There are 3 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Statue of Liberty by train, subway, ferry, bus or shuttle

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 4 subway, ferry  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from JFK International Airport to Jamaica AirTrain
  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

$30 - $33

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  22 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Terminal 4 to Statue of Liberty

$16 - $75

1 alternative option

Bus, line 4 subway, ferry  •  1 h 39 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

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 train to Jamaica AirTrain, 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 New Lots Av/Ashford St, New Lots Av, Bowling Green, Battery Park, and Liberty Island in around 1 h 39 min.

Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from JFK International Airport to Jamaica AirTrain
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
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
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
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 Terminal 4 to Statue of Liberty
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Statue of Liberty is 23 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Statue of Liberty is to bus and line 4 subway and ferry which costs $24 - $29 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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

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