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There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockaway Park by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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

AirTrain, subway  •  34 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Howard Beach, NY
  2. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to Broad Channel A
  3. Take the subway from Broad Channel to Rockaway Park - Beach 116 St S

$8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Lefferts Bl /Rockaway Bl Q10
  2. Take the bus from Cross Bay Bl /Liberty Av to Beach 116 St/Rockaway Beach Bl Q53-Sbs

$7 - $20

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockaway Park 12.1 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockaway Park 12.1 miles

$1 - $2

Towncar  •  16 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Rockaway Park 12.1 miles

$16 - $180

Shuttle  •  16 min

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

$16 - $75

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockaway Park 12.1 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockaway Park is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockaway Park is to taxi which costs $65 - $80 and takes 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) station to Rockaway Park. However, there are services departing from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station and arriving at Beach 116 St/Rockaway Beach Bl via Rockaway Bl/Lefferts Bl and Cross Bay Bl /Liberty Av. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Rockaway Park is 5 miles. The road distance is 12.1 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockaway Park without a car is to AirTrain and subway which takes 34 min and costs $8.

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It takes approximately 34 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockaway Park, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockaway Park bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockaway Park bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Beach 116 St/Rockaway Beach Bl station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockaway Park is 12 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockaway Park.

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There are 1350+ hotels available in Rockaway Park. Prices start at $117 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockaway Park.
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  • Distance: 5.3 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

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

You can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockaway Park via Lefferts Bl /Rockaway Bl, Rockaway Bl/Lefferts Bl, Cross Bay Bl/Liberty Av, and Cross Bay Bl /Liberty Av in around 1 h 4 min.

Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Terminal 4 to Howard Beach, NY
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Lefferts Bl /Rockaway Bl
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Cross Bay Bl /Liberty Av to Beach 116 St/Rockaway Beach Bl
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 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 Rockaway Park
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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uber.com
Car Seat
$40 - $55
UberX
$30 - $45
UberPool
$27 - $40
UberXL
$45 - $60
Black
$60 - $80
Black SUV
$75 - $100
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockaway Park
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Rockaway Park
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Rockaway Park
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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