There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Forest Hills by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Forest Hills every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 42 min.

Train operators
Port Authority NYNJ
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Terminal 4 to Station D Jamaica Station
Avg. Duration
47 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Jamaica Av/Sutphin Bl to Metropolitan Av/71 Av
Avg. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd
Avg. 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 Forest Hills
Avg. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $28
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POOL
$20 - $28
uberX + Car Seat
$30 - $45
uberX
$23 - $30
uberXL
$30 - $45
UberBLACK
$45 - $60
SUV
$60 - $80
Taxi
Avg. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Avg. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Terminal 4 to Forest Hills
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Terminal 4 to Forest Hills
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Forest Hills?

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Forest Hills is 10 km. The road distance is 13 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Forest Hills?

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Forest Hills is to drive which costs $1 and takes 11 min.

What is the fastest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Forest Hills?

The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Forest Hills is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $55.

Is there a direct bus between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Forest Hills?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station and arriving at Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

How long does it take to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Forest Hills?

It takes approximately 31 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Forest Hills, including transfers.