There are 6 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ossining by train, subway, bus, 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.

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Train  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station Babylon / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Croton-Harmon Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$31 - $62

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Towncar  •  52 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Ossining 44.9 miles

$16 - $180

4 alternative options

Subway, train  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 168 St A
  2. Take the train from Marble Hill to Ossining Hudson

$17 - $27

Subway, bus, line 14 bus  •  4 h 11 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 White Plains, Ny
  3. Take the line 14 bus from White Plains Bus Terminal Lane E to Croton Ave @ S Highland Ave 11 / ...

$17 - $35

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ossining 44.9 miles

$230 - $290

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ossining 44.9 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ossining is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ossining is to taxi which costs $230 - $290 and takes 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ossining. However, there are services departing from Terminal 4 and arriving at Ossining via Jamaica, New York Penn Station and Croton-Harmon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Ossining is 36 miles. The road distance is 44.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ossining without a car is to train which takes 2 h 12 min and costs $30 - $65.

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It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ossining, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ossining train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Jamaica station.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ossining train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Croton-Harmon Amtrak station.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ossining.
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  • Distance: 36.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 12 min

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

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ossining via Jamaica, NY, Jamaica, Penn Station, New York Penn Station, Croton-Harmon Amtrak, and Croton-Harmon in around 2 h 12 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
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Croton-Harmon Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Croton-Harmon
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$21 - $30
Economy
$25 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $60
Business
$30 - $50
Business Plus/Sleeper
$65 - $90
New York City Transit (MTA)
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Marble Hill to Ossining
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $16
Onboard
$12 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
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 White Plains, Ny
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 914 995-2000
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from White Plains Bus Terminal Lane E to Croton Ave @ S Highland Ave
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
Other operators
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ossining
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$230 - $290
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Ossining
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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