Taxi Ride Stats for JFK Airport to South Jamaica

The taxi ride from JFK Airport to South Jamaica should only take you (on average) about 16 minutes.

This makes sense, as the total driving distance is (on average) 4.90 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 85.8 minutes to walk from JFK Airport to South Jamaica at a 17.5 minutes per mile pace.

This taxi ride, from JFK Airport to South Jamaica should only cost you (on average) $15.8 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 South Jamaica is 0.0. While, we do see people tip 0.0, and our records indicate that the maximum tip for this route is $20.0

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 South Jamaica will include an MTA Tax of 0.4, which we already included in the $15.8 above.

Compare This To Taxi Ride From Upper East Side North to Murray Hill

Taxi Ride Statistics for JFK Airport to South Jamaica

Statistic Value
Pick Up Borough Queens
Pick Up Zone JFK Airport
Drop Off Borough Queens
Drop Off Zone South Jamaica
Average Trip Distance 4.90 miles
Average Cost $15.8
Average Tip $0.0
Maximum Tip Seen $20.0
Minimum Tip Seen $0.0
Average Trip Duration 16 minutes
Average MTA Tax $0.48
Walking Time 85.83 minutes

Why We Love South Jamaica?

South Jamaica is a beautiful and thriving community in Queens, New York.

The people are friendly and welcoming, and there is always something to do or see.

The neighborhood is home to a mix of cultures and religions, and everyone seems to get along.

There are great schools, parks, and businesses in South Jamaica, and it’s a great place to raise a family.

The community is close-knit and supportive, and everyone looks out for one another.

If you’re looking for a great place to live, South Jamaica is definitely worth considering.

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 South Jamaica 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 South Jamaica