There are 6 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Long Island City 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, subway  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain Jamaica
  2. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to Court Sq E

$6 - $8

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Long Island City 15.3 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Long Island City 15.3 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  19 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York JFK Airport to Long Island City

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  19 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Long Island City 15.3 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Long Island City 15.3 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Long Island City is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Long Island City is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs $80 - $100.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Long Island City is 18 km. The road distance is 25 km.

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It takes approximately 38 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Long Island City, including transfers.

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What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Long Island City, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Long Island City. However, you can take the train to Jamaica AirTrain, take the walk to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport, then take the subway to Court Sq. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Long Island City.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Long Island City
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$35 - $55
uberX
$40 - $55
uberX + Car Seat
$50 - $65
uberXL
$60 - $80
UberBLACK
$80 - $100
SUV
$100 - $130
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Long Island City
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Long Island City
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Long Island City
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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