There are 8 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to TriBeCa by train, subway, bus, 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.

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Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station Babylon / ...

$12 - $14

Cheapest option

AirTrain, subway  •  54 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Howard Beach, NY Howard Beach / ...
  2. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to Chambers St A

$6 - $8

6 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to Marcus Garvey Bl/Broadway B15

$6 - $10

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to TriBeCa 15.5 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to TriBeCa 15.5 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  22 min

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

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  22 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to TriBeCa 15.5 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to TriBeCa 15.5 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to TriBeCa is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to TriBeCa is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 22 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and TriBeCa is 13 miles. The road distance is 15.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to TriBeCa, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to TriBeCa without a car is to train which takes 47 min and costs $12 - $14.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to TriBeCa.
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  • Distance: 12.9 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

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

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to TriBeCa via Jamaica AirTrain, Jamaica, Penn Station, and 34 St - Penn Station in around 47 min. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to TriBeCa every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 23 min.

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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Train from Terminal 4 to Station A Howard Beach
Ave. Duration
24 h 12 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
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to Marcus Garvey Bl/Broadway
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to TriBeCa
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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POOL
$40 - $55
uberX
$40 - $55
uberX + Car Seat
$50 - $65
uberXL
$60 - $80
UberBLACK
$80 - $100
SUV
$100 - $130
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to TriBeCa
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to TriBeCa
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to TriBeCa
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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