There are 6 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Valley Stream by train, bus, taxi, shuttle, towncar or foot

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  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain Jamaica
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Valley Stream Far Rockaway / ...

$6 - $10

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
  2. Take the bus from Archer Ave. & 158 St. to Merrick Rd & Central Av n4 / ...

$8

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Valley Stream 6.5 miles

$35 - $45

Shuttle  •  8 min

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

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  8 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Valley Stream 6.5 miles

$16 - $180

Walk  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Walk from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Valley Stream 6.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Valley Stream is to train and bus which costs $8 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Valley Stream is to taxi which costs $35 - $45 and takes 8 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Valley Stream is 4 miles.

It takes approximately 38 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Valley Stream, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Valley Stream. However, there are services departing from JFK Terminal 4 and arriving at Valley Stream via Jamaica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 min.

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

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Valley Stream via Jamaica AirTrain and Jamaica in around 38 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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Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Valley Stream
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Archer Ave. & 158 St. to Merrick Rd & Central Av
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Valley Stream
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to Valley Stream
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Valley Stream
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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