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There are 8 ways to get from Astoria to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) by subway, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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 6 subway  •  11m

  1. Take the line 6 subway from 86 St to Grand Central - 42 St 6 / ...

$3

7 alternative options

Bus Hampton Luxury Liner  •  25m

  1. Take the bus from 86th St- Lexington btwn 85th & 86th St to 47th St- Lexington btwn 46th & 47th St Eastbound

$20 - $60

Bus, line 7 subway  •  28m

  1. Take the bus from 21 St/30 Av to 42 Rd/Hunter St Q69 / ...
  2. Take the line 7 subway from Queensboro Plaza to Grand Central - 42 St 7

$6 - $10

Hamptons  •  40m

  1. Take the Hamptons from 85th St. & Lex to 40th & Lex Hampton-Eastbound

$45 - $50

Bus Hampton Jitney Inc.  •  42m

  1. Take the bus from 83rd & Lex. to 3 Av/E 44 St North Fork-Eastbound

$20 - $35

Taxi  •  7m

  1. Take a taxi from Astoria to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 4.7 miles

$28 - $35

Uber  •  7m

  1. Take an Uber from Astoria to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 4.7 miles

$12 - $18

Walk  •  1h 28m

  1. Walk from Astoria to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 4.6 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Astoria to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is to line 6 subway which costs $3 and takes 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Astoria to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is to taxi which costs $28 - $35 and takes 7m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 86th St- Lexington btwn 85th & 86th St and arriving at 47th St- Lexington btwn 46th & 47th St. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20m.

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The distance between Astoria and Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Astoria to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) without a car is to line 6 subway which takes 11m and costs $3.

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The line 6 subway from 86 St to Grand Central - 42 St takes 10m including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Astoria to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) bus services, operated by Hampton Luxury Liner, depart from 86th St- Lexington btwn 85th & 86th St station.

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Astoria to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) bus services, operated by Hampton Luxury Liner, arrive at 47th St- Lexington btwn 46th & 47th St station.

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There are 2109+ hotels available in Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway). Prices start at $95 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Astoria to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway).
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  • Distance: 2.8 miles
  • Duration: 11m

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

Hampton Luxury Liner operates a bus from Astoria to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 5 times a day. Tickets cost $20 - $60 and the journey takes 20m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 86th St- Lexington btwn 85th & 86th St to 47th St- Lexington btwn 46th & 47th St
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from 21 St/30 Av to 42 Rd/Hunter St
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Hampton Ambassador
Phone
631.283.4676
Website
hamptonambassador.com
Bus from 85th St. & Lex to 40th & Lex
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $50
Schedules at
hamptonambassador.com
Book at
hamptonambassador.com
Prepay
$45
Onboard
$50
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from 83rd & Lex. to 3 Av/E 44 St
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Online
$20 - $29
Onboard
$24 - $35
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Astoria to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
7m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
Car Seat
$25 - $35
UberX
$16 - $22
UberPool
$12 - $18
UberXL
$21 - $28
Black
$30 - $40
Black SUV
$40 - $55
Taxi from Astoria to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
7m
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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