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There are 6 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Recommended option

AirTrain, train  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY Jamaica
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Roslyn Oyster Bay

$9 - $12

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Bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to Hillside Av/179 St Subway Q3
  2. Take the bus from Hillside Ave + 182nd St to Mineola Intermodal Center n22 / ...

$9 - $12

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Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights 16.8 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights 16.8 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  20 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Roslyn Heights 16.8 miles

$16 - $180

Shuttle  •  20 min

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

$16 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights is to taxi which costs $90 - $110 and takes 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) station to Roslyn Heights. However, there are services departing from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION and arriving at Mineola Ave + Old Powerhouse Rd via Hillside Ave + 182nd St and Mineola Intermodal Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights. However, there are services departing from Terminal 4 and arriving at Roslyn via Jamaica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Roslyn Heights 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 Roslyn Heights without a car is to AirTrain and train which takes 1 h 24 min and costs $9 - $12.

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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights, including transfers.

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

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights train services, operated by JFK Airtrain, depart from Terminal 4 station.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights is to AirTrain and train which takes 1 h 24 min and costs $9 - $12. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights.
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  • Distance: 12.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 24 min

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

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights via Jamaica, NY and Jamaica in around 1 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights via Hillside Av/179 St Subway, Hillside Ave + 182nd St, and Mineola Intermodal Center in around 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Roslyn
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to Hillside Av/179 St Subway
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Hillside Ave + 182nd St to Mineola Intermodal Center
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Shuttles by Jayride
Website
jayride.com
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Roslyn Heights
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Roslyn Heights
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, arrive at Mineola Intermodal Center station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights is 17 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights.

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