There are 4 ways to get from Astoria to Garden City by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  25 min

  1. Take the train from Woodside to Mineola Port Jefferson / ...

$5 - $7

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Bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Main Av/Astoria Bl to 39 Av/Main St Q19
  2. Take the bus from Main St/39 Av to Springfield Bl/Hillside Av Q27
  3. Take the bus from Hillside Ave + Springfield Blvd to Mineola Intermodal Center n22

$11 - $20

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Astoria to Garden City 19.3 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Astoria to Garden City 19.3 miles

$1 - $3

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No, there is no direct bus from Astoria to Garden City. However, there are services departing from Main Av/Astoria Bl and arriving at Franklin Ave + 9th St via Main St/39 Av, Hillside Ave + Springfield Blvd and Mineola Intermodal Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Woodside and arriving at Mineola. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Astoria and Garden City is 16 miles. The road distance is 19.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Astoria to Garden City without a car is to train which takes 25 min and costs .

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The train from Woodside to Mineola takes 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Astoria to Garden City bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Main Av/Astoria Bl station.

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Astoria to Garden City train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Woodside station.

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The best way to get from Astoria to Garden City is to train which takes 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 14 min.

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Astoria to Garden City bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, arrive at Mineola Intermodal Center station.

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Astoria to Garden City train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Mineola station.

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Map of how to get from Astoria to Garden City.
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  • Distance: 15.9 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Astoria, NY, USA and Garden City, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Astoria to Garden City hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Astoria to Garden City via 39 Av/Main St, Main St/39 Av, Springfield Bl/Hillside Av, Hillside Ave + Springfield Blvd, and Mineola Intermodal Center in around 2 h 14 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Mineola
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Main Av/Astoria Bl to 39 Av/Main St
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Main St/39 Av to Springfield Bl/Hillside Av
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Hillside Ave + Springfield Blvd to Mineola Intermodal Center
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Astoria to Garden City
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Astoria to Garden City is 19 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Astoria to Garden City.

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There are 208+ hotels available in Garden City. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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