There are 9 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center by train, subway, bus, 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.

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Train  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station Long Beach / ...

$9 - $11

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Subway  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 34 St - Penn Station A

$6 - $8

7 alternative options

Bus Trans-bridge Lines  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from JKF Terminal 4 to New York (P.A.B.T)

$9 - $13

Bus via Queens Bl/Union Tpk  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd Q10
  2. Take the bus from Queens Bl/Union Tpk to Queens Plz N/29 St Q60

$8 - $16

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center 18.4 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center 18.4 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  23 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York JFK Airport to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  23 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center 18.4 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  23 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center 18.4 miles

$45 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs $95 - $120.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Jacob K. Javits Convention Center is 22 km. The road distance is 29 km.

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from JKF Terminal 4 and arriving at New York (P.A.B.T). Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. However, there are services departing from JFK Terminal 4 and arriving at Penn Station via Jamaica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 57 min.

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What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, NY, USA?

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center via Jamaica AirTrain, Jamaica, and Penn Station in around 57 min. Alternatively, Trans-bridge Lines operates a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
Ave. Duration
11 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
Bus operators
Trans-bridge Lines
Phone
+1 610-868-6001
Website
transbridgelines.com
Bus from JKF Terminal 4 to New York (P.A.B.T)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Queens Bl/Union Tpk to Queens Plz N/29 St
Ave. Duration
51 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 Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$45 - $60
uberX
$45 - $65
uberX + Car Seat
$55 - $75
uberXL
$70 - $95
UberBLACK
$90 - $120
SUV
$110 - $150
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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