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Train, subway  •  39 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 Lexington Av/53 St E

$6 - $8

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 52nd Street 17 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 52nd Street 17 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  21 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Terminal 4 to 52nd Street

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  21 min

  1. Take a town car from Terminal 4 to 52nd Street 17 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 52nd Street 17 miles

$35 - $50

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and 52nd Street, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 52nd Street. However, you can take the train to Jamaica AirTrain, take the walk to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport, take the subway to Lexington Av/53 St, then take the walk to 52nd Street. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to 52nd Street.

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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Port Authority NYNJ
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 52nd Street
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$35 - $50
uberX + Car Seat
$55 - $70
uberX
$45 - $60
uberXL
$60 - $80
UberBLACK
$80 - $110
SUV
$100 - $140
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 52nd Street
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Terminal 4 to 52nd Street
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Terminal 4 to 52nd Street
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and 52nd Street is 20 km. The road distance is 27 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 52nd Street is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 21 min.

The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 52nd Street is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs $90 - $110.

It takes approximately 39 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 52nd Street, including transfers.