There are 5 ways to get from Forest Hills to Upper West Side by bus, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  12 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Connection to 86th St & Broadway WESTHAMPTON-Westbound / ...

$20 - $35

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Subway  •  30 min

  1. Take the subway from Forest Hills - 71 Av to 7 Av E

$6

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Forest Hills to Upper West Side 10.7 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Forest Hills to Upper West Side 10.7 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Forest Hills to Upper West Side 10.7 miles

$26 - $35

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Airport Connection and arriving at 86th St & Broadway. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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The distance between Forest Hills and Upper West Side is 8 miles. The road distance is 10.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Forest Hills to Upper West Side without a car is to bus which takes 12 min and costs .

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The bus from Airport Connection to 86th St & Broadway takes 12 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Forest Hills to Upper West Side bus services, operated by Hampton Jitney Inc., depart from Airport Connection station.

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Forest Hills to Upper West Side bus services, operated by Hampton Jitney Inc., arrive at 86th St & Broadway station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Forest Hills to Upper West Side is 11 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Forest Hills to Upper West Side.

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There are 1778+ hotels available in Upper West Side. Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 8.2 miles
  • Duration: 12 min

What companies run services between Forest Hills, NY, USA and Upper West Side, NY, USA?

Hampton Jitney Inc. operates a bus from Forest Hills to Upper West Side 5 times a day. Tickets cost $20 - $35 and the journey takes 12 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from Airport Connection to 86th St & Broadway
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Online
$20 - $29
Onboard
$24 - $35
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Forest Hills to Upper West Side
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $35
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UberPool
$26 - $35
UberX
$28 - $40
Car Seat
$35 - $50
UberXL
$40 - $55
Black
$55 - $75
Black SUV
$75 - $95
Taxi from Forest Hills to Upper West Side
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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