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

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Recommended option

AirTrain, train  •  54 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY Jamaica
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal Hempstead / ...

$11 - $14

Cheapest option

Bus, line 4 subway  •  1 h 17 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

6 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd Q10
  2. Take the bus from Queens Bl/Union Tpk to Queens Bl /59 Av Q60
  3. Take the bus from Woodhaven Bl/Hoffman Dr to State St/Battery Pl

$7 - $20

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

Towncar  •  23 min

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

$16 - $180

Shuttle  •  23 min

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

$16 - $75

Uber  •  23 min

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

$35 - $50

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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 costs $90 - $110 and takes 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) station to Battery Park. However, there are services departing from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station and arriving at State St/Battery Pl via Queens Bl/Union Tpk and Woodhaven Bl/Hoffman Dr. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Battery Park is 13 miles. The road distance is 16.8 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park without a car is to AirTrain and train which takes 54 min and costs $11 - $14.

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park is to AirTrain and train which takes 54 min and costs $11 - $14. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $6 - $21 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at State St/Battery Pl station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park is 17 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park.
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  • Distance: 12.9 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

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

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park via Jamaica, NY, Jamaica, Atlantic Terminal, Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr, and Bowling Green in around 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Battery Park via Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd, Queens Bl/Union Tpk, Queens Bl /59 Av, Woodhaven Bl/Hoffman Dr, and State St/Battery Pl in around 2 h 34 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to New Lots Av/Ashford St
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Queens Bl/Union Tpk to Queens Bl /59 Av
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Woodhaven Bl/Hoffman Dr to State St/Battery Pl
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Shuttles by Jayride
Website
jayride.com
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Battery Park
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Battery Park
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
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
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
Car Seat
$50 - $65
UberX
$40 - $55
UberPool
$35 - $50
UberXL
$60 - $80
Black
$80 - $100
Black SUV
$100 - $130
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

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