There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to St. Nicholas Avenue by train, subway, 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, subway  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 145 St A

$12 - $14

Cheapest option

Subway  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 145 St A

$6 - $8

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to St. Nicholas Avenue 19.5 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to St. Nicholas Avenue 19.5 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  24 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York JFK Airport to St. Nicholas Avenue

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  24 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to St. Nicholas Avenue 19.5 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to St. Nicholas Avenue 19.5 miles

$45 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to St. Nicholas Avenue is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to St. Nicholas Avenue is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 24 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and St. Nicholas Avenue is 15 miles. The road distance is 19.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to St. Nicholas Avenue, including transfers.

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What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and St. Nicholas Avenue, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to St. Nicholas Avenue. However, you can take the train to Jamaica AirTrain, take the walk to Jamaica, take the train to Penn Station, take the walk to 34 St - Penn Station, take the subway to 145 St, then take the walk to St. Nicholas Avenue. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to St. Nicholas Avenue every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h.

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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Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to St. Nicholas Avenue
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $65
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uber.com
POOL
$45 - $65
uberX
$50 - $65
uberX + Car Seat
$60 - $75
uberXL
$75 - $95
UberBLACK
$95 - $130
SUV
$120 - $160
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to St. Nicholas Avenue
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to St. Nicholas Avenue
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to St. Nicholas Avenue
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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