There are 7 ways to get from Jamaica to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Subway  •  36 min

  1. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd to Lexington Av/63 St F
  2. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to 86 St Q / ...

$6

6 alternative options

Subway, line 6 subway  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to Canal St J / ...
  2. Take the line 6 subway from Canal St to 86 St 6

$6

Bus Hampton Jitney Inc.  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Sutphin Bl/Jamaica Av to Main St/60 Av Q44-Sbs
  2. Take the bus from JFK Airport Connection to 3 Av & E 86 St Montauk-Westbound / ...

$23 - $66

Bus  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Sutphin Bl/Liberty Av to E 60 St/2 Av Q60

$6 - $10

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jamaica to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) 13.4 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Jamaica to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) 13.4 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Jamaica to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) 13.4 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Jamaica to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line). However, there are services departing from Sutphin Bl/Jamaica Av and arriving at 3 Av & E 86 St via JFK Airport Connection. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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The distance between Jamaica and 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) is 10 miles. The road distance is 13.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Jamaica to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) without a car is to subway which takes 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 36 min to get from Jamaica to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line), including transfers.

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Jamaica to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Sutphin Bl/Jamaica Av station.

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Jamaica to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) bus services, operated by Hampton Jitney Inc., arrive at 3 Av & E 86 St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Jamaica to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) is 13 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Jamaica to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line).

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There are 1768+ hotels available in 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line). Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Jamaica to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line).
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  • Distance: 10 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

What companies run services between Jamaica, NY, USA and 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line), NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Jamaica to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) via Main St/60 Av, JFK Airport Connection, and 3 Av & E 86 St in around 1 h 24 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from Sutphin Blvd to Lexington Av/63 St
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Lexington Av/63 St to 86 St
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to Canal St
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Canal St to 86 St
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Sutphin Bl/Jamaica Av to Main St/60 Av
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Sutphin Bl/Liberty Av to E 60 St/2 Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from JFK Airport Connection to 3 Av & E 86 St
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Online
$20 - $29
Onboard
$24 - $35
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from Airport Connection-Westbound to 86th Street - Manhattan
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Jamaica to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$30 - $45
UberX
$35 - $45
Car Seat
$45 - $60
UberXL
$50 - $70
Black
$70 - $90
Black SUV
$90 - $120
Taxi from Jamaica to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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