JFK International Airport AirTrain

AirTrain JFK is the train service that operates between JFK
International Airport, Long Island Rail Road trains and New York City Subway.
It also serves as an on-airport service connecting the airline terminals, rental
car facilities, hotel shuttles, and airport parking lots.

Air Train JFK has
3 routes:

  • Howard Beach route

The Howard Beach route ends at the Howard Beach-JFK subway station. It stops
at Lefferts Boulevard (connecting transit services - B15 bus) for shuttle buses
to long term parking lots A and B and to airport employee parking.

Connecting transit services: A subway train, Q11 bus

  • Jamaica Station route

The Jamaica route ends at Jamaica Station on the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR)
next to the Sutphin Boulevard/Archer Avenue-JFK subway station (to Brooklyn
and Manhattan or Queens).

Connecting transit services: E, J and Z subway
trains, Q6, Q8, Q9, Q20A, Q20B, Q25/Q34, Q30, Q31, Q40, Q43, Q44, Q60  and
Q65 buses

Both routes make a counterclockwise loop through the airport and stop at each
terminal.

  • Airline Terminal route

The Airline Terminal route connects 6 terminal stations (Terminal 1, 2-3,
4, 5-6, 7 and 8-9). Route operates in the opposite direction, making a clockwise
loop.
All JFK AirTrain stations are wheelchair accessible. Howard Beach subway and
Jamaica Long Island Railroad stations are wheelchair accessible too.

JFK
AirTrain Fare Information

  • Fare of 5$ at Howard Beach or Jamaica Station
  • Rides between all other JFK AirTrain stations are free

Comments

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Cheapest is by Airtrain to subway ($7.25); take Airtrain on track 1 from terminal to Jamaica Station, transfer to E subway into Manhattan and transfer to whichever Bronx-bound Subway line will take you closest to your destination as multiple lines serve the Bronx. Check the MTA subway map for Bronx stations.

I arrive @ terminal 7 where do i go to catch the air train that will take me to Jamaica Station?

thanks!

i would like to take the airtrain from terminals 3 and im heading to richmond hill... can u explain to where and how can i go about getting the air train after im done with immigration?

Hello,

I will be staying in an Hotel located at Queens Boulevard 65-09, Queens.

What would be the easiest way to get there via public transportation from Terminal 7 of JFK airport?

Thanks in advance,
Aharon.

I arrive from Phoenix at 14 55 at terminal 3 and depart for Bermuda from terminal 8 at 17 .30. will I have sufficient time, allowing for luggage and customs etc to make this connection on sky train?

I'm arriving at terminal 8, and I have a 4 hour lay-over before my next flight, also at T8. When I get there, can I go to the shops at terminal 4 by AirTrain? What track is it, and how far is it?

Will arrive at terminal 8 at 12:35am and have to go to Manhattan. Want to know what is the last time of the Jamaica Station air train since I would like to take the Penn Station train. Txs

Hey I'll arrive at terminal 4 and need to go to Brooklyn with a big luggage. I just read that the B15 bus departure isn't anymore at terminal 4 but it changed to T5. Is it a walking distance or what other options could you give me to get to Franklin Ave... The luggage is 7ft*3ft*1,5ft...

Take the air train to Howard Beach and transfer to a Manhattan bound A train get off at Franklin Ave.

Hi JFK_S
Coming to JFK with a National rental car & flying from T-4.
Whats my best bet? Return car with wife & daughter, then take the AirTrain together to T-4 or drop them off at T-4 with baggage then drop off car myself & return to T-4 via AirTrain.
Thanks

That would be a good idea.
JFK_Specialist

I am wanting to get from JFK to Amsterdam and 92nd in Manhattan. What is the subways/ routes that I take? I have never been to New York. Thanks!

do we choose jamaica station or howard beach and which subway after there,we are traevlling from terminal 7 to 77th street NY 10075

I want to take a train from Princeton Junction to JFK Terminal 1. How to take the train and Air train? Thanks for your help?

Hello, I am travelling on June 1st arriving on terminal 7 and need to go to terminal 1 for my international flight. Can I get there by airline terminal route train?
thanks

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