There are 5 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Valley Stream by train, taxi, shuttle, towncar or foot

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AirTrain, train  •  33 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 8 to Jamaica, NY Jamaica
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Valley Stream Far Rockaway / ...

$6 - $10

4 alternative options

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

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Valley Stream. However, there are services departing from Terminal 8 and arriving at Valley Stream via Jamaica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 min.

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

The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Valley Stream without a car is to AirTrain and train which takes 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 33 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Valley Stream, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Valley Stream train services, operated by PATH, depart from Terminal 8 station.

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

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There are 412+ hotels available in Valley Stream. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Valley Stream.
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  • Distance: 4.2 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

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, NY and Jamaica in around 33 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 5 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
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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