There are 5 ways to get from Jamaica (Station) to Times Square by train, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station Babylon / ...

$4 - $6

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Subway  •  36 min

  1. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal E

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jamaica (Station) to Times Square 12.9 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Jamaica (Station) to Times Square 12.9 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Jamaica (Station) to Times Square 12.9 miles

$30 - $40

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Jamaica and arriving at Penn Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between Jamaica (Station) and Times Square is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Jamaica (Station) to Times Square without a car is to train which takes 21 min and costs .

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The train from Jamaica to Penn Station takes 21 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Jamaica (Station) to Times Square train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Jamaica station.

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Jamaica (Station) to Times Square train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Jamaica (Station) to Times Square is 13 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Jamaica (Station) to Times Square.

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There are 1793+ hotels available in Times Square. Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 10.2 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

What companies run services between Jamaica (Station), NY, USA and Times Square, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Jamaica (Station) to Times Square every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 21 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Jamaica (Station) to Times Square
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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uber.com
UberPool
$30 - $40
UberX
$35 - $45
Car Seat
$40 - $55
UberXL
$50 - $65
Black
$65 - $85
Black SUV
$85 - $110
Taxi from Jamaica (Station) to Times Square
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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