There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Central Park Zoo 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, subway  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain Jamaica
  2. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to 5 Av/53 St E

$6 - $8

6 alternative options

Bus, subway  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd Q10
  2. Take the subway from Kew Gardens - Union Tpke to Lexington Av/63 St F

$6 - $10

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Central Park Zoo 17.3 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Central Park Zoo 17.3 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  22 min

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

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  22 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Central Park Zoo 17.3 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Central Park Zoo 17.3 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Central Park Zoo is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Central Park Zoo is to taxi which costs $90 - $120 and takes 22 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Central Park Zoo is 13 miles. The road distance is 17.3 miles.

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

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

There is no direct connection from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Central Park Zoo. However, you can take the train to Jamaica AirTrain, take the walk to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport, take the subway to 5 Av/53 St, then take the walk to Central Park Zoo. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Central Park Zoo via Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd, Kew Gardens - Union Tpke, and Lexington Av/63 St in around 1 h 14 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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New York City Transit (MTA)
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
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
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Central Park Zoo
Ave. Duration
22 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 - $90
UberBLACK
$85 - $110
SUV
$110 - $140
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Central Park Zoo
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Central Park Zoo
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Central Park Zoo
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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