There are 7 ways to get from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line) by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Line 7 subway  •  19 min

  1. Take the line 7 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Queensboro Plaza 7 / ...

$3

6 alternative options

Line 7 subway, bus  •  22 min

  1. Take the line 7 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Court Sq 7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from 44 Dr/23 St to 21 St/41 Av Q69

$5 - $10

Bus  •  28 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 42 St to Queens Plaza S/28 St Q32

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line) 3 miles

$18 - $23

Uber  •  4 min

  1. Take an Uber from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line) 3 miles

$7 - $10

Walk  •  59 min

  1. Walk from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line) 3.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  23 min

  1. Cycle from Pershing Square North to St & Queens Plaza North 3.1 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison Av/E 42 St and arriving at Queens Plaza S/28 St. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) and 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line) is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line) without a car is to line 7 subway which takes 19 min and costs .

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The line 7 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Queensboro Plaza takes 9 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line) bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Madison Av/E 42 St station.

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Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line) bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at Queens Plaza S/28 St station.

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There are 1802+ hotels available in 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line). Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line).
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  • Distance: 1.8 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

What companies run services between Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway), NY, USA and 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line), NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 17 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from 44 Dr/23 St to 21 St/41 Av
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 42 St to Queens Plaza S/28 St
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line)
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$7 - $10
UberX
$8 - $11
Car Seat
$17 - $22
UberXL
$11 - $15
Black
$23 - $35
Black SUV
$35 - $45
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Pershing Square North to St & Queens Plaza North
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line)
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$18 - $23
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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