There are 7 ways to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Forest Hills by bus, subway, train, 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

Bus, subway  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Port Authority Bus Terminal, West 41st Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America Newark Airport Express-From Newark
  2. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Forest Hills - 71 Av E

$15 - $20

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to 5th Avenue-Bryant Park, West 42nd Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America Newark Airport Express-From Newark
  2. Take the bus from 6 Av/W 41 St to Jewel Av/108 St Qm4

$15 - $24

5 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Forest Hills Port Jefferson / ...

$18 - $26

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newark Airport (EWR) to Forest Hills 25.5 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Forest Hills 25.5 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  31 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Newark Airport to Forest Hills

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  31 min

  1. Take a town car from Newark Airport to Forest Hills 25.5 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Forest Hills is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Forest Hills is to taxi which costs $130 - $170 and takes 31 min.

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The distance between Newark Airport (EWR) and Forest Hills is 17 miles. The road distance is 25.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Forest Hills, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Forest Hills. However, there are services departing from Newark Airport - Terminal B and arriving at Jewel Av/108 St via 6 Av/W 41 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newark Airport (EWR) to Forest Hills. However, there are services departing from Terminal B and arriving at Forest Hills via Newark Airport Railroad Station and Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Forest Hills without a car is to bus and subway which takes 1 h 1 min and costs $15 - $20.

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Map of how to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Forest Hills.
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  • Distance: 17.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

What companies run services between Newark Airport (EWR), USA and Forest Hills, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Newark Airport (EWR) to Forest Hills via Newark Liberty Airport Station, Newark Airport Railroad Station, New York Penn Station, and Penn Station in around 1 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Forest Hills via 5th Avenue-Bryant Park, West 42nd Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America and 6 Av/W 41 St in around 2 h 9 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Forest Hills
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Port Authority Bus Terminal, West 41st Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
newarkairportexpress.com
Bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to 5th Avenue-Bryant Park, West 42nd Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
newarkairportexpress.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from 6 Av/W 41 St to Jewel Av/108 St
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Newark Airport (EWR) to Forest Hills
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Jayride
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Newark Airport to Forest Hills
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Newark Airport to Forest Hills
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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