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There are 7 ways to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights by bus, subway, train, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Bus, line 7 subway  •  42 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal C to Grand Central Terminal
  2. Take the line 7 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 82 St - Jackson Hts 7

$20

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  28 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Newark Airport to Jackson Heights

$16 - $75

5 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Terminal B to Newark Liberty Airport Station
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from Penn Station to Woodside

$18 - $24

Bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Grand Central Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 40 St to 81 St/Northern Bl Q32

$19 - $24

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights 23.1 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights 23.1 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  28 min

  1. Take a town car from Newark Airport to Jackson Heights 23.1 miles

$16 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights. However, there are services departing from Newark Airport - Terminal B and arriving at 81 St/Northern Bl via Madison Av/E 40 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights. However, there are services departing from Terminal B and arriving at Woodside via Newark Airport Railroad Station and Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between Newark Airport (EWR) and Jackson Heights is 16 miles. The road distance is 23.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights without a car is to bus and line 7 subway which takes 42 min and costs $20.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights, including transfers.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights bus services, operated by Newark Airport Express, depart from Newark Airport - Terminal B station.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights train services, operated by Newark Airtrain, depart from Terminal B station.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights is to train which takes 1 h 2 min and costs $18 - $25. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $19 - $24 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights.
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  • Distance: 16.1 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Newark Airport (EWR), USA and Jackson Heights, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights via Newark Liberty Airport Station, Newark Airport Railroad Station, New York Penn Station, and Penn Station in around 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights via Grand Central Terminal and Madison Av/E 40 St in around 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Newark Airtrain
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Terminal B to Newark Liberty Airport Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
panynj.gov
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
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Woodside
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
Newark Airport Express
Phone
+1-877-894-9155
Email
olympia@coachusa.com
Website
newarkairportexpress.com
Bus from Terminal C to Grand Central Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17
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Newark Airport Express
Bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Grand Central Terminal
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17
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Newark Airport Express
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 40 St to 81 St/Northern Bl
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Shuttles by Jayride
Website
jayride.com
Shuttle from Newark Airport to Jackson Heights
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from Newark Airport to Jackson Heights
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Taxi from Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at 81 St/Northern Bl station.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Woodside station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights is 23 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Jackson Heights.

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There are 1853+ hotels available in Jackson Heights. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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