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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  14 min

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

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  36 min

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

$3

2 alternative options

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

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
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Jamaica (Station) to Valley Stream?

The distance between Jamaica (Station) and Valley Stream is 9 km. The road distance is 13 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Jamaica (Station) to Valley Stream?

The cheapest way to get from Jamaica (Station) to Valley Stream is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 9 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Jamaica (Station) to Valley Stream?

The quickest way to get from Jamaica (Station) to Valley Stream is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs $45 - $60.

Is there a direct train between Jamaica (Station) and Valley Stream?

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.

Is there a direct bus between Jamaica (Station) and Valley Stream?

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.

How long does it take to get from Jamaica (Station) to Valley Stream?

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