There are 8 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockefeller University by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

AirTrain, subway  •  54 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY Jamaica
  2. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd to Roosevelt Island F

$6

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Bus  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd Q10
  2. Take the bus from Queens Blvd/ 78 Av to 3 Av/E 55 St X63 / ...

$5 - $14

6 alternative options

Bus, subway  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd Q10
  2. Take the subway from Kew Gardens - Union Tpke to Roosevelt Island F

$6 - $10

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockefeller University 16.8 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockefeller University 16.8 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  21 min

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

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  21 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Rockefeller University 16.8 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockefeller University 16.8 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) station to Rockefeller University. However, there are services departing from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station and arriving at 3 Av/E 55 St via Queens Blvd/ 78 Av. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 11 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Rockefeller University is 12 miles. The road distance is 16.8 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockefeller University without a car is to AirTrain and subway which takes 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockefeller University, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockefeller University bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockefeller University bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at 3 Av/E 55 St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockefeller University is 17 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockefeller University.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockefeller University.
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  • Distance: 12.2 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

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

You can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockefeller University via Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd, Queens Blvd/ 78 Av, and 3 Av/E 55 St in around 2 h 11 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Queens Blvd/ 78 Av to 3 Av/E 55 St
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockefeller University
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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uber.com
UberPool
$40 - $55
UberX
$45 - $60
Car Seat
$50 - $70
UberXL
$65 - $85
Black
$85 - $110
Black SUV
$100 - $140
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Rockefeller University
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Rockefeller University
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Rockefeller University
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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