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There are 4 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Linden by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 20 min

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

$13 - $20

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Linden 33.5 miles

$170 - $220

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Linden 33.5 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  37 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Linden 33.5 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Linden is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Linden is to taxi which costs $170 - $220 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Linden. However, there are services departing from Terminal 4 and arriving at Linden via Jamaica and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Linden is 24 miles. The road distance is 33.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Linden without a car is to train which takes 1 h 20 min and costs $13 - $20.

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Linden, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Linden is 33 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Linden.

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There are 438+ hotels available in Linden. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Linden.
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  • Distance: 24.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

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

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Linden via Jamaica, NY, Jamaica, Penn Station, and New York Penn Station in around 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
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 Linden
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Linden
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Linden
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$170 - $220
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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