Let’s get acquainted with JFK Airport…

John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) is the primary international airport serving New York City. Being one of the busiest international air passenger gateways into North America, it serves about 59 million passengers every year.

JFK is located in the neighborhood of Jamaica in the borough of Queens, in New York, 16 miles southeast of Midtown Manhattan. Opened as New York International Airport in 1948, it was commonly known as Idlewild Airport before being renamed in 1963 in memory of John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States, following his assassination.

Sr.No Features of JFK Airport
1 Over ninety airlines operate out of the airport, with non-stop or direct flights to destinations in all six inhabited continents.
2 The Bay Runway (31L), the second longest runway in the United States, is also a backup space shuttle landing spot.
3 It is the 6th busiest airport in the United States and the busiest airport in the New York airport system.
4 The airport features six passenger terminals and four runways.
5 JFK Airport was the site of the  largest robbery of cash on American soil: the Lufthansa heist, featured in Martin Scorcese’s Goodfellas.

Affordable, Reliable and Efficient Shuttle Services

Before visiting New York, you should know that The New York City aka The Big Apple is the most populated city in the US. It is a major attraction around the world in commerce, finance, media, culture, art, fashion, and entertainment. Being most populated city, witnessing the busy traffic all around the city at any time of day or night is palpable.

The traffic is the foremost thing you will choose to avoid when you visit New York. In this bustling town which is known for its sleepless nights and days, there is someone else who does not sleep 24*7 to cater your needs when you hit the New York City. Meet your friend RapidShuttle 24/7 that are always on their toes to make your journey comfortable and full of luxury and privacy. We have the experience to provide cost-efficient, top-notch and private transportation services, 24 hours a day, and 7 days a week.

RapidShuttle 24/7- The only thing you need in New York City

  • Make your travel comfortable and affordable at the same time:: When your flight lands, you will be surprised to encounter huge rush at JFK Airport which can turn you extremely nervous. But without getting panic and waiting for a taxi to show up, go ahead with RapidShuttle 24/7 services. Make a pre-booking at an affordable price and the driver will be eagerly waiting for your arrival.
  • Parking is always an issue: : JFK Airport serves millions of passengers every year, making it one of the busiest airports in the United States. The huge rush at the airport, when gets mixed up with heavy traffic of New York City, is easy to turn you anxious and worrisome in no-time. Moreover, if you plan to bring your car to the airport and think to park it in the parking lot, think twice as most of the parking space of JFK airport remains occupied almost all the time.Why make your travel so much tiring and full of hassles if you have an option to go ahead with trustworthy shuttle service- RapidShuttle 24/7. We guarantee to make your travel safe, reliable and comfortable, making you reach your destination on time.Why make your travel so much tiring and full of hassles if you have an option to go ahead with trustworthy shuttle service- RapidShuttle 24/7. We guarantee to make your travel safe, reliable and comfortable, making you reach your destination on time.
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(Data taken from https://www.jfkairport.com/ )
  • Experience matters a lot: RapidShuttle has been in business for over 10 years and we have been in the transportation industry for more than 20 years. We strive to exceed all expectations in the transportation industry. For the past 20 years, we have been gathering feedback from customers just like you who use private and public transportation services. Our Mission is to provide a safe, reliable, and efficient transportation experience.

Find your Shuttle at JFK Airport with total ease…

Being picked up by RapidShuttle 24/7 is quite easy at JFK airport. Just follow the following instructions:

  • Follow the signs to the baggage claim and collect your luggage.
  • Upon arrival at JFK airport simply follow the signs to the domestic terminal section
  • Please contact our JFK Airport dispatch at +1 (888) 672-7438 and select option 2 or +1 (949) 667-2743 for further assistance.
  • The JFK Airport dispatch will direct you to your RapidShuttle vehicle.
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FAQs

1) How early should you arrive at JFK for an international flight?
Security Check-in Requirements for International Travel To/From Non-U.S. Cities. The recommended arrival time at the airport prior to departure of international flights is 3 hours.
2) What was JFK airport called before 1963?
In the past, JFK was a hub for Pan Am, TWA, Eastern, National, and Tower Air. Opened as New York International Airport in 1948, it was commonly known as Idlewild Airport before being renamed in 1963 in memory of John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States, following his assassination.
3) How long does it take to transfer between terminals at JFK?
It takes approximately 8 minutes for the AirTrain to complete one loop of the terminals at JFK. If you are connecting to another flight, you should allow 60-90 minutes to transfer between terminals, recheck your luggage if required and clear customs.

OUR SERVICES

AIRPORT RIDES

Shared or direct rides to and from the airport.

AROUND TOWN

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HOURLY

Hourly service offers charters, available 24/7.

PLACES TO SEE NEAR JFK