There are 8 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harlem by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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

There is no direct connection from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harlem. However, you can take the AirTrain to Jamaica, take the train to 34 St - Penn Station, then take the line 2 subway to 125 St. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harlem via Grand Central - 42 St in around 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
Port Authority NYNJ
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Avg. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 125 St
Avg. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 125 St
Avg. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from New Lots Av to 125 St
Avg. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to New Lots Av/Ashford St
Avg. Duration
31 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 Harlem
Avg. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$40 - $55
uberX + Car Seat
$50 - $70
uberX
$40 - $55
uberXL
$65 - $85
UberBLACK
$85 - $110
SUV
$110 - $140
Taxi
Avg. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Avg. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Terminal 4 to Harlem
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Terminal 4 to Harlem
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Questions & Answers

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

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Harlem is 23 km. The road distance is 29 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harlem is to drive which costs $2 and takes 21 min.

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

The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harlem is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs $110.

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

It takes approximately 52 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harlem, including transfers.