There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Far Rockaway by train, subway, bus, taxi, shuttle, towncar or foot

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, subway  •  41 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Howard Beach, NY Howard Beach / ...
  2. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to Far Rockaway - Mott Av A

$6 - $8

6 alternative options

Bus, subway  •  51 min

  1. Take the bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to Lefferts Blvd/Airtrain Sta B15 / ...
  2. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to Far Rockaway - Mott Av A

$10 - $20

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Far Rockaway 7.8 miles

$40 - $55

Shuttle  •  11 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Terminal 4 to Far Rockaway

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  11 min

  1. Take a town car from Terminal 4 to Far Rockaway 7.9 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Far Rockaway 7.8 miles

$18 - $26

Walk  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Walk from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Far Rockaway 7.3 miles

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

There is no direct connection from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Far Rockaway. However, you can take the AirTrain to Howard Beach, NY, take the walk to Howard Beach - JFK Airport, then take the subway to Far Rockaway - Mott Av. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Far Rockaway via Termial 5, JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION, Lefferts Blvd/Airtrain Sta, Lefferts Boulevard, NY, Howard Beach, NY, and Howard Beach - JFK Airport in around 51 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to Lefferts Blvd/Airtrain Sta
Ave. Duration
12 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 Far Rockaway
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$18 - $26
uberX + Car Seat
$35 - $45
uberX
$26 - $35
uberXL
$30 - $45
UberBLACK
$40 - $60
SUV
$60 - $75
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Far Rockaway
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Terminal 4 to Far Rockaway
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Terminal 4 to Far Rockaway
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Far Rockaway is 5 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Far Rockaway is to AirTrain and subway which costs $5 - $8 and takes 41 min.

The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Far Rockaway is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $40 - $55.

It takes approximately 41 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Far Rockaway, including transfers.

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