There are 3 ways to get from Astoria to Garden City by train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  27 min

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

$5 - $7

2 alternative options

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

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 27 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Mineola
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Astoria to Garden City?

The distance between Astoria and Garden City is 25 km. The road distance is 31 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Astoria to Garden City?

The cheapest way to get from Astoria to Garden City is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 25 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Astoria to Garden City?

The quickest way to get from Astoria to Garden City is to taxi which takes 25 min and costs $100 - $130.

Is there a direct train between Astoria and Garden City?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Woodside and arriving at Mineola. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

How long does it take to get from Astoria to Garden City?

The train from Woodside to Mineola takes 27 min including transfers and departs hourly.