There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 49th Street (BMT Broadway Line) by train, subway, 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  •  47 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 50 St E

$8

Cheapest option

Subway  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 50 St A

$6 - $8

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 49th Street (BMT Broadway Line) 18.1 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 49th Street (BMT Broadway Line) 18.1 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  22 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Terminal 4 to 49th Street (BMT Broadway Line)

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  22 min

  1. Take a town car from Terminal 4 to 49th Street (BMT Broadway Line) 18.1 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 49th Street (BMT Broadway Line) 18.1 miles

$40 - $55

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and 49th Street (BMT Broadway Line), NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 49th Street (BMT Broadway Line). However, you can take the train to Jamaica AirTrain, take the walk to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport, take the subway to 50 St, then take the walk to 49th Street (BMT Broadway Line). Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 49th Street (BMT Broadway Line) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 53 min.

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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Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 49th Street (BMT Broadway Line)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$40 - $55
uberX + Car Seat
$55 - $75
uberX
$50 - $65
uberXL
$65 - $85
UberBLACK
$85 - $110
SUV
$110 - $140
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 49th Street (BMT Broadway Line)
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 49th Street (BMT Broadway Line)
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Terminal 4 to 49th Street (BMT Broadway Line)
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and 49th Street (BMT Broadway Line) is 21 km. The road distance is 29 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 49th Street (BMT Broadway Line) is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 22 min.

The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 49th Street (BMT Broadway Line) is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs $95 - $120.

It takes approximately 47 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 49th Street (BMT Broadway Line), including transfers.