From the point i stepped off the plane at ewr until the point i was at the check in counter at jfk 3 hours passed. To provide passengers access to connecting transit services like the b15 bus and the shuttle buses.
The airtrain of jfk follows 3 routes namely the howard beach route the jamaica station route and the airline terminal route.
How do i get to jfk from nj by train. You can take a train from new york jfk airport jfk to elizabeth nj via jamaica airtrain jamaica new york penn station elizabeth e jersey st at broad st and us 1 9 at east jersey st in around 2h. Seems like the cheapest way to go. From jfk you ll first have to get to.
Alternatively you can take a bus from new york jfk airport jfk to newark via new york port authority bus terminal and port authority bus terminal in around 2h 58m. I did it last fall. The howard beach route concludes at the subway station of howard beach jfk.
The itinerary was a star alliance award booking and united flies into ewr and not jfk. The shortest route is to take line 2 or 3 from north bergen to penn station get on the jamaica line to jamaica station then board the airtrain jfk red line all the way to the airport. Typically the jamaica and howard beach lines operate in the following order.
From there take the jfk airport airtrain on the upper level that gets you to the airport terminals in 12 15 minutes. Lirr trains and the jfk airport airtrain run 24 hours a day. You can take nj transit to ny penn station and from there take either the subway or the lirr train to jfk short connection to airtrain.
The effort in itself is a long and difficult process. If you arrived at newark ewr you would simply take the monorail to the adjacent new jersey transit station and get on the train that goes to long branch. Here are some options for how to get there.
It stops right at lefferts blvd. Terminal 1 terminal 2 terminal 4 terminal 5 terminal 7 terminal 8 and then proceeds to its origin station. Airtrain connects all passenger terminals at jfk.
Catch the lirr train from penn station to lirr s jamaica hub which takes 20 minutes. This service is free. Jfk laguardia and newark airports are accessible via public transit.
As a point of reference itinerary arriving ewr and departing jfk on a sunday afternoon without weather issues. You can take a train from new york jfk airport jfk to newark via jamaica airtrain jamaica and new york penn station in around 59 min.