There are 5 ways to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jamaica (Station) by train, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica Port Jefferson / ...

$4 - $6

Cheapest option

Subway  •  32 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport E

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jamaica (Station) 12.4 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jamaica (Station) 12.4 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jamaica (Station) 12.4 miles

$29 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jamaica (Station) is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jamaica (Station) is to taxi which costs $65 - $85 and takes 16 min.

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The distance between Port Authority Bus Terminal and Jamaica (Station) is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.4 miles.

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The train from Penn Station to Jamaica takes 21 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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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 21 min.

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There are 1816+ hotels available in Jamaica (Station). Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jamaica (Station).
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  • Distance: 10.4 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

What companies run services between Port Authority Bus Terminal, NY, USA and Jamaica (Station), NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jamaica (Station) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 21 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jamaica (Station)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$29 - $40
Car Seat
$40 - $55
UberX
$30 - $45
UberXL
$45 - $60
Black
$60 - $80
Black SUV
$80 - $100
Taxi from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jamaica (Station)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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