There are 6 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights by train, 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

Train  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from JFK International Airport to Jamaica AirTrain AirTrain / ...
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Roslyn Oyster Bay

$7 - $12

5 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 53 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

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 Terminal 4 to Roslyn Heights

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  20 min

  1. Take a town car from Terminal 4 to Roslyn Heights 16.8 miles

$16 - $180

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 AirTrain and Jamaica in around 1 h 22 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 53 min.

Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from JFK International Airport to Jamaica AirTrain
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Port Authority NYNJ
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Roslyn
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (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
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Hillside Ave + 182nd St to Mineola Intermodal Center
Ave. Duration
39 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 Terminal 4 to Roslyn Heights
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Terminal 4 to Roslyn Heights
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights?

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Roslyn Heights is 20 km. The road distance is 27 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights?

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.

What is the fastest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights?

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

Is there a direct train between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Roslyn Heights?

No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights. However, there are services departing from JFK International Airport and arriving at Roslyn via Jamaica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

Is there a direct bus between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Roslyn Heights?

No, there is no direct bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) 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 53 min.

How long does it take to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights?

It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn Heights, including transfers.

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