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There are 7 ways to get from Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport (JFK) by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Train  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica Port Jefferson / ...

$9 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 3 subway, bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 3 subway from 34 St - Penn Station to New Lots Av 3
  2. Take the bus from New Lots Av/Ashford St to JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION B15

$5 - $10

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Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 17.1 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 17.1 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  20 min

  1. Take a town car from Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport 17.1 miles

$16 - $180

Shuttle  •  20 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport

$16 - $75

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 17.1 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to taxi which costs $90 - $110 and takes 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Madison Square Garden station to New York JFK Airport (JFK). However, there are services departing from Penn Station and arriving at Terminal 8 via Jamaica, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between Madison Square Garden and New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 13 miles. The road distance is 17.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport (JFK) without a car is to train which takes 30 min and costs $9 - $11.

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It takes approximately 30 min to get from Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport (JFK), including transfers.

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Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport (JFK) train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Penn Station.

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Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport (JFK) train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Jamaica station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 17 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport (JFK).

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There are 1598+ hotels available in New York JFK Airport (JFK). Prices start at $111 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport (JFK).
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  • Distance: 13.3 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Madison Square Garden, NY, USA and New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport (JFK) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 21 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from New Lots Av/Ashford St to JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Shuttles by Jayride
Website
jayride.com
Shuttle from Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport (JFK)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
Car Seat
$50 - $65
UberX
$40 - $55
UberPool
$35 - $50
UberXL
$60 - $80
Black
$80 - $110
Black SUV
$100 - $130
Taxi from Madison Square Garden to New York JFK Airport (JFK)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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