There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrison by train, bus, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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AirTrain, train  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Broad St

$10 - $17

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Subway, train  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to Fulton St A
  2. Take the train from World Trade Center to Harrison Path

$9

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Train, line 1003 bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station Babylon / ...
  2. Take the line 1003 bus from New York, Ny to Newark, Nj 1003 / ...

$15 - $26

AirTrain, train, line 30 bus  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station
  4. Take the line 30 bus from Bus Lanes to Harrison Ave At 3Rd St# 30 / ...

$53 - $141

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrison 28.8 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrison 28.8 miles

$2 - $5

Towncar  •  34 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Harrison 28.8 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrison is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrison is to taxi which costs $150 - $190 and takes 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrison. However, there are services departing from Terminal 4 and arriving at Newark Broad St via Jamaica and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Harrison is 21 miles. The road distance is 28.8 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrison without a car is to AirTrain and train which takes 1 h 12 min and costs $9 - $17.

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It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrison, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrison train services, operated by PATH, depart from Terminal 4 station.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrison train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Newark Broad St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrison is 29 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrison.

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There are 1710+ hotels available in Harrison. Prices start at $113 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrison.
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  • Distance: 20.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 12 min

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

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrison via Jamaica, NY, Jamaica, Penn Station, and New York Penn Station in around 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Train from World Trade Center to Harrison
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
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
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Broad St
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$45 - $130
First Class Seat
$110 - $130
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $11
Flexible
$13 - $17
Other operators
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrison
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Harrison
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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