There are 6 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jones Beach State Park by train, taxi, bus, 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

AirTrain, train, taxi  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Merrick
  3. Take a taxi from Merrick to Jones Beach State Park

$47 - $67

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  24 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Terminal 4 to Jones Beach State Park

$16 - $75

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to 165 St / 165 St Term Q3
  2. Take the bus from Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd to Henry St + Merrick Rd n4

$41 - $60

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jones Beach State Park 23.8 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jones Beach State Park 23.8 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  24 min

  1. Take a town car from Terminal 4 to Jones Beach State Park 23.8 miles

$16 - $180

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Jones Beach State Park, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jones Beach State Park via 165 St / 165 St Term, Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd, and Henry St + Merrick Rd in around 2 h 8 min.

Train operators
Port Authority NYNJ
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Terminal 4 to Station D Jamaica Station
Ave. Duration
47 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Merrick
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to 165 St / 165 St Term
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Nassau Inter-County Express
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd to Henry St + Merrick Rd
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Merrick to Jones Beach State Park
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Seaford Taxi and Airport Service
Phone
+1 516 236-5735
Website
seafordtaxis.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Terminal 4 to Jones Beach State Park
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Terminal 4 to Jones Beach State Park
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Jones Beach State Park is 23 km. The road distance is 38 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jones Beach State Park is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 24 min.

The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jones Beach State Park is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs $120 - $160.

It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Jones Beach State Park, including transfers.