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

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 #2  •  1 h 12 min

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

$5 - $10

4 alternative options

Bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 42 St to Roosevelt Av/61 St Q32

$6 - $12

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station) 12.2 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station) 12.2 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station) 12.2 miles

$28 - $40

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

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station) every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 33 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 42 St to Roosevelt Av/61 St
Ave. Duration
33 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
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 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
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$28 - $40
uberX + Car Seat
$45 - $60
uberX
$35 - $50
uberXL
$45 - $60
UberBLACK
$60 - $80
SUV
$80 - $110
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Jamaica (Station) is 15 km. The road distance is 19 km.

The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station) is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station) is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs $65 - $80.

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