There are 10 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ridgewood by bus, train, subway, taxi, car, shuttle, towncar or foot

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

Bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to New Lots Av/Ashford St B15

$2 - $7

9 alternative options

AirTrain, subway  •  32 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Howard Beach, NY Howard Beach
  2. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to Broadway Jct A

$6

AirTrain, train  •  35 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY Jamaica
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to East New York Hempstead / ...

$6 - $8

Train, bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
  2. Take the bus from Jamaica Av/Sutphin Bl to Metropolitan Av/Fresh Pond Rd Q54

$7 - $12

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ridgewood 9.6 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ridgewood 9.6 miles

$1 - $2

Shuttle  •  13 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York JFK Airport to Ridgewood

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  13 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Ridgewood 9.6 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ridgewood 9.6 miles

$23 - $30

Walk  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Walk from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ridgewood 11.6 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION station and arriving at New Lots Av/Ashford St. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ridgewood. However, there are services departing from Terminal 4 and arriving at East New York via Jamaica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 min.

More details

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Ridgewood is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.6 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ridgewood without a car is to bus which takes 31 min and costs .

More details

The bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to New Lots Av/Ashford St takes 31 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

More details

New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ridgewood bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION.

More details

New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ridgewood train services, operated by PATH, depart from Terminal 4 station.

More details

The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ridgewood is to bus which takes 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can AirTrain and train, which costs and takes 35 min.

Mode details

New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ridgewood bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at New Lots Av/Ashford St station.

More details

New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ridgewood train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at East New York station.

More details

Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ridgewood.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 7.5 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ridgewood every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ridgewood via Jamaica, NY and Jamaica in around 35 min.

Train operators
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Terminal 4 to Howard Beach, NY
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Train from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to East New York
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Rome2rio guide to
rome2rio.com
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to New Lots Av/Ashford St
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Jamaica Av/Sutphin Bl to Metropolitan Av/Fresh Pond Rd
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ridgewood
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$23 - $30
UberX
$25 - $35
Car Seat
$35 - $45
UberXL
$35 - $50
Black
$50 - $70
Black SUV
$70 - $90
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ridgewood
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Ridgewood
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Ridgewood
Estimated price
$16 - $180

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ridgewood is 10 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ridgewood.

Get driving directions

There are 1760+ hotels available in Ridgewood. Prices start at $118 USD per night.

More details

Trips from New York JFK Airport (JFK)