There are 5 ways to get from Union City to New York JFK Airport (JFK) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica Babylon / ...
  2. Take the train from Station D Jamaica Station to Terminal 4 Howard Beach / ...

$6 - $11

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from New York (P.A.B.T) to JKF Terminal 4

$9 - $13

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Union City to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 21.3 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Union City to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 21.3 miles

$2 - $3

Towncar  •  25 min

  1. Take a town car from Union City to New York JFK Airport 21.3 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Union City to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Union City to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to taxi which takes 25 min and costs $110 - $140.

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The distance between Union City and New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 25 km. The road distance is 34 km.

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It takes approximately 33 min to get from Union City to New York JFK Airport (JFK), including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York (P.A.B.T) and arriving at JKF Terminal 4. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Union City to New York JFK Airport (JFK). However, there are services departing from Penn Station and arriving at Terminal 4 via Station D Jamaica Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 min.

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

You can take a train from Union City to New York JFK Airport (JFK) via Jamaica and Station D Jamaica Station in around 33 min. Alternatively, Trans-bridge Lines operates a bus from Union City to New York JFK Airport (JFK) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
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
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
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Port Authority NYNJ
Bus operators
Trans-bridge Lines
Phone
+1 610-868-6001
Website
transbridgelines.com
Bus from New York (P.A.B.T) to JKF Terminal 4
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
Other operators
Taxi from Union City to New York JFK Airport (JFK)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Union City to New York JFK Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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