There are 7 ways to get from New York to Jamaica by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot
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Train • 21m
$4 - $6
Subway • 41m
5 alternative options
Bus • 1h 11m
$2 - $7
Taxi • 20m
$75 - $90
Drive • 20m
$1 - $2
Uber • 20m
$30 - $40
Walk • 4h 5m
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from New York to Jamaica is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 20m.
The quickest way to get from New York to Jamaica is to taxi which costs $75 - $90 and takes 20m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison Av/ E 27 St and arriving at Linden Bl/ 142 St. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1h 11m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Penn Station station and arriving at Jamaica. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21m.
The distance between New York and Jamaica is 10 miles. The road distance is 13.8 miles.
The best way to get from New York to Jamaica without a car is to train which takes 21m and costs $4 - $6.
The train from Penn Station to Jamaica takes 21m including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.
New York to Jamaica bus services, operated by MTA, depart from Madison Av/ E 27 St station.
New York to Jamaica train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Penn Station.
The best way to get from New York to Jamaica is to train which takes 21m and costs $4 - $6. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $2 - $7 and takes 1h 11m.
What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Jamaica, NY, USA?
Long Island Rail Road operates a train from New York to Jamaica every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 21m. Alternatively, MTA operates a bus from New York to Jamaica every 4 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 1h 11m.
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More Questions & Answers
New York to Jamaica bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Linden Bl/ 142 St station.
New York to Jamaica train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Jamaica station.
Yes, the driving distance between New York to Jamaica is 14 miles. It takes approximately 20m to drive from New York to Jamaica.
There are 1945+ hotels available in Jamaica. Prices start at $101 USD per night.