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

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Train, subway  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal
  3. Take the subway from Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr to 8 Av N

$9 - $14

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Bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to Hegeman Av/Chester Av B15
  2. Take the bus from Hegeman Av/Chester Av to 39 St/1 Av B35

$7 - $20

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Subway  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to Jay St - MetroTech A
  2. Take the subway from Jay St - MetroTech to 8 Av N / ...

$9

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Bay Ridge 15.4 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Bay Ridge 15.4 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  21 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York JFK Airport to Bay Ridge

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  21 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Bay Ridge 15.4 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Bay Ridge 15.4 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Bay Ridge is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) station to Bay Ridge. However, there are services departing from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION and arriving at 8 Av/60 St via Hegeman Av/Chester Av and 39 St/1 Av. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Bay Ridge is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.4 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Bay Ridge without a car is to train and subway which takes 1 h and costs $8 - $14.

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It takes approximately 1 h to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Bay Ridge, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Bay Ridge bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Bay Ridge bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at 39 St/1 Av station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Bay Ridge is 15 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Bay Ridge.

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There are 1739+ hotels available in Bay Ridge. Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Bay Ridge.
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  • Distance: 12.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

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

You can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Bay Ridge via Hegeman Av/Chester Av and 39 St/1 Av in around 2 h 24 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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rome2rio.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr to 8 Av
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to Jay St - MetroTech
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Jay St - MetroTech to 8 Av
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to Hegeman Av/Chester Av
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Hegeman Av/Chester Av to 39 St/1 Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 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 Bay Ridge
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$35 - $50
UberX
$40 - $55
Car Seat
$50 - $65
UberXL
$60 - $80
Black
$75 - $100
Black SUV
$100 - $130
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Bay Ridge
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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 New York JFK Airport to Bay Ridge
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Bay Ridge
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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