There are 6 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Cape May by train, bus, car or plane

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, bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street 316

$99 - $257

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj 8545 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street 552

$31 - $72

4 alternative options

Train, bus via Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from 30Th St. Phl. to Atlantic City
  3. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Rt-47 At First St 552

$131 - $297

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Cape May 173 miles

$16 - $25

Fly from New York JFK, bus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Philadelphia (PHL) JFK - PHL
  2. Take the bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street

$142 - $464

Fly from New York La Guardia, bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Philadelphia (PHL) LGA - PHL
  2. Take the bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street

$155 - $507

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Cape May is to drive which costs $16 - $25 and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Cape May is to drive which costs $16 - $25 and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Cape May is 133 miles. The road distance is 173 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 54 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Cape May, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to Cape May is Atlantic City (ACY) Airport which is 40.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include Philadelphia (PHL) (67.9 miles), Baltimore (BWI) (96.6 miles), Reagan Washington (DCA) (115.7 miles) and Newark (EWR) (128 miles).

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Cape May.
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  • Distance: 133.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 54 min

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Cape May, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Cape May via Howard Beach, NY, Howard Beach - JFK Airport, 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, Ny, Atlantic City, Nj, and Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal in around 6 h 29 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Flights from New York JFK to Philadelphia via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Flights from New York La Guardia to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from 30Th St. Phl. to Atlantic City
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Rt-47 At First St
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45

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