There are 5 ways to get from Somerset to New York JFK Airport (JFK) by train, bus, subway, 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

Train  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from New Brunswick to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Take the train from Station D Jamaica Station to Terminal 4

$23 - $37

Cheapest option

Bus, subway  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from New Brunswick to New York Port Authority 100
  2. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Howard Beach - JFK Airport A

$12 - $29

3 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Somerset to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 53.4 miles

$5 - $8

Shuttle  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Somerset to New York JFK Airport

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a town car from Somerset to New York JFK Airport 53.4 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The distance between Somerset and New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 62 km. The road distance is 85 km.

The cheapest way to get from Somerset to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Somerset to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to drive which takes 1 h 1 min and costs $5 - $8.

It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to get from Somerset to New York JFK Airport (JFK), including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Somerset to New York JFK Airport (JFK) via New Brunswick Downtown, New Brunswick, New York Penn Station, Penn Station, Jamaica, and Station D Jamaica Station in around 2 h 3 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Station D Jamaica Station to Terminal 4
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Rome2rio guide to
rome2rio.com
Port Authority NYNJ
Bus operators
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Somerset to New York JFK Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Somerset to New York JFK Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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