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AirTrain JFK

JFK International Airport, Jamaica Station, Jamaica, NY 11430
+1 718-244-4444
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Convenient shuttle

I had to take the airtrain to federal circle to catch the hotel shuttle. It took a little longer... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
pemart
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New Haven, Connecticut
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Convenient people mover in JFK

Air train is one of the most efficient airport people mover in the world. It connect all the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ucartech
,
Indonesia
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
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“federal circle” (64 reviews)
“hotel shuttle” (45 reviews)
“air train” (124 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
JFK International Airport, Jamaica Station, Jamaica, NY 11430
This attraction is at John F. Kennedy Intl Airport
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had to take the airtrain to federal circle to catch the hotel shuttle. It took a little longer than usual unsure why. I spoke with an employee on the platform and she also said the train was running a little late but not the...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Air train is one of the most efficient airport people mover in the world. It connect all the terminals in JFk and also the other important stop such as hotel shuttle bus and rental car office terminal. Frequency is good as we don't have to...More

Thank ucartech
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We took the AirTrain from the terminal to our hotel shuttle. First time user and it was easy as pie. From the terminal just head up to the second level and it will have the train running in both directions. Just jump on the right...More

Thank Jim W
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It was my first time in NY and I was a little concerned about going to Manhattan by train, but the experience was so easy and great that I'd like to encourage you to do the same instead of taking a taxi. From JFK airport...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this hotel very often only because of their excellent customer service, from the front desk right down to their awesome bartenders. I leave happy every single time. So with thanks...I shall come again, and again...#bartender #Dana #Brian ❤️ you guys are the BEST!!!...More

Thank nadichand1
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When you got off Airport, you have several options from JFK to NYC. 1st Uber, 2nd Cabs, 3rd Shuttles, 4th Subway. Airtrain is a part of NYC Subway System(MTA). We have chosen it and paid $5 for each. If you do not wanna waste your...More

Thank travelspostcards2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Never, ever, ever again will I take the NYC Transit Airtrain to JFK. After I picked the E train up at E 53rd Street/Lexington Avenue there was construction along most of the route. It took an hour and 25 minutes to get to Jamaica/Sutphin Blvd....More

2  Thank HJSIII
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the airport end, the AirTrain was really easy to use. Just don't make the mistake that I did, which was buying a 10 trip pass thinking it would be for all of NY, only to find out it was for trips to and from...More

Thank Travelbugs993
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great and cheap way to get into the City especially if your hotel has an airport shuttle. Connects to the subway’s E Line.

Thank Karen H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I appreciate being able to use the Airtrain! Despite some occasional confusion in directions it's a fantastic efficient service around JFK. Between terminals it's free, regular, safe ( even at night).and still a bargain if you have to pay at the terminus. The Air Train...More

Thank Dan W
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Eric T
10 February 2018|
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Response from HJSIII | Reviewed this property |
There is a flat cab rate from jfk to Manhattan. By the time you do lirr and Uber this will be competitive and much faster From the web: To/From JFK and any location in Manhattan: Onscreen rate is 'Rate #02 – JFK... More
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Delma D
9 February 2018|
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Response from Samuel D | Reviewed this property |
Take the LIRR on theway to Jamaica and look for the AirTrain JFK transfer. Will be like 4-5 stops away. Depending on what Terminal you going to, Delta is 2-5 most of the time
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Kelly V
8 February 2018|
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Response from Dawei13 | Reviewed this property |
If you are talking about Jamaica Station to The Delta terminals, 2&4, I Would say about 10-12 minutes
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