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JFK Flyer

The JFK Flyer bus route serves Hempstead, Rockville Centre, Lynbrook, Valley Stream, Rosedale, Springfield Gardens and JFK.

Traveling to JFK

  • Flag the Flyer– Stand by the JFK Flyer bus stop sign so the bus operator can see you. As the JFK Flyer bus approaches, signal to the bus operator so the bus operator knows you wish to board.

Traveling from JFK

  • Signs at each airport terminal will direct you to public transportation.

  • Follow the signs that read "Public Buses" and then wait at the bus stop.

  • Flag the Flyer– As the JFK Flyer bus approaches, signal to the bus operator so the bus operator knows you wish to board.

Fare and Transfer Information

  • $1.50 each way. Exact fare is required at time of boarding and may be paid in coins, NYC Transit tokens, Pay-Per-Ride and Unlimited Ride MetroCards, and Uni-Tickets.

  • Transfers to connecting LI Bus routes, NYC Transit buses and subways and most NYC private buses are free with MetroCard. For customers paying with coins or tokens, a transfer to another LI Bus route must be purchased on the first bus by including the transfer fee with fare. Transfers are valid for two hours and are not valid for stop-overs or round trips. Customers transferring between LI Bus routes may continue their trip on up to two connecting routes. See transfer information on timetable for connecting routes.

  • Senior citizens (60 and over) and eligible disabled customers pay half fare upon presentation of authorized identification.

  • Personal Care Attendants traveling with eligible disabled customers ride at no charge.

  • Children under 44" tall ride free with an adult; limited to three children.

For more information, call the Travel Information Center.
(516) 228-4000    TTY (516) 228-4002

Para informaciones en espaƱol sobre el JFK, llame al Travel Information Center al (516) 228-4000.