There are 8 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Port Authority Bus Terminal by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station Long Beach / ...

$9 - $11

Cheapest option

Subway  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal A

$6 - $8

6 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from JKF Terminal 4 to New York

$9 - $13

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Port Authority Bus Terminal 18.2 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Port Authority Bus Terminal 18.2 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  23 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York JFK Airport to Port Authority Bus Terminal

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  23 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Port Authority Bus Terminal 18.2 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  23 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Port Authority Bus Terminal 18.2 miles

$45 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Port Authority Bus Terminal is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Port Authority Bus Terminal is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs $95 - $120.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Port Authority Bus Terminal is 22 km. The road distance is 29 km.

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Port Authority Bus Terminal, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from JKF Terminal 4 and arriving at New York. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Port Authority Bus Terminal. However, there are services departing from JFK Terminal 4 and arriving at Penn Station via Jamaica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 48 min.

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What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Port Authority Bus Terminal, NY, USA?

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Port Authority Bus Terminal via Jamaica AirTrain, Jamaica, and Penn Station in around 48 min. Alternatively, Trans-bridge Lines operates a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Port Authority Bus Terminal every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 10 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
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Trans-bridge Lines
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$45 - $60
uberX
$45 - $65
uberX + Car Seat
$55 - $75
uberXL
$70 - $90
UberBLACK
$90 - $120
SUV
$110 - $150
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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