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There are 5 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Statue of Liberty by train, subway, ferry, bus or shuttle

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Recommended option

AirTrain, train, line 4 subway, ferry  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal
  3. Take the line 4 subway from Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr to Bowling Green 4 / ...
  4. Take the ferry from Battery Park to Liberty Island

$28 - $31

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  22 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York JFK Airport to Statue of Liberty

$16 - $75

3 alternative options

Subway, ferry  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to Broad St J / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Battery Park to Liberty Island

$27

Bus, line 4 subway, ferry  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to New Lots Av/Ashford St B15
  2. Take the line 4 subway from New Lots Av to Bowling Green 4 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Battery Park to Liberty Island

$25 - $28

Bus, ferry  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd Q10
  2. Take the bus from Woodhaven Bl/Hoffman Dr to State St/Battery Pl
  3. Take the ferry from Battery Park to Liberty Island

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Statue of Liberty is to subway and ferry which costs $27 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Statue of Liberty is to shuttle which costs $16 - $75 and takes 22 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Statue of Liberty is 14 miles.

The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Statue of Liberty without a car is to AirTrain and train and line 4 subway and ferry which takes 1 h 26 min and costs $27 - $31.

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It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Statue of Liberty, including transfers.

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There are 1799+ hotels available in Statue of Liberty. Prices start at $113 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Statue of Liberty.
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  • Distance: 14.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

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

There is no direct connection from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Statue of Liberty. However, you can take the AirTrain to Jamaica, NY, take the walk to Jamaica, take the train to Atlantic Terminal, take the walk to Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr, take the line 4 subway to Bowling Green, take the walk to Battery Park, take the ferry to Liberty Island, then take the walk to Statue of Liberty. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Statue of Liberty via Jamaica AirTrain, Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport, Broad St, Battery Park, and Liberty Island in around 1 h 43 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)
Website
mta.info
Subway from Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr to Bowling Green
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to Broad St
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from New Lots Av to Bowling Green
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to New Lots Av/Ashford St
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Woodhaven Bl/Hoffman Dr to State St/Battery Pl
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Ferry operators
Statue Cruises
Website
statuecruises.com
Ferry from Battery Park to Liberty Island
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
statuecruises.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Statue of Liberty
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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