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

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Train, bus  •  1h 16m

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Mineola Oyster Bay / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mineola Intermodal Center to Roslyn Clock Tower n23

$11 - $14

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Bus  •  2h 17m

  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 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Mineola Intermodal Center to Roslyn Clock Tower n23

$9 - $12

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  21m

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn 18 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  21m

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn 18 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  21m

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Roslyn 18 miles

$16 - $180

Shuttle  •  21m

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

$16 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 21m.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) station to Roslyn. However, there are services departing from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION and arriving at Roslyn Clock Tower via Hillside Ave + 182nd St and Mineola Intermodal Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 17m.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Roslyn is 13 miles. The road distance is 18 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn without a car is to train and bus which takes 1h 16m and costs $11 - $14.

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It takes approximately 1h 16m to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn, including transfers.

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

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, arrive at Roslyn Clock Tower station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn is 18 miles. It takes approximately 21m to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn.

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There are 269+ hotels available in Roslyn. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn.
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  • Distance: 12.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 16m

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

You can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn via Hillside Av/179 St Subway, Hillside Ave + 182nd St, and Mineola Intermodal Center in around 2h 17m.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Mineola
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Mineola Intermodal Center to Roslyn Clock Tower
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Hillside Ave + 182nd St to Mineola Intermodal Center
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to Hillside Av/179 St Subway
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Roslyn
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Roslyn
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Roslyn
Ave. Duration
21m
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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