New York John F. Kennedy Airport JFK Shared Shuttles and Private Transfers

Ensure your trip gets off to the best start by booking an airport shuttle or private transfer to and from New York John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK). Choose from 78 different transfer companies and book your transfer today

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4.5 Great
USD $16.00
All Transfer Service Car

All Transfer Service Car

USD $38.00
Execucar - Premium Sedan, Curbside

Execucar - Premium Sedan, Curbside

4.0 Good
USD $46.00
GO Airlink Shuttle

GO Airlink Shuttle

USD $47.00

New York John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) transfers

Planning a trip to New York City? Pre-book your New York airport transfers or shuttles so you can dive straight into everything this world-renowned city has to offer. JFK is a very busy travel hub but if you book your New York airport shuttle ahead of time, you’ll beat the crowds and waste no time biting into the Big Apple.

Book your New York airport transfers from JFK International Airport straight to your hotel, drop your bags and get out into this irresistible, iconic city.

There’s a range of airport transportation available – you might be traveling to New York for a Broadway show with friends, or you might be heading there for a conference or convention. With Jayride, you can book a ride from the airport that suits your specific travel needs. 

If you’re traveling toNew York for business, consider private transportation to (and from) JFK. Jayride hosts 78 professional airport shuttle transport services operating private cars, limousines and shuttles for a ride from the airport to hotels and private addresses and back again.

Choose your preferred airport car service, and travel with complete confidence. Once you’ve cleared baggage claim, Jayride partner drivers will be there for an easy airport transport experience – they can even hold up a sign with your name on it. Jayride is the largest comparison website for airport transfers in the world.

When arriving at JFK International Airport after your stay, or arranging a pick-up to your hotel, you need to know which airport terminal you are traveling from and to. JFK International Airport JFK has 8 terminals:

Terminal 1
Terminal 2
Terminal 3
Terminal 4
Terminal 5
Terminal 6
Terminal 7
Terminal 8

With its worldwide reputation as a 24-hour city, packed with cultural treasures, fabulous restaurants and top-notch shopping, New York is a tourist hotspot, attracting domestic and international crowds pretty much all year round. JFK is a busy airport, so book with Jayride before you travel so you can beat the crowds and arrive in comfort.

Our Services

Reliable airport transport services to and from New York John F. Kennedy Airport … easy. Whatever your budget, wherever you’re headed, Jayride partner drivers will get you there. Travel your way with a choice of affordable ground transportation options in New York John F. Kennedy Airport.

Airport shuttles

The best option for travel on a budget, share a ride in a car or van with others heading in your direction. Depending on your hotel, it’s like a tour of Manhattan!

Airport transfers

Choose a car, van or limo and have your own private driver get you to your destination.


Use a familiar rideshare service without downloading local apps, and avoid surge pricing by booking ahead.

Cruise transfer

Book before you land in New York and ensure you get to Cape Liberty in Brooklyn in time for your Bahamas, Bermuda or North East cruise.

Top 7 things to do near JFK International Airport

Book your JFK International Airport transfer and have some fun at these attractions that are super close to JFK Airport.

  1. Rockaway Beach: Book a JFK airport car service to this lovely beach and boardwalk.

  2. Queens Museum: This wonderful art museum is one of the great places to visit, between JFK and La Guardia airports.

  3. Forest Park Golf Course: Stretch your legs with a round of golf at this golf course near New York’s main Airport.

  4. Baisley Pond Park: Zip out to this park near the airport for a fresh air and fitness fix.

  5. TWA Hotel: Relive the heydays of 1960s air travel at this ultra-stylish hotel complex.

  6. Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge: Go birdwatching in this beach, bay and island wilderness close to JFK Airport.

  7. King Manor: This well-regarded and gorgeous historic house museum is a popular attraction just 10 minutes from the airport.

Top 10 things to do in New York

Only 10?! You could find 10,000 amazing things to do in and around New York. But, for starters, here are some of the best things to do and see in New York.

