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

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Train  •  21 min

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

$4 - $6

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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 Times Square to Jamaica (Station) 12.3 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  16 min

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

$1 - $2

Uber  •  16 min

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

$30 - $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 16 min.

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

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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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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 21 min and costs $4 - $6.

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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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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 16 min to drive from Times Square to Jamaica (Station).

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There are 1696+ hotels available in Jamaica (Station). Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 10.2 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

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 21 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Times Square to Jamaica (Station)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$30 - $40
UberX
$30 - $45
Car Seat
$40 - $55
UberXL
$45 - $65
Black
$65 - $85
Black SUV
$80 - $110
Taxi from Times Square to Jamaica (Station)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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