There are 8 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Sheepshead Bay (Water) by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train, subway  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal Hempstead / ...
  2. Take the subway from Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr to Sheepshead Bay B / ...

$9 - $12

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Bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to Hegeman Av/Chester Av B15
  2. Take the bus from Rockaway Av/Hegeman Av to Nostrand Av/Newkirk Av B8

$7 - $20

6 alternative options

Subway, bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to Nostrand Av A
  2. Take the bus from Nostrand Av/Fulton St to Nostrand Av/Av Y B44

$8 - $13

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Sheepshead Bay (Water) 14.3 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Sheepshead Bay (Water) 14.3 miles

$1 - $2

Shuttle  •  16 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York JFK Airport to Sheepshead Bay (Water)

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  16 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Sheepshead Bay (Water) 14.3 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Sheepshead Bay (Water) 14.3 miles

$35 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Sheepshead Bay (Water) is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Sheepshead Bay (Water) is to taxi which costs $75 - $95 and takes 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) station to Sheepshead Bay (Water). However, there are services departing from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION and arriving at Nostrand Av/Av X via Rockaway Av/Hegeman Av and Nostrand Av/Newkirk Av. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Sheepshead Bay (Water) is 9 miles. The road distance is 14.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Sheepshead Bay (Water) without a car is to train and subway which takes 1 h 10 min and costs $8 - $12.

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It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Sheepshead Bay (Water), including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Sheepshead Bay (Water) bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Sheepshead Bay (Water) bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at Nostrand Av/Newkirk Av station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Sheepshead Bay (Water) is 14 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Sheepshead Bay (Water).

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There are 1635+ hotels available in Sheepshead Bay (Water). Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Sheepshead Bay (Water).
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  • Distance: 9.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

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

You can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Sheepshead Bay (Water) via Hegeman Av/Chester Av, Rockaway Av/Hegeman Av, and Nostrand Av/Newkirk Av in around 1 h 38 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
New York City Transit (MTA)
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to Hegeman Av/Chester Av
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Rockaway Av/Hegeman Av to Nostrand Av/Newkirk Av
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Nostrand Av/Fulton St to Nostrand Av/Av Y
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Sheepshead Bay (Water)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$35 - $45
UberX
$35 - $50
Car Seat
$45 - $60
UberXL
$55 - $75
Black
$70 - $95
Black SUV
$95 - $120
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Sheepshead Bay (Water)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Sheepshead Bay (Water)
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Sheepshead Bay (Water)
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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