Explore the Big Apple from our JFK airport hotel

Radisson Hotel JFK Airport puts you 15 miles or less from some of New York City's best things to do. See the city lights in Times Square, bet on the races at Russo's and take a leisurely stroll through Central Park all in the same day. Traveling fashionistas love our hotel's proximity to Gateway Center and Green Acres, two of the area's biggest shopping centers, and animal lovers appreciate that Queens Zoo is just 15 minutes away. Stop by our car rental service in the lobby to visit attractions with ease, or take a cab to the nearest subway station and ride the A Train to catch the latest Broadway show.
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11.59 mi / 18.65 km from the hotel
Buy your tickets in advance for a show at one of the theaters on Broadway, a world-famous avenue that has become synonymous with spectacular performances and cutting-edge theater.

Central Park

11.26 mi / 18.12 km from the hotel
A green oasis in a sea of city buildings, Central Park features 843 acres of picturesque paths, water features, monuments, sports venues and pavilions.

Empire State Building

11.27 mi / 18.13 km from the hotel
Take in panoramic views of Midtown Manhattan from the 86th- and 102nd-floor observation decks of the Empire State Building. Afterward, visit the Dare to Dream exhibit, which details the construction process of this iconic building.

Madison Square Garden

11.7 mi / 18.84 km from the hotel
In addition to hosting the New York Knicks, Liberty and Rangers, Madison Square Garden showcases world-famous musicians in the 20,000-plus-seat arena. Check the website for upcoming games and performances.

One World Trade Center

11.68 mi / 18.79 km from the hotel
Also known as Freedom Tower, this architectural marvel is the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere. Visit the 9/11 Memorial at the base or head up to the observation deck for fantastic views of NYC.

Radio City Music Hall

11.63 mi / 18.72 km from the hotel
Since its inception in 1932, more than 300 million people have visited Radio City Music Hall for world-class entertainment by the famous Rockettes and music's biggest names.