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There are 5 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station by tram, subway, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Tram, subway

  1. Take the tram from Terminal 4 to Howard Beach-Station A
  2. Take the subway from Howard Beach-JFK Airport to W 4 St-Wash Sq

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station

Drive

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station

Shuttle

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York JFK Airport to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station is recommended.

The social distance requirement in West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station. However, there are services departing from Terminal 4 and arriving at W 4 St-Wash Sq via Howard Beach-JFK Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 2m.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station is 13 miles. The road distance is 16.4 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station without a car is to tram and subway which takes 1h 2m and costs $8 - $11.

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It takes approximately 1h 2m to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station train services, operated by JFK Airtrain, depart from Terminal 4 station.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station train services, operated by MTA, arrive at W 4 St-Wash Sq station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station is 16 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station.
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  • Distance: 13 miles
  • Duration: 1h 2m

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station. However, you can take the tram to Howard Beach-Station A, take the walk to Howard Beach-JFK Airport, take the subway to W 4 St-Wash Sq, then take the walk to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station.

Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
new.mta.info
Tram from Terminal 4 to Howard Beach-Station A
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$8
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MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from Howard Beach-JFK Airport to W 4 St-Wash Sq
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
mta.info
Seniors 65+ and Disabled
$2
Standard Fare
$3
Bus operators
Shuttles by Jayride

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $95
Shuttle
$85 - $95
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Private
$75 - $110
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to West Fourth Street–Washington Square Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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