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There are 5 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Iselin by train, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Train  •  1h 33m

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station Long Beach / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Metropark Northeast Corridor / ...

$14 - $151

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Taxi  •  47m

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Iselin 40 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  47m

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Iselin 40 miles

$3 - $6

Towncar  •  47m

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Iselin 40 miles

$16 - $180

Shuttle  •  47m

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

$16 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Iselin is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 47m.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Iselin is to taxi which costs $210 - $260 and takes 47m.

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No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Iselin. However, there are services departing from Terminal 4 and arriving at Metropark via Jamaica and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 33m.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Iselin is 29 miles. The road distance is 40 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Iselin without a car is to train which takes 1h 33m and costs $14 - $160.

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It takes approximately 1h 33m to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Iselin, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Iselin train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Jamaica station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Iselin is 40 miles. It takes approximately 47m to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Iselin.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Iselin.
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  • Distance: 28.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 33m

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

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Iselin via Jamaica, NY, Jamaica, Penn Station, and New York Penn Station in around 1h 33m.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Metropark
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Metropark Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$50 - $140
First Class Seat
$110 - $140
Bus operators
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Iselin
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Iselin
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Iselin
Ave. Duration
47m
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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