There are 4 ways to get from Jamaica (Station) to Valley Stream by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  14 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Valley Stream Far Rockaway / ...

$3 - $5

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Bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the bus from Archer Ave. & 158 St. to Merrick Rd & Central Av n4 / ...

$3

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Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jamaica (Station) to Valley Stream 8.4 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from Jamaica (Station) to Valley Stream 8.4 miles

$1 - $2

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Archer Ave. & 158 St. and arriving at Merrick Rd & Central Av. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Jamaica and arriving at Valley Stream. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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The distance between Jamaica (Station) and Valley Stream is 6 miles. The road distance is 8.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Jamaica (Station) to Valley Stream without a car is to train which takes 14 min and costs .

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The train from Jamaica to Valley Stream takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Jamaica (Station) to Valley Stream bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, depart from Archer Ave. & 158 St. station.

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Jamaica (Station) to Valley Stream 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 Valley Stream is to train which takes 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 36 min.

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Jamaica (Station) to Valley Stream bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, arrive at Merrick Rd & Central Av station.

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Jamaica (Station) to Valley Stream train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Valley Stream station.

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Map of how to get from Jamaica (Station) to Valley Stream.
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  • Distance: 5.8 miles
  • Duration: 14 min

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

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Jamaica (Station) to Valley Stream every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 14 min. Alternatively, Nassau Inter-County Express operates a bus from Jamaica (Station) to Valley Stream every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Valley Stream
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Archer Ave. & 158 St. to Merrick Rd & Central Av
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Jamaica (Station) to Valley Stream
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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 Valley Stream is 8 miles. It takes approximately 9 min to drive from Jamaica (Station) to Valley Stream.

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