There are 6 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Dobbs Ferry by subway, train, 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

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 51 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

$12 - $14

4 alternative options

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

Shuttle  •  39 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Terminal 4 to Dobbs Ferry

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  39 min

  1. Take a town car from Terminal 4 to Dobbs Ferry 31.3 miles

$16 - $180

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

There is no direct connection from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Dobbs Ferry. 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, take the walk to Grand Central, then take the train to Dobbs Ferry. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Dobbs Ferry via Howard Beach, NY, Howard Beach - JFK Airport, 168 St, 168 St - Washington Hts, Van Cortlandt Park - 242 St, and Broadway @ W 242Nd St in around 2 h 51 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
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
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from Broadway @ W 242Nd St to Cedar St @ Main St
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
Other operators
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Terminal 4 to Dobbs Ferry
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Terminal 4 to Dobbs Ferry
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Dobbs Ferry?

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Dobbs Ferry is 42 km. The road distance is 50 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Dobbs Ferry?

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.

What is the fastest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Dobbs Ferry?

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

How long does it take to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Dobbs Ferry?

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