There are 9 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockaway Park 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

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

$9 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from S Cargo Rd/Cargo Plz to Cross Bay Bl/Liberty Av Q7
  2. Take the bus from Cross Bay Bl /Liberty Av to Beach 116 St/Rockaway Beach Bl Q53-Sbs

$5 - $14

7 alternative options

Bus, AirTrain, subway  •  38 min

  1. Take the bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to Lefferts Blvd/Airtrain Sta B15 / ...
  2. Take the AirTrain from Lefferts Boulevard, NY to Howard Beach, NY
  3. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to Broad Channel A
  4. Take the subway from Broad Channel to Rockaway Park - Beach 116 St S

$11 - $18

Train, subway  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to East New York
  3. Take the subway from Broadway Jct to Broad Channel A
  4. Take the subway from Broad Channel to Rockaway Park - Beach 116 St S

$14 - $16

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

Shuttle  •  16 min

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

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  16 min

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

$16 - $180

Uber  •  16 min

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

$28 - $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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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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It takes approximately 34 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockaway Park, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockaway Park. However, there are services departing from S Cargo Rd/Cargo Plz and arriving at Beach 116 St/Rockaway Beach Bl via Cross Bay Bl /Liberty Av. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

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The nearest airport to Rockaway Park is New York JFK (JFK) Airport which is 5.3 miles away. Other nearby airports include New York La Guardia (LGA) (13.6 miles), Newark (EWR) (19.6 miles), White Plains (HPN) (34.7 miles) and Islip (ISP) (41.5 miles).

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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 Cross Bay Bl/Liberty Av and Cross Bay Bl /Liberty Av in around 1 h 1 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 Lefferts Boulevard, NY to Howard Beach, NY
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Terminal 4 to Station A Howard Beach
Ave. Duration
24 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Train from Station B Lefferts Blvd to Station A Howard Beach
Ave. Duration
2 days 0 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to Broad Channel
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Broad Channel to Rockaway Park - Beach 116 St
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Broadway Jct to Broad Channel
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
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
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to Lefferts Blvd/Airtrain Sta
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from S Cargo Rd/Cargo Plz to Cross Bay Bl/Liberty Av
Ave. Duration
28 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
27 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
$28 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$28 - $40
Car Seat
$40 - $55
UberX
$30 - $45
UberXL
$45 - $60
Black
$60 - $80
Black SUV
$80 - $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
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Rockaway Park
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Rockaway Park
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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