - $29
Onboard
$24 - $35
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Main St/Horace Harding Ey N to Sutphin Bl/Jamaica Av
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Queens Bl/46 St to Sutphin Bl/91 Av
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
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uber.com
UberPool
$28 - $40
UberX
$30 - $40
Car Seat
$40 - $55
UberXL
$45 - $60
Black
$60 - $80
Black SUV
$80 - $100
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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