There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Secaucus Junction 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.

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AirTrain, train  •  47 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 8 to Jamaica, NY
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level

$9 - $16

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Subway  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 34 St - Penn Station A

$8 - $13

5 alternative options

Subway, line 129 bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal E
  2. Take the line 129 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Secaucus Junction Bus Plaza 129 / ...

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Secaucus Junction 25.3 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Secaucus Junction 25.3 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  31 min

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

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  32 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Secaucus Junction 25.3 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Secaucus Junction. However, there are services departing from Terminal 8 and arriving at Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level via Jamaica and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Secaucus Junction is 17 miles. The road distance is 25.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Secaucus Junction without a car is to AirTrain and train which takes 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Secaucus Junction, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Secaucus Junction train services, operated by PATH, depart from Terminal 8 station.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Secaucus Junction train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Secaucus Junction is 25 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Secaucus Junction.

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There are 1764+ hotels available in Secaucus Junction. Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Secaucus Junction.
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  • Distance: 17.4 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Secaucus Junction, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Secaucus Junction via Jamaica, NY, Jamaica, Penn Station, and New York Penn Station in around 47 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 34 St - Penn Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Secaucus Junction
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Secaucus Junction
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Secaucus Junction
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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