There are 5 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Garrison by subway, train, car or towncar

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Subway, train  •  2 h 37 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 Garrison Hudson

$19 - $33

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Towncar  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Garrison 62.8 miles

$16 - $180

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Croton-Harmon Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Croton-Harmon to Garrison

$36 - $65

Line 4 subway, train  •  3 h 20 min

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

$18 - $36

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Garrison 62.8 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Garrison. However, there are services departing from Terminal 4 and arriving at Garrison via Jamaica, New York Penn Station and Croton-Harmon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Garrison is 52 miles. The road distance is 62.8 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Garrison without a car is to subway and train which takes 2 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Garrison, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Garrison train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Jamaica station.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Garrison train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), arrive at Garrison station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Garrison is 63 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Garrison.

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There are 53+ hotels available in Garrison. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Garrison.
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  • Distance: 52.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

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

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Garrison via Jamaica, NY, Jamaica, Penn Station, New York Penn Station, Croton-Harmon Amtrak, and Croton-Harmon in around 3 h 5 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Garrison
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$13 - $15
Off-peak onboard
$19 - $21
Onboard
$19 - $27
At station
$17 - $20
Train from Croton-Harmon to Garrison
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $16
At station
$7 - $12
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Garrison
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$12 - $14
Off-peak onboard
$19 - $20
Onboard
$18 - $26
At station
$15 - $19
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

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Croton-Harmon Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Croton-Harmon
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$21 - $30
Economy
$25 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $60
Business
$35 - $50
Business Plus/Sleeper
$65 - $90
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Garrison
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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