JFK Airport
Driving Directions

Getting to John F Kennedy Airport via I-95, is more difficult than taking the Merritt Parkway.

We would recommend you taking the Merritt Parkway rather than Interstate 95 if at all possible.

The Merritt Parkway would be a smoother ride and no toll till you get to the Whitestone Bridge.

But if you want, here's the directions from I-95

Connecticut to New York, via I-95

View NY from Whitestone Bridge>> Get on Interstate 95 towards New York.

Follow it all the way into the Bronx and Exit 7B towards Interstate 678. (Which is the Bruckner Expressway.) When you get to that spiderweb of interstates, you have got to take the Hutchinson River Parkway / I-295 to 678. (You have got to get on Interstate 678 going south to get on the other side of the Whitestone bridge.)

Once you get on the other side of the Whitestone bridge the Interstate is going to split. You need to take Interstate 678 and you will see signs for JFK International Airport.

Once you are on Interstate 678 stay in the center lane so you won't accidentally Exit somewhere. Interstate 678 will eventually dead-end at John F. Kennedy Airport.

Driving to JFK Airport via Merritt Parkway, CT

Co op City in  Bronx NY>> Get on the Merritt Parkway towards New York

When you hit the New York - CT border it will become the Hutchinson River Parkway. Follow the Hutchinson River Parkway and watch for the Whitestone Bridge Exit on your right.

Take the Whitestone Bridge Exit and stay on the parkway till you get over the Whitestone Bridge. (Toll is $4.00) Once you get on the other side of the Whitestone Bridge, the highway is going to split.

You need to take Interstate 678, and you will see signs for JFK International Airport.

Once you are on Interstate 678, stay in the center lane so you won't accidentally Exit somewhere. Interstate 678 will eventually deadend at John F. Kennedy Airport. Very simple.

More Pictures Traveling to JFK

- Welcome to New York sign on the merritt Parkway... welcome to NY
-picture taken on the Hutchinson Parkway... view
-approaching co-op city... approaching Co Op City in the Bronx
-a view zooming by Co-Op City... Co-op city
-the exit sign for Orchard Beach Island... exit 5

See huge map of JFK airport
See map of Brooklyn

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