  1. Central Park: Make this enormous wonderland of a park one of the first places to visit in New York.

  2. The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Exploring the epic collection at the Met is one of most iconic activities in New York.

  3. Empire State Building: Take a lift to the skyhigh viewing platform of this landmark Art Deco building. 

  4. Yankee Stadium: For things to do in New York, catching a game at Yankee Stadium is up there.

  5. Broadway: Catching a Broadway show is one of the absolute must-do activities in New York – there’s plenty to choose from.

  6. Grand Central Station: Hit the Oyster Bar at this magnificent landmark train terminal in Midtown. 

  7. Highline: Walking this elevated rail line turned public park is a really fun thing to do in New York.

  8. Rockefeller Center: This lively Midtown plaza is one of the best places to visit in New York all year round. 

  9. American Museum of Natural History: Explore the history of the natural world at this world-class New York museum.

  10. Museum of Modern Art: An afternoon at the breezy and inspiring MoMA is one of the best New York things to do.

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is JFK International Airport from Midtown Manhattan?

JFK is in Queens, roughly 16 miles southeast of Midtown.

How many airports are there in New York?

There are three main airports in New York - John F. Kennedy International (JFK), LaGuardia (LGA) and Newark Liberty International (EWR). They’re all within the 25 busiest airports in the country (JFK is 13th), so pre-booking airport transfers is always a good idea, regardless of which one you’re flying into. Check out where you’re staying in New York first, and see if you can fly into the closest one. It can make a big difference.

What’s the best time of year to visit New York?

Generally, spring (April to June) and autumn/fall (September to November) are the most pleasant times of year to visit New York. Summer can be humid and stifling, while winter can get a bit too frosty to be able to really get out there and enjoy a lot of the attractions.

What’s the easiest way to get around New York?

For speed, efficiency and affordability, the Subway is the way to go. New York City traffic is notorious and it can sometimes be quicker to walk than drive if you get tangled in a peak hour gridlock. You can pay to travel on the subway by either tapping your OMNY card, your credit or debit card or your smart device. Easy.

Is it easy to get around JFK Airport. 

For sure. There’s a free monorail (the ‘AirTrain’) that runs between all six terminals every few minutes.

Is New York expensive?

Well, yeah. Although there are plenty of free things to do, like spending time in Central Park, walking the High Line or going to the museums when they offer free entry, in general, it’s a pretty pricey city. Make sure you factor in taxes (especially on hotel rooms) and tips when you’re working out your travel budget.


Joanne S. Travelled on 12 April 2024

“Giovel was a great driver, car very clean. Very pleasant. ”

Archie C. Travelled on 12 April 2024


Joseph W. Travelled on 12 April 2024

“Excellent service, excellent driver, very thoughtful ”

Ann G. Travelled on 12 April 2024

“Excellent! First time using this service. Hoping second time will be just as good.”

Omagbitse B. Travelled on 12 April 2024

“Excellent. Driver was on time, vehicle was comfortable, and we arrived airport on time. ”


What’s included in the price?
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All prices listed on are inclusive of taxes, tolls, airport parking, admin fees, fuel, environmental surcharges and any other standard fees typically included for a standard point-to-point transfer. You don’t pay any extra for these. Read all Any additional requirements such as child seats or extra luggage may incur an additional cost. Your transfer company will confirm this with you when you make your booking. Gratuities are not included in the price, so it is at your discretion as to whether you wish to tip your driver. If you are in the US, it is customary to tip your driver 10-15%. In other countries such as the UK or Australia, tipping is not mandatory, though a tip of 10-15% for great service is always welcome.
Where do I meet my driver?
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Once you make your booking, you’ll receive meeting instructions from your transfer company. If you’re still unsure about where to meet your driver, simply contact them directly. Their contact details will be provided in your booking confirmation email.
How do I select a pick up time?
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Once you have completed your booking your Transfer Company will confirm the best pick-up time for you based on your flight details. You may contact them directly to request a time based on your specific requirements.

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