There are 8 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 2 Columbus Circle by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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, subway  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from JFK International Airport to Jamaica AirTrain AirTrain
  2. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to 7 Av E

$8

Cheapest option

Subway  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 59 St - Columbus Circle A

$6 - $8

6 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from JFK Airport to Grand Central Terminal

$18

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 2 Columbus Circle 17.6 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 2 Columbus Circle 17.6 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  22 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Terminal 4 to 2 Columbus Circle

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  22 min

  1. Take a town car from Terminal 4 to 2 Columbus Circle 17.6 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 2 Columbus Circle 17.6 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and 2 Columbus Circle, NY, USA?

NYC Airporter operates a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 2 Columbus Circle every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $18 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from JFK International Airport to Jamaica AirTrain
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Bus operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 2 Columbus Circle
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$35 - $55
uberX + Car Seat
$50 - $65
uberX
$40 - $55
uberXL
$65 - $85
UberBLACK
$85 - $110
SUV
$110 - $140
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 2 Columbus Circle
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Terminal 4 to 2 Columbus Circle
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Terminal 4 to 2 Columbus Circle
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 2 Columbus Circle?

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and 2 Columbus Circle is 22 km. The road distance is 28 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 2 Columbus Circle?

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 2 Columbus Circle is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 22 min.

What is the fastest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 2 Columbus Circle?

The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 2 Columbus Circle is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs $95 - $120.

Is there a direct bus between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and 2 Columbus Circle?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from JFK Airport and arriving at Grand Central Terminal. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

How long does it take to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 2 Columbus Circle?

It takes approximately 50 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 2 Columbus Circle, including transfers.