There are 8 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

AirTrain, train  •  51 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 8 to Jamaica, NY Jamaica
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station Babylon / ...

$7 - $9

Cheapest option

Subway  •  1 h 17 min

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

$6

6 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Sutphin Bl /Archer Av to Queens Plz N/29 St Q60

$10 - $15

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 costs $95 - $120 and takes 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center station. However, there are services departing from Terminal 8 and arriving at Penn Station via Jamaica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Jacob K. Javits Convention Center is 14 miles. The road distance is 18.4 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center without a car is to AirTrain and train which takes 51 min and costs $6 - $9.

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It takes approximately 51 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center train services, operated by PATH, depart from Terminal 8 station.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center is to AirTrain and train which takes 51 min and costs $6 - $9. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.
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  • Distance: 14 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

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, NY, Jamaica, and Penn Station in around 51 min. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jacob K. Javits Convention Center every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Sutphin Bl /Archer Av to Queens Plz N/29 St
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 5 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
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uber.com
UberPool
$45 - $60
UberX
$45 - $65
Car Seat
$55 - $75
UberXL
$70 - $95
Black
$90 - $120
Black 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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