There are 6 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to New Jersey by train, bus, subway, taxi, car 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  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from JFK International Airport to Jamaica AirTrain
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station Amtrak

$39 - $51

Cheapest option

Subway, line 108 bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal A
  2. Take the line 108 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Park Place At Raymond Blvd 108

$7 - $12

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from JFK Airport to Newark Airport

$29 - $31

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Newark 25.1 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Newark 25.1 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  35 min

  1. Take a town car from Terminal 4 to Newark 25.1 miles

$16 - $180

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

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Newark via Jamaica AirTrain, Jamaica, Penn Station, and New York Penn Station in around 1 h 3 min. Alternatively, NYC Airporter operates a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Newark every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $28 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from JFK International Airport to Jamaica AirTrain
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$30 - $40
Business Class
$40 - $45
First Class
$72
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Newark
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Terminal 4 to Newark
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and New Jersey is 82 km. The road distance is 40 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to New Jersey is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 35 min.

The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to New Jersey is to taxi which takes 35 min and costs $130 - $160.

No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to New Jersey. However, there are services departing from JFK International Airport and arriving at Newark Penn Station Amtrak via Jamaica and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

No, there is no direct bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to New Jersey. However, there are services departing from JFK Airport and arriving at Broad St At Market St via Terminal B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to New Jersey, including transfers.

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