There are 5 ways to get from Brooklyn to Far Rockaway by subway, taxi, car, 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

Subway  •  44 min

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

$3

4 alternative options

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

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

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Brooklyn to Far Rockaway every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
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
POOL
$30 - $45
uberX + Car Seat
$50 - $65
uberX
$40 - $55
uberXL
$55 - $75
UberBLACK
$75 - $95
SUV
$95 - $120
Taxi from Brooklyn to Far Rockaway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brooklyn and Far Rockaway is 17 km. The road distance is 24 km.

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

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

The subway from Utica Av to Far Rockaway - Mott Av takes 44 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.