Take the most affordable roundtrip option from JFK and LaGuardia Airport to Midtown Manhattan and back on the NYC Express Bus, the official airport bus operator for the Port Authority of New York.
Hop aboard the bus from either JFK or LGA airport to Grand Central, Times Square or the Port Authority. The bus departs every 30 minutes, 7 days a week from 11am-7pm including holidays.
For your return, board the NYC Express bus at Grand Central or Port Authority, The bus departs every 30 minutes, 7 days a week from 11am-7pm including holidays to JFK and LGA.
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Enjoy safe, reliable and comfortable bus transfers from JFK to LaGuardia Airport to Grand Central, Port Authority or Times Square in Manhattan and back.
When you land simply, bring your voucher to the Ground Transportation Welcome Center outside of baggage claim area.
From John F. Kennedy Airport To Manhattan, The NYC Express bus picks up from Terminals 1, 4, 7 and 8 to Grand Central Terminal (41st and Lexington), Times Square (42nd St between 5th & 6th Avenue, same block as Bryant Park) and the Port Authority (42nd St between 8th & 9th Avenue). Departing from JFK every 30 minutes. Travelers arriving at other Terminals will use the free monorail service to Terminal 1, 4, 7 or 8 to access the express bus service.
From LaGuardia Airport To Manhattan, The NYC Express pick up will be from Terminals B, C and D, with direct service into Grand Central Terminal (41st and Lexington), Times Square (42nd St between 5th & 6th Avenue, same block as Bryant Park) and the Port Authority (42nd Street between 8th & 9th Avenue). Departing every 30 minutes.
Sit back and relax in leather reclining seats in a climate-controlled bus featuring overhead storage, reading lights and power outlets.
For your return, the NYC Express bus departs from Grand Central Terminal & Port Authority every 30 minutes and services all terminals at both JFK and LGA.
- Roundtrip shared transfer
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- Fuel surcharge
- Local taxes
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Children age 5 and under travel free
- The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
- Each traveler is allowed a maximum of 2 suitcase and 1 carry-on bag. Oversized or excessive luggage (e.g. surfboards, golf clubs or bikes) may have extra fees, charged by the bus driver
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 100 travelers
Terms & Conditions
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
Local operator information
Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind.
Schedule & Info
Traveler pickup is offered
Daily 11:00am to 7:00pm
Please look for agents in yellow vests, red signs on the sidewalk or buses. Please bring your confirmation to the NYC Express Bus agents to redeem for bus tickets.
Grand Central: corner of 41st Street & Lexington Avenue. Agents will direct you to our Grand Central bus stop line.
Port Authority: Outside, 42nd street between 8th & 9th Ave, by the staircase to go inside the Port Authority.