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

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Recommended option

Subway, train  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to 5 Av/53 St E
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Dobbs Ferry Hudson

$16 - $25

Cheapest option

Subway, line 1 bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 168 St A
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Broadway @ W 242Nd St to Cedar St @ Main St 1

$13 - $19

6 alternative options

Line 1 subway, line 1 bus  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Van Cortlandt Park - 242 St 1
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Broadway @ W 242Nd St to Cedar St @ Main St 1

$14 - $22

Bus  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Archer Av/Sutphin Bl to Hillside Av/Springfield Bl Q43
  2. Take the bus from Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl to White Plains, NY Patchogue-Binghamton / ...

$20 - $39

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Dobbs Ferry 31.3 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Dobbs Ferry 31.3 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  39 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Dobbs Ferry 31.3 miles

$16 - $180

Shuttle  •  39 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York JFK Airport to Dobbs Ferry

$16 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Dobbs Ferry is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Dobbs Ferry is to taxi which costs $160 - $200 and takes 39 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Dobbs Ferry is 26 miles. The road distance is 31.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Dobbs Ferry without a car is to subway and train which takes 1 h 57 min and costs $16 - $25.

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It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Dobbs Ferry, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Dobbs Ferry is 31 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Dobbs Ferry.

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There are 139+ hotels available in Dobbs Ferry. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Dobbs Ferry.
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  • Distance: 26.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 57 min

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

You can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Dobbs Ferry via Jamaica, NY, Archer Av/Sutphin Bl, Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, White Plains, NY, and White Plains Bus Terminal Lane F in around 3 h 1 min.

Train operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to 5 Av/53 St
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Van Cortlandt Park - 242 St
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 168 St
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Dobbs Ferry
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $16
Onboard
$12 - $17
At station
$8 - $13
Bus operators
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 914 995-2000
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from Broadway @ W 242Nd St to Cedar St @ Main St
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Archer Av/Sutphin Bl to Hillside Av/Springfield Bl
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Coach USA
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Queens Village, NY to White Plains, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Shuttles by Jayride
Website
jayride.com
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Dobbs Ferry
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Dobbs Ferry
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Dobbs Ferry
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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