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There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Melville by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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, bus  •  1h 52m

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 8 to Jamaica, NY
  2. Take the bus from Archer Av /Sutphin Bl to Horace Harding Exp/188 St Q30
  3. Take the bus from Airport Connection-Eastbound to Melville

$27 - $72

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Amityville  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Amityville Babylon
  2. Take the bus from Amityville LIRR to Arlington Street S1

$13 - $16

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2h

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Huntington Port Jefferson
  2. Take the bus from Huntington LIRR to Old Country Road S1

$14 - $17

Taxi  •  32m

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Melville 29.8 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  32m

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Melville 29.8 miles

$2 - $5

Towncar  •  32m

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Melville 29.8 miles

$16 - $180

Shuttle  •  32m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York JFK Airport to Melville

$16 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Melville is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 32m.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Melville is to taxi which costs $150 - $190 and takes 32m.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Melville is 22 miles. The road distance is 29.8 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Melville without a car is to AirTrain and bus which takes 1h 52m and costs $27 - $75.

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It takes approximately 1h 52m to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Melville, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Melville is 30 miles. It takes approximately 32m to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Melville.

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There are 72+ hotels available in Melville. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Melville.
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  • Distance: 22 miles
  • Duration: 1h 52m

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

There is no direct connection from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Melville. However, you can take the AirTrain to Jamaica, NY, take the walk to Archer Av /Sutphin Bl, take the bus to Horace Harding Exp/188 St, take the walk to Airport Connection-Eastbound, then take the bus to Melville. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Melville via Jamaica, NY, Jamaica, Huntington, and Huntington LIRR in around 2h.

Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Terminal 8 to Jamaica, NY
Ave. Duration
4m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Huntington
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
LIRR
Train from Jamaica to Amityville
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Archer Av /Sutphin Bl to Horace Harding Exp/188 St
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from Airport Connection-Eastbound to Melville
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Huntington LIRR to Old Country Road
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Bus from Amityville LIRR to Arlington Street
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Melville
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Melville
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Melville
Ave. Duration
32m
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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