There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 96 St by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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AirTrain, train, line 2 subway  •  41 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 8 to Jamaica, NY
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the line 2 subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 96 St 2 / ...

$10 - $12

Cheapest option

Bus, line 3 subway  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to New Lots Av/Ashford St B15
  2. Take the line 3 subway from New Lots Av to 96 St 3 / ...

$6 - $10

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 96 St 20.5 miles

$110 - $130

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 96 St 20.5 miles

$2 - $3

Shuttle  •  24 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York JFK Airport to 96 St

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  24 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to 96 St 20.5 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 96 St 20.5 miles

$50 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 96 St is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 96 St is to taxi which costs $110 - $130 and takes 24 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and 96 St is 14 miles. The road distance is 20.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 96 St without a car is to AirTrain and train and line 2 subway which takes 41 min and costs $9 - $12.

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 96 St, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 96 St is 20 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 96 St.

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There are 1780+ hotels available in 96 St. Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 96 St.
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  • Distance: 14.4 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and 96 St, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 96 St. However, you can take the AirTrain to Jamaica, NY, take the walk to Jamaica, take the train to Penn Station, take the walk to 34 St - Penn Station, then take the line 2 subway to 96 St. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 96 St via New Lots Av/Ashford St and New Lots Av in around 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to New Lots Av/Ashford St
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 96 St
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$50 - $65
UberX
$55 - $70
Car Seat
$60 - $80
UberXL
$80 - $110
Black
$100 - $130
Black SUV
$120 - $160
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to 96 St
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to 96 St
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to 96 St
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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