There are 5 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Stony Brook by train, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Huntington Port Jefferson
  2. Take the train from Huntington to Stony Brook Port Jefferson

$13 - $18

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Stony Brook 49.4 miles

$260 - $310

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Stony Brook 49.4 miles

$4 - $7

Shuttle  •  57 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York JFK Airport to Stony Brook

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  57 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Stony Brook 49.4 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Stony Brook. However, there are services departing from Terminal 4 and arriving at Stony Brook via Jamaica and Huntington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Stony Brook is 39 miles. The road distance is 49.4 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Stony Brook without a car is to train which takes 2 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Stony Brook, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Stony Brook train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Jamaica station.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Stony Brook train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Stony Brook station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Stony Brook is 49 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Stony Brook.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Stony Brook. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Stony Brook.
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  • Distance: 39 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 40 min

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Stony Brook, NY, USA?

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Stony Brook via Jamaica, NY, Jamaica, and Huntington in around 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Huntington
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Huntington to Stony Brook
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Stony Brook
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$260 - $310
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Stony Brook
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Stony Brook
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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