There are 6 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Iselin by train, subway, taxi, car, shuttle 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  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from JFK International Airport to Jamaica AirTrain
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak

$57 - $151

Cheapest option

Subway, train  •  2 h 3 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 Metropark Northeast Corridor

$11 - $18

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  47 min

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

$210 - $260

Drive  •  47 min

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

$3 - $6

Shuttle  •  47 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Terminal 4 to Iselin

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from Terminal 4 to Iselin 40 miles

$16 - $180

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 AirTrain, Jamaica, Penn Station, and New York Penn Station in around 1 h 18 min.

Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from JFK International Airport to Jamaica AirTrain
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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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
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$50 - $140
First Class Seat
$110 - $140
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Metropark
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Iselin
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Terminal 4 to Iselin
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Terminal 4 to Iselin
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Iselin is 46 km. The road distance is 64 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Iselin. However, there are services departing from JFK International Airport and arriving at Metropark - Iselin Amtrak via Jamaica and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Iselin, including transfers.