There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Fairfield University by train, bus, subway, 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

AirTrain, train  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Stamford to Fairfield Metro

$69 - $186

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York JFK Airport to Fairfield University

$16 - $75

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd Q10
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Fairfield Metro New Haven

$19 - $38

Line 4 subway, train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 4 subway from New Lots Av to 125 St 4 / ...
  2. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Fairfield Metro New Haven

$19 - $36

Bus  •  4 h 57 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 495
  3. Take the bus from White Plains, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct

$29 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Fairfield University 58.2 miles

$5 - $9

Towncar  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Fairfield University 58.2 miles

$16 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Fairfield University is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Fairfield University is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Fairfield University. However, there are services departing from Terminal 4 and arriving at Fairfield Metro via Jamaica, New York Penn Station and Stamford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Fairfield University is 45 miles. The road distance is 58.2 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Fairfield University without a car is to AirTrain and train which takes 3 h 23 min and costs $65 - $190.

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It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Fairfield University, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Fairfield University train services, operated by PATH, depart from Terminal 4 station.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Fairfield University is to AirTrain and train which takes 3 h 23 min and costs $65 - $190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $28 - $65 and takes 4 h 57 min.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Fairfield University.
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  • Distance: 45.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 23 min

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Fairfield University, CT, USA?

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Fairfield University via Jamaica, NY, Jamaica, Penn Station, New York Penn Station, Stamford Amtrak, Stamford, and Fairfield Metro in around 3 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Fairfield University via Jamaica, NY, Archer Av/Sutphin Bl, Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, White Plains, NY, White Plains, Ny, Bridgeport, Ct, Bridgeport, and Fairfield Metro in around 4 h 57 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Stamford to Fairfield Metro
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $16
Onboard
$12 - $17
At station
$7 - $13
Train from Grand Central to Fairfield Metro
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$13 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$20 - $28
At station
$18 - $21
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Fairfield Metro
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$13 - $15
Off-peak onboard
$19 - $21
Onboard
$19 - $27
At station
$16 - $20
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
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 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from White Plains, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Fairfield University
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Fairfield University
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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