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There are 5 ways to get from Times Square to Jamaica (Station) by train, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  21m

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

$4 - $6

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Subway  •  33m

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

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  16m

  1. Take a taxi from Times Square to Jamaica (Station) 12.3 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  16m

  1. Drive from Times Square to Jamaica (Station) 12.3 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  16m

  1. Take an Uber from Times Square to Jamaica (Station) 12.3 miles

$28 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Times Square to Jamaica (Station) is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Times Square to Jamaica (Station) is to taxi which costs $65 - $80 and takes 16m.

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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 21m.

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The distance between Times Square and Jamaica (Station) is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Times Square to Jamaica (Station) without a car is to train which takes 21m and costs $4 - $6.

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

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Times Square to Jamaica (Station) train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Penn Station.

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Times Square to Jamaica (Station) train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Jamaica station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Times Square to Jamaica (Station) is 12 miles. It takes approximately 16m to drive from Times Square to Jamaica (Station).

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There are 1945+ hotels available in Jamaica (Station). Prices start at $101 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 10.2 miles
  • Duration: 21m

What companies run services between Times Square, NY, USA and Jamaica (Station), NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Times Square to Jamaica (Station) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 21m.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Times Square to Jamaica (Station)
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Car Seat
$40 - $55
UberX
$30 - $45
UberPool
$28 - $40
UberXL
$45 - $60
Black
$60 - $80
Black SUV
$80 - $100
Taxi from Times Square to Jamaica (Station)
Ave. Duration
16m
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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