There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Whitestone 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.

Recommended option

Train, line 7 subway, bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. 7 / ...

$13 - $20

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Q3
  2. Q76

$5 - $14

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. 13.1 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  16 min

  1. 13.1 miles

$1 - $2

Shuttle  •  16 min

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  16 min

  1. 13.1 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  16 min

  1. 13.1 miles

$30 - $40

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

You can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Whitestone via Hillside Av/179 St Subway and Hillside Av/178 St in around 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from JFK International Airport to Jamaica AirTrain
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Woodside
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Main St/39 Av to Parsons Bl/14 Av
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to Hillside Av/179 St Subway
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Hillside Av/178 St to 14 Av/147 St
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 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 Whitestone
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$30 - $40
uberX + Car Seat
$45 - $60
uberX
$35 - $50
uberXL
$50 - $65
UberBLACK
$65 - $85
SUV
$85 - $110
Taxi from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Whitestone
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Terminal 4 to Whitestone
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Terminal 4 to Whitestone
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Whitestone is 17 km. The road distance is 21 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Whitestone is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 16 min.

The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Whitestone is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs $70 - $85.

No, there is no direct bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Whitestone. However, there are services departing from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION and arriving at 14 Av/147 St via Hillside Av/178 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Whitestone, including transfers.