Bus at JFK Airport

Bus lines at JFK Airport

The following Bus lines stops at the airport:

- B15 (Schedule)

- Q3 (Schedule)

- Q10 (Schedule)

The bus stop is located in Terminal 5, use the AirTrain to move from/to other terminals.

MTA Website or use the MTA TripPlanner


From / to Queens

- Jamaica: Bus Q3. Travel Time: 50 minutes to/from Jamaica station.

- Hollis, St Albans, Long Island: Bus Q3. Travel Time: 40 minutes to/from Hollis.

- Long Island: Bus Q3. Travel time: 20 minutes to/from Locust Manor.

- Kew Gardens, Richmond Hill and South Ozone Park: Bus Q10. Travel Time: 40-45 minutes to/from Kew Gardens.


From / to Brooklyn

- Bedford Stuyvesant: Bus B15. Travel Time: 85 minutes to/from Myrtle Avenue; 70 minutes to/from Kingston-Throop Avenues.

- Crown Heights, East Flatbush: Bus B15. Travel Time: 55 minutes to/from Sutter Av-Rutland Road.

- Brownsville, East New York: Bus B15. Travel Time: 30-40 minutes to/from New Lots Avenue.



Useful information

Buses are handicapped accessible.

There are various private bus lines operating express buses to Manhattan, the Hudson Valley, and Long Island.


MetroCard: is the integrated system to travel through the public transportation. One single way is $2.75 and passengers can travel by MTA subways and buses. Metrocard is rechargeable and travelers can do transfers for free between subways and buses.

To buy a MetroCard: purchase it in the Vending Machines or in the information point in the main stations.

Children: 44 inches tall & under travel for free.

*All Buses accept MetroCard or exact change (coins only) with the exception of Select Bus Service (SBS).

*Metro North Railroad and Long Island Rail Road fares require separate ticket purchase at Machines or Ticket Offices. Passengers must buy the ticket before board these destinations.