There are 8 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scarsdale by train, subway, 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, line 7 subway  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Woodside
  3. Take the line 7 subway from Woodside - 61 St to Grand Central - 42 St 7 / ...
  4. Take the train from Grand Central to Hartsdale

$19 - $31

Cheapest option

Bus, line 45 bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Sutphin Bl/94 Av to Main St/Roosevelt Av Q25 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Roosevelt Av/Main St to Bruckner Bl/Wilkinson Av Q50
  3. Take the line 45 bus from Bruckner Blvd @ Westchester Ave to Mill Rd @ White Plains Rd 45

$11 - $35

6 alternative options

Line 4 subway, train  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the line 4 subway from New Lots Av to 125 St 4 / ...
  2. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Hartsdale Harlem

$13 - $26

Bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to Hillside Av/179 St Subway Q3
  2. Take the bus from Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl to White Plains, NY Patchogue-Binghamton / ...

$19 - $40

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scarsdale 29 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scarsdale 29 miles

$2 - $5

Shuttle  •  38 min

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

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  38 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Scarsdale 29 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scarsdale is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scarsdale is to taxi which costs $150 - $190 and takes 38 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Scarsdale is 25 miles. The road distance is 29 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scarsdale, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) station to Scarsdale. However, there are services departing from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION and arriving at Post Rd @ Fenimore Rd via Hillside Av/180 St, Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl and White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scarsdale bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Termial 5 station.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scarsdale.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 25.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

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

You can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scarsdale via Hillside Av/179 St Subway, Hillside Av/180 St, Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, White Plains, NY, and White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C in around 3 h 23 min.

Train operators
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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rome2rio.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Woodside
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Hartsdale
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $16
Onboard
$12 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Hartsdale
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $16
At station
$7 - $12
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
Bus from Sutphin Bl/94 Av to Main St/Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Roosevelt Av/Main St to Bruckner Bl/Wilkinson Av
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Coach USA
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Queens Village, NY to White Plains, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 914 995-2000
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from Bruckner Blvd @ Westchester Ave to Mill Rd @ White Plains Rd
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
Other operators
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scarsdale
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Scarsdale
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Scarsdale
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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