There are 6 ways to get from Forest Hills to Rockefeller Center by subway, bus, 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  •  25 min

  1. Take the subway from Forest Hills - 71 Av to 47-50 Sts - Rockefeller Ctr F

$3

5 alternative options

Bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Woodhaven Bl /Metropolitan Av to 6 Av/W 51 St Qm12 / ...

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Forest Hills to Rockefeller Center 9.4 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Forest Hills to Rockefeller Center 9.4 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Forest Hills to Rockefeller Center 9.4 miles

$20 - $27

Walk  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Walk from Forest Hills to Rockefeller Center 9.1 miles

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

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Forest Hills to Rockefeller Center hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 37 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Woodhaven Bl /Metropolitan Av to 6 Av/W 51 St
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Forest Hills to Rockefeller Center
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$20 - $27
uberX + Car Seat
$35 - $50
uberX
$29 - $40
uberXL
$35 - $50
UberBLACK
$50 - $65
SUV
$65 - $85
Taxi from Forest Hills to Rockefeller Center
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Forest Hills to Rockefeller Center?

The distance between Forest Hills and Rockefeller Center is 12 km. The road distance is 15 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Forest Hills to Rockefeller Center?

The cheapest way to get from Forest Hills to Rockefeller Center is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 14 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Forest Hills to Rockefeller Center?

The quickest way to get from Forest Hills to Rockefeller Center is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs $50 - $65.

Is there a direct bus between Forest Hills and Rockefeller Center?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Woodhaven Bl /Metropolitan Av and arriving at 6 Av/W 51 St. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

How long does it take to get from Forest Hills to Rockefeller Center?

The subway from Forest Hills - 71 Av to 47-50 Sts - Rockefeller Ctr takes 22 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.