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There are 6 ways to get from Brooklyn to Far Rockaway by subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Subway  •  41 min

  1. Take the subway from Utica Av to Far Rockaway - Mott Av A

$3

5 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Av H/Flatbush Av to Newport Av/Beach 116 St Q35
  2. Take the bus from Rockaway Beach Bl/B 115 St to Beach 21 St Terminal/Beach 21 St Q22

$5 - $14

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brooklyn to Far Rockaway 15.1 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Brooklyn to Far Rockaway 15.1 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Brooklyn to Far Rockaway 15.1 miles

$30 - $45

Walk  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Walk from Brooklyn to Far Rockaway 15.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Brooklyn to Far Rockaway is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brooklyn to Far Rockaway is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brooklyn to Far Rockaway. However, there are services departing from Av H/Flatbush Av and arriving at Beach 21 St Terminal/Beach 21 St via Rockaway Beach Bl/B 115 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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The distance between Brooklyn and Far Rockaway is 11 miles. The road distance is 15.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Brooklyn to Far Rockaway without a car is to subway which takes 41 min and costs $3.

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The subway from Utica Av to Far Rockaway - Mott Av takes 41 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Brooklyn to Far Rockaway bus services, operated by MTA, depart from Av H/Flatbush Av station.

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Brooklyn to Far Rockaway bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Beach 21 St Terminal/Beach 21 St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brooklyn to Far Rockaway is 15 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Brooklyn to Far Rockaway.

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There are 421+ hotels available in Far Rockaway. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brooklyn to Far Rockaway.
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  • Distance: 10.7 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

What companies run services between Brooklyn, NY, USA and Far Rockaway, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Brooklyn to Far Rockaway via Newport Av/Beach 116 St and Rockaway Beach Bl/B 115 St in around 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Av H/Flatbush Av to Newport Av/Beach 116 St
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Rockaway Beach Bl/B 115 St to Beach 21 St Terminal/Beach 21 St
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Brooklyn to Far Rockaway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Car Seat
$45 - $60
UberX
$35 - $50
UberPool
$30 - $45
UberXL
$55 - $70
Black
$70 - $95
Black SUV
$90 - $120
Taxi from Brooklyn to Far Rockaway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net

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