There are 7 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  •  48 min

  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 / ...

$10 - $12

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Subway, line 159 bus  •  1 h 46 min

  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 / ...

$7 - $9

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Subway, line 159 bus via Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal E
  2. Take the line 159 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Bergenline Ave At 80Th St 156 / ...

$9 - $11

Train, line 154 bus  •  1 h 37 min

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

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  29 min

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

$120 - $160

Drive  •  29 min

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

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  29 min

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

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

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 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 48 min 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 29 min 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: 48 min

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 AirTrain, Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport, 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal, and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 1 h 30 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
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 79 St
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Bergenline Ave At 80Th St
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jfk Blvd At 79Th St
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to North Bergen
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to North Bergen
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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