Taxi Ride Stats for Upper West Side North to JFK Airport

The taxi ride from Upper West Side North to JFK Airport should only take you (on average) about 50 minutes.

This makes sense, as the total driving distance is (on average) 19.9 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 349. minutes to walk from Upper West Side North to JFK Airport at a 17.5 minutes per mile pace.

This taxi ride, from Upper West Side North to JFK Airport should only cost you (on average) $71.42 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 Upper West Side North to JFK Airport is 11.. While, we do see people tip 0.0, and our records indicate that the maximum tip for this route is $70.0

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 Upper West Side North to JFK Airport will include an MTA Tax of 0.4, which we already included in the $71.42 above.

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Taxi Ride Statistics for Upper West Side North to JFK Airport

Statistic Value
Pick Up Borough Manhattan
Pick Up Zone Upper West Side North
Drop Off Borough Queens
Drop Off Zone JFK Airport
Average Trip Distance 19.9 miles
Average Cost $71.42
Average Tip $11.
Maximum Tip Seen $70.0
Minimum Tip Seen $0.0
Average Trip Duration 50 minutes
Average MTA Tax $0.49
Walking Time 349.27 minutes

Why We Love JFK Airport?

As you walk through JFK Airport, the hustle and bustle of New York City surrounds you.

The energy is palpable.

Taxis and buses speed by, people are rushing to their gates, and the smell of hot dogs and pretzels fills the air.

You can’t help but feel excited.

You’re in the heart of one of the most famous and exciting cities in the world.

There’s so much to see and do, and you can’t wait to start exploring.

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 Upper West Side North to JFK 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 JFK Airport