There are 6 ways to get from Jamaica (Station) to Brooklyn by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  10 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to East New York Hempstead / ...

$3 - $5

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Train, line 2 subway  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal Hempstead / ...
  2. Take the line 2 subway from Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr to Church Av 2 / ...

$7 - $8

Bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Jamaica Av/Sutphin Bl to Jamaica Av/Fanchon Pl Q24 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Alabama Av / Fulton St to Clarkson Av/Nostrand Av B12

$5 - $14

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jamaica (Station) to Brooklyn 10.1 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Jamaica (Station) to Brooklyn 10.1 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from Jamaica (Station) to Brooklyn 10.1 miles

$24 - $35

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No, there is no direct bus from Jamaica (Station) to Brooklyn. However, there are services departing from Jamaica Av/Sutphin Bl and arriving at Clarkson Av/Nostrand Av via Alabama Av / Fulton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Jamaica and arriving at East New York. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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The distance between Jamaica (Station) and Brooklyn is 8 miles. The road distance is 10.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Jamaica (Station) to Brooklyn without a car is to train which takes 10 min and costs .

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The train from Jamaica to East New York takes 10 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Jamaica (Station) to Brooklyn bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Jamaica Av/Sutphin Bl station.

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

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The best way to get from Jamaica (Station) to Brooklyn is to train which takes 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 25 min.

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Jamaica (Station) to Brooklyn bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at Clarkson Av/Nostrand Av station.

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Jamaica (Station) to Brooklyn train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at East New York station.

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Map of how to get from Jamaica (Station) to Brooklyn.
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  • Distance: 8.2 miles
  • Duration: 10 min

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

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Jamaica (Station) to Brooklyn every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Jamaica (Station) to Brooklyn via Jamaica Av/Sutphin Bl, Jamaica Av/Fanchon Pl, and Alabama Av / Fulton St in around 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to East New York
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Jamaica Av/Sutphin Bl to Jamaica Av/Fanchon Pl
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Alabama Av / Fulton St to Clarkson Av/Nostrand Av
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Jamaica (Station) to Brooklyn
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$24 - $35
UberX
$27 - $35
Car Seat
$35 - $50
UberXL
$40 - $55
Black
$55 - $70
Black SUV
$70 - $95
Taxi from Jamaica (Station) to Brooklyn
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Jamaica (Station) to Brooklyn is 10 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Jamaica (Station) to Brooklyn.

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