Taxi Ride Stats for JFK Airport to LaGuardia Airport

The taxi ride from JFK Airport to LaGuardia Airport should only take you (on average) about 27 minutes.

This makes sense, as the total driving distance is (on average) 12.0 miles. If your ride has been much longer than this, I’d check in with your driver to make sure you aren’t on some alternate path.

This is much better than the walking, as walking would take about 211. minutes to walk from JFK Airport to LaGuardia Airport at a 17.5 minutes per mile pace.

This taxi ride, from JFK Airport to LaGuardia Airport should only cost you (on average) $36.8 including tip. If you get a bill that is much higher than this, I’d double check that something was not misscalculated by your taxi driver.

When new to the city, tipping is always something we recieve emails about. The average tip for JFK Airport to LaGuardia Airport is 0.0. While, we do see people tip 0.0, and our records indicate that the maximum tip for this route is $55.0

The total cost above included the average tip, and in New York City, it’s expected that you tip your drivers.

The trip from from JFK Airport to LaGuardia Airport will include an MTA Tax of 0.4, which we already included in the $36.8 above.

Compare This To Taxi Ride From Kips Bay to Crown Heights North

Taxi Ride Statistics for JFK Airport to LaGuardia Airport

Statistic Value
Pick Up Borough Queens
Pick Up Zone JFK Airport
Drop Off Borough Queens
Drop Off Zone LaGuardia Airport
Average Trip Distance 12.0 miles
Average Cost $36.8
Average Tip $0.0
Maximum Tip Seen $55.0
Minimum Tip Seen $0.0
Average Trip Duration 27 minutes
Average MTA Tax $0.48
Walking Time 211.1 minutes

Why We Love LaGuardia Airport?

As you approach LaGuardia Airport, the skyline of Manhattan is just a short distance away, filled with towering skyscrapers that seem to scrape the sky.

LaGuardia has been ranked the best airport in the country for its customer service, and it’s easy to see why.

The airport is clean and organized, with plenty of restaurants and shops to keep you occupied.

The staff is friendly and helpful, and they go out of their way to make your travel experience as smooth as possible.

LaGuardia is the perfect airport to start or end your trip in New York City.

How We Calculate Our Numbers

All of our statistics come from real-world data.

For example, for this subset of the data, we take all records for JFK Airport to LaGuardia Airport and average them together.

While your trip may be slightly different, we believe this general approach to information gathering can help you while you are new to the city.

Use these numbers as a guiding light, they may not be exact for your journey

New York City is one of the most beautiful places on earth, and we hope you enjoy your trip!

Remember to Tip Your Drivers!

Cost Per Mile Breakdown From Location to LaGuardia Airport