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

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

Line 7 subway, bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the line 7 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Queensboro Plaza 7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from 28 St/Queens Plz S to 21 St/41 Av Q66 / ...

$5 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 7 subway  •  19 min

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

$3

5 alternative options

Bus  •  29 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

$9 - $15

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

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 18 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from 28 St/Queens Plz S to 21 St/41 Av
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 42 St to Queens Plaza S/28 St
Ave. Duration
18 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
$9 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$9 - $15
uberX + Car Seat
$21 - $28
uberX
$12 - $17
uberXL
$16 - $22
UberBLACK
$23 - $30
SUV
$35 - $45
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Pershing Square North to St & Queens Plaza North
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line)?

The distance between Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) and 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line) is 3 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line)?

The cheapest way to get from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line) is to line 7 subway which costs $3 and takes 19 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line)?

The quickest way to get from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line) is to taxi which takes 4 min and costs $18 - $23.

Is there a direct bus between Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) and 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line)?

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 18 min.

How long does it take to get from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line)?

It takes approximately 17 min to get from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to 21st Street–Queensbridge (IND 63rd Street Line), including transfers.

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