There are 7 ways to get from Astoria to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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

Line 4 subway  •  4 min

  1. 4 / ...

$3

6 alternative options

Line 4 subway via 86 St  •  8 min

  1. 4 / ...

$3

Bus  •  40 min

  1. Montauk-Eastbound

$15 - $19

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. 4.7 miles

$28 - $35

Uber  •  7 min

  1. 4.7 miles

$12 - $18

Walk  •  1 h 28 min

  1. 4.6 miles

Bikeshare  •  32 min

  1. 4.9 miles

$10

What companies run services between Astoria, NY, USA and Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway), NY, USA?

Hampton Jitney Inc. operates a bus from Astoria to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 6 times a week. Tickets cost $15 - $19 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Astoria to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$12 - $18
uberX + Car Seat
$28 - $40
uberX
$19 - $26
uberXL
$24 - $35
UberBLACK
$30 - $40
SUV
$40 - $55
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Ave & 9 St to Pershing Square North
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Astoria to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Astoria and Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is 5 km.

The cheapest way to get from Astoria to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is to line 4 subway which costs $3 and takes 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Astoria to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is to line 4 subway which takes 4 min and costs $3.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 85th St & Lex and arriving at 40th & Lex. Services depart six times a week. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

The line 4 subway from 59 St to Grand Central - 42 St takes 3 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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