There are 6 ways to get from Raritan to New York JFK Airport (JFK) by train, subway, bus, car 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, AirTrain  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Raritan to Newark Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  4. Take the AirTrain from Jamaica, NY to Terminal 4

$43 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from West End Ave At Mountain Ave to Port Authority Bus Terminal 114 / ...

$12 - $22

4 alternative options

Train, subway  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Raritan to Newark Penn Station Raritan Valley Line
  2. Take the subway from Fulton St to Howard Beach - JFK Airport A

$15 - $20

Train, line 1006 bus, subway  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Raritan to Newark Penn Station
  2. Take the line 1006 bus from Newark, Nj to New York, Ny 904 / ...
  3. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Howard Beach - JFK Airport A

$20 - $34

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Raritan to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 61 miles

$6 - $9

Towncar  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a town car from Raritan to New York JFK Airport 61 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Raritan to New York JFK Airport (JFK). However, there are services departing from Raritan and arriving at Terminal 4 via Newark Penn Station, Penn Station and Jamaica, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Raritan and New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 45 miles. The road distance is 61 miles.

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The best way to get from Raritan to New York JFK Airport (JFK) without a car is to train and AirTrain which takes 2 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to get from Raritan to New York JFK Airport (JFK), including transfers.

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Raritan to New York JFK Airport (JFK) train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Raritan station.

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The best way to get from Raritan to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to train and AirTrain which takes 2 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 53 min.

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Raritan to New York JFK Airport (JFK) train services, operated by PATH, arrive at Terminal 4 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Raritan to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 61 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to drive from Raritan to New York JFK Airport (JFK).

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There are 1492+ hotels available in New York JFK Airport (JFK). Prices start at $120 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Raritan to New York JFK Airport (JFK).
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  • Distance: 45.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 20 min

What companies run services between Raritan, NJ, USA and New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA?

You can take a train from Raritan to New York JFK Airport (JFK) via Newark Penn Station, New York Penn Station, Penn Station, Jamaica, and Jamaica, NY in around 2 h 20 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from Raritan to New York JFK Airport (JFK) hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$30 - $40
Business Class
$45 - $75
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
New York City Transit (MTA)
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $12
Flexible
$13 - $17
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Raritan to New York JFK Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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