Some useful information could be found on New York Taxi & Limousine Commission website:
Flat Fare from John F. Kennedy Airport
The flat fare for trips from JFK Airport to Manhattan is $45.00 plus any tolls. There are no tolls for Queensborough Bridge, the toll for Queens Midtown Tunnel is $4.50 ($4.00 with EZ Pass). The meter will not be turned on and the night surcharge will not be added.
Sample Fares from JFKAirport to destinations other than Manhattan (These are estimated fares. Tolls are in addition to metered fares and are not shown.)
To LaGuardia Airport $24 – $28
To Newark Airport $69 – $75 + $15 surcharge
To Brooklyn Downtown $33 – $38
To Staten Island New Dorp Lane $52 – $55
To the Bronx Co-op City $39 – $44
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Pictures of New York Taxis
Yellow cabs on Eighth Avenue, near the Passenger Bus Terminal, with the crane for New York Times Tower.
Howard and Edward Milstein are building the 850,000-square-foot building, 11 Times Square, which will combine office space, street-level stores and possibly apartments on a parking lot at the southeast corner of 42nd Street and Eighth Avenue. New York Times Tower will replace the white 3-story building on 41st Street. February 2003.
Snowstorm in Times Square. 22 January 2005.