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Duration 20 min
Distance 3 miles
Average price $4
Frequency 7/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Long Island City and Upper West Side takes 20 min and the fastest train takes 17 min. The train runs at least 7 times per hour from Long Island City to Upper West Side. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Subway, line 1 subway

  1. Court Sq-23 St
  2. 50 St
  3. Upper West Side
17 min
$6

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No, there is no direct train from Long Island City to Upper West Side. However, there are services departing from Court Sq-23 St and arriving at 86 St via 50 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between Long Island City and Upper West Side is 3 miles.

Long Island City to Upper West Side train services, operated by MTA, depart from Court Sq-23 St station.

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Long Island City to Upper West Side train services, operated by MTA, arrive at 86 St station.

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There are 1031+ hotels available in Upper West Side. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Long Island City and Upper West Side?

You can take a vehicle from Long Island City to Upper West Side via 7 Av and 50 St in around 17 min.
Train operators
MTA
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from Court Sq-23 St to 7 Av
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 50 St to 86 St
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Hunters Point Av to Times Sq-42 St
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Times Sq-42 St to 86 St
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
mta.info

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