There are 6 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mahwah by train, bus, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station Babylon / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Mahwah, NJ - Rt 17-PABT-Paramus-Suffern / ...

$23 - $44

Cheapest option

AirTrain, train  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
  4. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Mahwah

$14 - $27

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Subway, bus  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal A
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Mahwah, NJ - Rt 17-PABT-Paramus-Suffern / ...

$22 - $41

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mahwah 42.8 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mahwah 42.8 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  54 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Mahwah 42.8 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mahwah is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mahwah is to taxi which costs $220 - $270 and takes 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mahwah. However, there are services departing from Terminal 4 and arriving at Mahwah via Jamaica, New York Penn Station and Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 19 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Mahwah is 36 miles. The road distance is 42.8 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mahwah without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 40 min and costs $22 - $45.

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It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mahwah, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mahwah train services, operated by PATH, depart from Terminal 4 station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mahwah is 43 miles. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mahwah.

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There are 61+ hotels available in Mahwah. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mahwah.
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  • Distance: 36.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 40 min

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

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mahwah via Jamaica, NY, Jamaica, Penn Station, New York Penn Station, Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level, and Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level in around 2 h 19 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Mahwah
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mahwah
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Mahwah
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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