There are 6 ways to get from Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport (JFK) by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train, AirTrain  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Hempstead to Jamaica Hempstead
  2. Take the AirTrain from Jamaica, NY to Terminal 4 Jamaica

$7 - $9

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Bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Oak St @ Nederlands Dorm to Hillside Ave 179th St Subway n6X
  2. Take the bus from Hillside Av/178 St to Jfk/Terminal 5-6 Q3

$5 - $10

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Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 14.1 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 14.1 miles

$1 - $2

Shuttle  •  15 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  15 min

  1. Take a town car from Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport 14.1 miles

$16 - $180

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No, there is no direct bus from Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport (JFK). However, there are services departing from Oak St @ Nederlands Dorm and arriving at Jfk/Terminal 5-6 via Hillside Av/178 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport (JFK). However, there are services departing from Hempstead and arriving at Terminal 4 via Jamaica, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between Hofstra University and New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 11 miles. The road distance is 14.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport (JFK) without a car is to train and AirTrain which takes 1 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport (JFK), including transfers.

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Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport (JFK) bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, depart from Oak St @ Nederlands Dorm station.

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Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport (JFK) train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Hempstead station.

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The best way to get from Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to train and AirTrain which takes 1 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 44 min.

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Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport (JFK) bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at Jfk/Terminal 5-6 station.

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Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport (JFK) train services, operated by PATH, arrive at Terminal 4 station.

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Map of how to get from Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport (JFK).
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  • Distance: 10.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

What companies run services between Hofstra University, NY, USA and New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA?

You can take a train from Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport (JFK) via Hempstead, Jamaica, and Jamaica, NY in around 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport (JFK) via Oak St @ Nederlands Dorm, Hillside Ave 179th St Subway, and Hillside Av/178 St in around 1 h 44 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Hempstead to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Oak St @ Nederlands Dorm to Hillside Ave 179th St Subway
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Hillside Av/178 St to Jfk/Terminal 5-6
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport (JFK)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Bethpage Taxi
Phone
+1 516-652-2353
Website
bethpagelongislandtaxi.com
Seaford Taxi and Airport Service
Phone
+1 516 236-5735
Website
seafordtaxis.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Yes, the driving distance between Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 14 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Hofstra University to New York JFK Airport (JFK).

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