Directions from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Summit

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station Long Beach / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Summit Morris & Essex Line / ...

$14 - $21

Cheapest option

Subway, train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 34 St - Penn Station A
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Summit Morris & Essex Line / ...

$11 - $18

5 alternative options

AirTrain, train, line 70 bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
  4. Take the line 70 bus from Bus Lanes to Broad St At Chestnut Ave 70

$53 - $145

Bus, line 70 bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from JFK Airport to Newark Airport
  2. Take the line 70 bus from Lincoln Park At Halsey St to Broad St At Chestnut Ave 70

$30 - $35

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Summit 37.2 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Summit 37.2 miles

$3 - $6

Towncar  •  48 min

  1. Take a town car from Terminal 4 to Summit 37.2 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Summit is 50 km. The road distance is 60 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Summit is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 48 min.

The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Summit is to taxi which takes 48 min and costs $190 - $240.

No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Summit. However, there are services departing from JFK International Airport and arriving at Summit via Jamaica and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

No, there is no direct bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Summit. However, there are services departing from JFK Airport and arriving at Broad St At Chestnut Ave via Terminal B and Lincoln Park At Halsey St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Summit, including transfers.

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Summit, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Summit via Jamaica AirTrain, Jamaica, Penn Station, and New York Penn Station in around 1 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Summit via Newark Airport, Terminal B, Broad St At Camp St, and Lincoln Park At Halsey St in around 2 h 26 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
NJ Transit
Port Authority NYNJ
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Terminal 4 to Station D Jamaica Station
Ave. Duration
47 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Rome2rio guide to
rome2rio.com
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$45 - $130
First Class Seat
$110 - $130
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Bus Lanes to Broad St At Chestnut Ave
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Lincoln Park At Halsey St to Broad St At Chestnut Ave
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Summit
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Terminal 4 to Summit
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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