Directions from Neighboring Airports to Iona College

1. From John F. Kennedy (JFK) or LaGuardia Airports (LGA)

  • Directions: Take Interstate 678 North to the Whitestone Bridge. Follow signs to the Hutchinson River Parkway. Then, proceed north to Exit 14 (Pelhamdale Avenue/New Rochelle). Turn right at light onto New Rochelle Road. Then, turn left onto Eastchester Road and take it to the end. Next, turn right onto North Avenue. At the second traffic light, the campus entrance will be on your left.
  • From JFK – Lyft/Uber $80 – $100, approximately 50 min, 30 miles
    • For Terminals 1-4, head outside from arrivals or baggage claim. This is where drivers at JFK meet travelers for pickup.
    • For Terminal 5, head outside on the departures level. This is where drivers at JFK meet travelers for pickup.
    • Refer to https://www.uber.com/global/en/airports/jfk/ for more information.
  • From LGA – Lyft/Uber $55 – $70, approximately 35 min, 20 miles
    • For Terminal A, head outside from arrivals or baggage claim. This is where drivers at LGA meet travelers for pickup.
    • For Terminal B, exit from the upper level. Follow the green “Car Services” signs to the blue covered walkway. On Level 2, please wait for your driver in the designated lane.
    • For Terminals C and D, head outside on the departures level. This is where drivers at LGA meet travelers for pickup.
  • You can also take a taxi from the airports in the designated area.

2. From Newark Airport (EWR)

  • Directions: Take Interstate 95 (New Jersey Turnpike) North to Interstate 80 East. Follow signs for the George Washington Bridge. Then, take the George Washington Bridge to the Henry Hudson Parkway North, to the Cross County Parkway East. Take the Cross County Parkway east to Exit 10 (New Rochelle Road/Eastchester). Turn right and proceed to the fourth traffic light. Then, turn left onto Eastchester Road and take it to the end. Next, turn right onto North Avenue. At the second traffic light, the campus entrance will be on your left.
  • Lyft/Uber: $80 – $100, approximately 60 min, 40 miles
    • Head outside and follow signs for Ground Transportation and Passenger Pick-Up. This is where all drivers at EWR meet travelers for pickup.
  • You can also take a taxi from the airports in the designated area.

Important Notes

  1. Fees and travel times vary depending on the traffic condition.
  2. Please refer to https://www.iona.edu/about/visiting-campus.aspx for more information on other ways to visit Iona such as railroad and subways, bus, or car.