There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Great Neck by 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

Train  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Woodside
  3. Take the train from Woodside to Great Neck

$10 - $13

Cheapest option

Bus via Jamaica AirTrain  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Sutphin Bl/94 Av to Main St/Roosevelt Av Q25 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Roosevelt Av + Main St to Great Neck LIRR Sta @ south side n20G

$8 - $15

5 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to Hillside Av/179 St Subway Q3
  2. Take the bus from Hillside Av/178 St to 39 Av/Main St Q17
  3. Take the bus from Roosevelt Av + Main St to Great Neck LIRR Sta @ south side

$8 - $16

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Great Neck 15.8 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Great Neck 15.8 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  20 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York JFK Airport to Great Neck

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  20 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Great Neck 15.8 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Great Neck is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Great Neck is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 20 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Great Neck is 11 miles. The road distance is 15.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Great Neck, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) station to Great Neck. However, there are services departing from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION and arriving at Great Neck LIRR Sta @ south side via Hillside Av/178 St and Roosevelt Av + Main St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Great Neck. However, there are services departing from JFK Terminal 4 and arriving at Great Neck via Jamaica and Woodside. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Great Neck.
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  • Distance: 11.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

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

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Great Neck via Jamaica AirTrain, Jamaica, and Woodside in around 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Great Neck via Jamaica AirTrain, Sutphin Bl/94 Av, Main St/Roosevelt Av, and Roosevelt Av + Main St in around 1 h 47 min.

Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Woodside
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Great Neck
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Sutphin Bl/94 Av to Main St/Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to Hillside Av/179 St Subway
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Hillside Av/178 St to 39 Av/Main St
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Roosevelt Av + Main St to Great Neck LIRR Sta @ south side
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Great Neck
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Great Neck
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Great Neck
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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