There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park 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, line 4 subway  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal
  3. Take the line 4 subway from Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr to Bowling Green 4 / ...

$11 - $14

Cheapest option

Bus, line 4 subway  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to New Lots Av/Ashford St B15
  2. Take the line 4 subway from New Lots Av to Bowling Green 4 / ...

$6 - $10

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park 16.8 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park 16.8 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  23 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York JFK Airport to Battery Park

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  23 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Battery Park 16.8 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  23 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park 16.8 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs $90 - $110.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Battery Park is 21 km. The road distance is 27 km.

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park. However, you can take the train to Jamaica AirTrain, take the walk to Jamaica, take the train to Atlantic Terminal, take the walk to Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr, take the line 4 subway to Bowling Green, then take the walk to Battery Park. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park via New Lots Av/Ashford St, New Lots Av, and Bowling Green in around 1 h 8 min.

Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $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
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 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 Battery Park
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$40 - $55
uberX
$45 - $60
uberX + Car Seat
$55 - $70
uberXL
$65 - $85
UberBLACK
$85 - $110
SUV
$100 - $140
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Battery Park
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Battery Park
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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