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

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Train, bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Mineola Oyster Bay / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mineola Intermodal Center to Mineola Ave + Old Powerhouse Rd n23

$9 - $12

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Train  •  1 h 26 min

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

$7 - $12

4 alternative options

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

Shuttle  •  20 min

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

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  20 min

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

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

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 train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights. However, there are services departing from JFK Terminal 4 and arriving at Roslyn via Jamaica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 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 train and bus which takes 54 min and costs $8 - $12.

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It takes approximately 54 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 train services, operated by JFK Airtrain, depart from JFK Terminal 4 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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There are 238+ hotels available in Roslyn Heights. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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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: 54 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 26 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Mineola
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Roslyn
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Bus operators
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Mineola Intermodal Center to Mineola Ave + Old Powerhouse Rd
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Roslyn Heights
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Roslyn Heights
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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