There are 6 ways to get from Forest Hills to Manhattan by subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Subway  •  18 min

  1. Take the subway from Forest Hills - 71 Av to Lexington Av/63 St F

$3

5 alternative options

Bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Woodhaven Bl /Metropolitan Av to 6 Av/W 57 St Qm12 / ...

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Forest Hills to Manhattan 10.2 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Forest Hills to Manhattan 10.2 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Forest Hills to Manhattan 10.2 miles

$25 - $35

Walk  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Walk from Forest Hills to Manhattan 10 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Woodhaven Bl /Metropolitan Av and arriving at 6 Av/W 57 St. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between Forest Hills and Manhattan is 8 miles. The road distance is 10.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Forest Hills to Manhattan without a car is to subway which takes 18 min and costs .

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The subway from Forest Hills - 71 Av to Lexington Av/63 St takes 18 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Forest Hills to Manhattan bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Woodhaven Bl /Metropolitan Av station.

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Forest Hills to Manhattan bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at 6 Av/W 57 St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Forest Hills to Manhattan is 10 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Forest Hills to Manhattan.

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There are 1780+ hotels available in Manhattan. Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Forest Hills to Manhattan.
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  • Distance: 7.7 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

What companies run services between Forest Hills, NY, USA and Manhattan, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Forest Hills to Manhattan hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Woodhaven Bl /Metropolitan Av to 6 Av/W 57 St
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Forest Hills to Manhattan
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
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uber.com
UberPool
$25 - $35
UberX
$27 - $35
Car Seat
$35 - $50
UberXL
$40 - $55
Black
$55 - $70
Black SUV
$70 - $95
Taxi from Forest Hills to Manhattan
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com

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