There are 6 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Hamilton Station (NJ Transit) by train, subway, bus, car 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  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Hamilton Northeast Corridor

$18 - $25

Cheapest option

Towncar  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Hamilton Station (NJ Transit) 71.9 miles

$16 - $180

4 alternative options

Train Amtrak  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station Babylon / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center Keystone Service / ...

$33 - $61

Subway, train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 34 St - Penn Station A
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Hamilton Northeast Corridor

$17 - $22

Train, bus  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown
  3. Take the train from New Brunswick to Hamilton

$17 - $34

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Hamilton Station (NJ Transit) 71.9 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Hamilton Station (NJ Transit). However, there are services departing from Terminal 4 and arriving at Hamilton via Jamaica and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Hamilton Station (NJ Transit) is 56 miles. The road distance is 71.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Hamilton Station (NJ Transit) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Hamilton Station (NJ Transit), including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Hamilton Station (NJ Transit) train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Hamilton Station (NJ Transit) train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Hamilton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Hamilton Station (NJ Transit) is 72 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Hamilton Station (NJ Transit).

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There are 83+ hotels available in Hamilton Station (NJ Transit). Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Hamilton Station (NJ Transit).
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  • Distance: 55.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 12 min

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Hamilton Station (NJ Transit), NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Hamilton Station (NJ Transit) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Hamilton
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to Hamilton
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Book at
megabus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Hamilton Station (NJ Transit)
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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