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

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AirTrain, train, line 1 subway  •  46m

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the line 1 subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 79 St 1 / ...

$12 - $14

Cheapest option

Subway, line 159 bus  •  1h 46m

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal A
  2. Take the line 159 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Bergenline Ave At 80Th St 156 / ...

$9 - $11

4 alternative options

Train, line 154 bus  •  1h 34m

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station Long Beach / ...
  2. Take the line 154 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jfk Blvd At 79Th St 154

$10 - $14

Taxi  •  29m

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to North Bergen 23.9 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  29m

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to North Bergen 23.9 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  29m

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to North Bergen 23.9 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to North Bergen is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 29m.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to North Bergen is to taxi which costs $120 - $160 and takes 29m.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and North Bergen is 16 miles. The road distance is 23.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to North Bergen without a car is to AirTrain and train and line 1 subway which takes 46m and costs $12 - $14.

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It takes approximately 46m to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to North Bergen, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to North Bergen is 24 miles. It takes approximately 29m to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to North Bergen.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to North Bergen.
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  • Distance: 16.4 miles
  • Duration: 46m

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

There is no direct connection from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to North Bergen. However, you can take the AirTrain to Jamaica, NY, take the walk to Jamaica, take the train to Penn Station, take the walk to 34 St - Penn Station, then take the line 1 subway to 79 St. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to North Bergen via Jamaica, NY, Jamaica, Penn Station, and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 1h 34m.

Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY
Ave. Duration
10m
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
19m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jfk Blvd At 79Th St
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Bergenline Ave At 80Th St
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to North Bergen
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to North Bergen
Ave. Duration
29m
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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