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.

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Line 7 subway, train  •  37 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 12 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.  •  51 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

$18 - $26

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

Questions & Answers

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

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

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Jamaica (Station) is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 37 min to get from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica (Station), including transfers.

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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 51 min.

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The nearest airport to Jamaica (Station) is New York JFK (JFK) Airport which is 4.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include New York La Guardia (LGA) (6.2 miles), Newark (EWR) (19.5 miles), White Plains (HPN) (26.3 miles) and Islip (ISP) (38 miles).

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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: 37 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 40th & Lex, JFK Airport Connection, Main St/Horace Harding Ey N, and Sutphin Bl/Jamaica Av in around 51 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Hampton Jitney Inc.
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Main St/Horace Harding Ey N to Sutphin Bl/Jamaica Av
Ave. Duration
20 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
UberPool
$28 - $40
Car Seat
$40 - $55
UberX
$30 - $45
UberXL
$45 - $60
Black
$60 - $80
Black SUV
$80 - $100
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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