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There are 6 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monroe by train, taxi, subway, bus, 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, train, taxi  •  3 h 2 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 Bridgeport Amtrak Station
  4. Take a taxi from Bridgeport Amtrak Station to Monroe

$74 - $111

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  1 h 26 min

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

$16 - $75

4 alternative options

Line 4 subway, train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 4 subway from New Lots Av to 125 St 4 / ...
  2. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Bridgeport New Haven

$59 - $88

Subway, bus  •  4 h 24 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 Bridgeport, Ct 3464 / ...

$61 - $87

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monroe 70.9 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Monroe 70.9 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monroe is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monroe is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Monroe is 57 miles. The road distance is 70.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monroe without a car is to AirTrain and train and taxi which takes 3 h 2 min and costs $70 - $120.

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It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monroe, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monroe is 71 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monroe.

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There are 68+ hotels available in Monroe. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monroe.
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  • Distance: 56.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 2 min

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Monroe, CT, USA?

There is no direct connection from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monroe. However, you can take the AirTrain to Jamaica, NY, take the walk to Jamaica, take the train to Penn Station, take the walk to New York Penn Station, take the train to Bridgeport Amtrak Station, then take the taxi to Monroe. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monroe via New Lots Av/Ashford St, New Lots Av, 125 St, Harlem-125th St., and Bridgeport in around 3 h 46 min.

Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY
Ave. Duration
10 min
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 Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Bridgeport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$13 - $15
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$20 - $28
At station
$17 - $21
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Shuttles by Jayride
Website
jayride.com
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Monroe
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Monroe
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Taxi from Bridgeport Amtrak Station to Monroe
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 203-334-2121
Norwalk Taxi & Car Service
Phone
+1 203-855-1764
Website
norwalktaxi.com

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