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

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Train, bus  •  1 h 49 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 / ...

$48 - $75

Cheapest option

Towncar  •  55 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Monsey 46.3 miles

$16 - $180

5 alternative options

AirTrain, train  •  2 h 43 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 Spring Valley

$25 - $40

Subway, train  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to W 4 St A
  2. Take the train from Hoboken to Spring Valley Pascack Valley Line

$25 - $33

Subway, line 165 bus, train  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal A
  2. Take the line 165 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Kinderkamack Rd At Grand Ave 165
  3. Take the train from New Bridge Landing to Spring Valley

$21 - $33

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monsey 46.3 miles

$240 - $290

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monsey 46.3 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Monsey is 36 miles. The road distance is 46.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monsey without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monsey, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monsey is 46 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monsey.

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There are 76+ hotels available in Monsey. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monsey.
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  • Distance: 35.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

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

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monsey via Jamaica, NY, Jamaica, Penn Station, New York Penn Station, Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level, Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level, and Spring Valley in around 2 h 43 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 Spring Valley
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Hoboken to Spring Valley
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New Bridge Landing to Spring Valley
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Monsey
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$240 - $290
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Monsey
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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