There are 5 ways to get from Hershey to New York JFK Airport (JFK) by train, bus, subway, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$114 - $287

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Line 322 bus, bus, subway  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 322 bus from Hershey Intermodal Center to Market Square Transfer Center 322
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, PA to New York
  3. Take the subway from East Broadway to Kew Gardens - Union Tpke F
  4. Take the bus from Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd to JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION Q10

$37 - $43

3 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Easton, Pa 4692
  2. Take the bus from Easton, PA to JKF Terminal 4 Eastbound Allentown

$48 - $93

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Hershey to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 178.2 miles

$17 - $26

Line 322 bus, fly, train  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 322 bus from Hershey Intermodal Center to Market Square Transfer Center
  2. Fly from Harrisburg (MDT) to Philadelphia (PHL) MDT - PHL
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
  4. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica

$262 - $662

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The cheapest way to get from Hershey to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hershey to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hershey to New York JFK Airport (JFK). However, there are services departing from Hershey Intermodal Center and arriving at JKF Terminal 4 via Harrisburg, Pa and Easton, PA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 15 min.

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The distance between Hershey and New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 154 miles. The road distance is 178.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Hershey to New York JFK Airport (JFK) without a car is to train which takes 5 h 57 min and costs $110 - $290.

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It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to get from Hershey to New York JFK Airport (JFK), including transfers.

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Hershey to New York JFK Airport (JFK) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Harrisburg, Pa station.

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The best way to get from Hershey to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to train which takes 5 h 57 min and costs $110 - $290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $95 and takes 8 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Harrisburg Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 47 min.

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Hershey to New York JFK Airport (JFK) bus services, operated by Trans-bridge Lines, arrive at JKF Terminal 4 station.

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Map of how to get from Hershey to New York JFK Airport (JFK).
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  • Distance: 153.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 57 min

What companies run services between Hershey, PA, USA and New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA?

You can take a train from Hershey to New York JFK Airport (JFK) via Market Square Transfer Center, Harrisburg Amtrak, Philadelphia 30th Street Station, New York Penn Station, Penn Station, Jamaica, and Jamaica, NY in around 5 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hershey to New York JFK Airport (JFK) via Market Square Transfer Center, Harrisburg, Pa, Easton, Pa, and Easton, PA in around 8 h 15 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Harrisburg to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
CAT Transit
Phone
+1 717-238-8304
Website
cattransit.com
Bus from Hershey Intermodal Center to Market Square Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
cattransit.com
Book at
cattransit.com
Great Wall Bus
Bus from Harrisburg, PA to New York
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd to JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Easton, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Trans-bridge Lines

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Yes, the driving distance between Hershey to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 178 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to drive from Hershey to New York JFK Airport (JFK).

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American Airlines offers flights from Harrisburg Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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