Directions from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harlem

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Recommended option

Train, line 2 subway  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station Long Beach / ...
  2. Take the line 2 subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 125 St 2 / ...

$12 - $14

Cheapest option

Subway  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 125 St A

$6 - $8

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harlem 18 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harlem 18 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  21 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Terminal 4 to Harlem

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  21 min

  1. Take a town car from Terminal 4 to Harlem 18 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harlem 18 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

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

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harlem is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 21 min.

The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harlem is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs $95 - $120.

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

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 train to Jamaica AirTrain, take the walk to Jamaica, take the train to Penn Station, take the walk to 34 St - Penn Station, then take the line 2 subway to 125 St. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harlem every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 59 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harlem
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$40 - $55
uberX + Car Seat
$55 - $75
uberX
$45 - $65
uberXL
$65 - $85
UberBLACK
$85 - $110
SUV
$110 - $140
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harlem
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. 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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