There are 5 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Plainsboro by train, bus, subway, 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, line 600 bus  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.
  4. Take the line 600 bus from Princeton Junction On Vaughn Drive to Scudders Mill Rd At Novo Nordisk Way 600

$19 - $28

Cheapest option

Subway, train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 34 St - Penn Station A
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct. Northeast Corridor

$16 - $26

3 alternative options

Train Amtrak, line 600 bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the line 600 bus from S Clinton Ave At Wallenberg Blvd to Schalks Crossing Rd At Market St 600

$34 - $68

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Plainsboro 65.6 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Plainsboro 65.6 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Plainsboro is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Plainsboro is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Plainsboro is 48 miles. The road distance is 65.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Plainsboro, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Plainsboro. However, you can take the train to Jamaica AirTrain, take the walk to Jamaica, take the train to Penn Station, take the walk to New York Penn Station, take the train to Princeton Jct., take the walk to Princeton Junction On Vaughn Drive, then take the line 600 bus to Scudders Mill Rd At Novo Nordisk Way. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Plainsboro via Howard Beach, NY, Howard Beach - JFK Airport, 34 St - Penn Station, New York Penn Station, Princeton Jct., and Princeton Junction On Vaughn Drive in around 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
Ave. Duration
11 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
20 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 Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Princeton Junction On Vaughn Drive to Scudders Mill Rd At Novo Nordisk Way
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from S Clinton Ave At Wallenberg Blvd to Schalks Crossing Rd At Market St
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Plainsboro
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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