There are 5 ways to get from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway) by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 7 subway  •  22 min

  1. Take the line 7 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 74 St - Broadway 7

$3

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Bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 42 St to Roosevelt Av/72 St Q32

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway) 5.5 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  8 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway) 5.5 miles

$1

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway) 5.5 miles

$22 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway) is to drive which costs $1 and takes 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway) is to taxi which costs $30 - $40 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison Av/E 42 St and arriving at Roosevelt Av/72 St. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Grand Central - 42 St and arriving at 74 St - Broadway. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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The distance between Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) and Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway) is 5 miles. The road distance is 5.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway) without a car is to line 7 subway which takes 22 min and costs $3.

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The line 7 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 74 St - Broadway takes 20 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway) bus services, operated by MTA, depart from Madison Av/E 42 St station.

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Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway) train services, operated by MTA, depart from Grand Central - 42 St station.

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Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway) bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Roosevelt Av/72 St station.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway).
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  • Distance: 4.6 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

What companies run services between Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway), NY, USA and Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway), NY, USA?

MTA operates a vehicle from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway) every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 20 min. Alternatively, MTA operates a bus from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 39 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 42 St to Roosevelt Av/72 St
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $27
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uber.com
UberPool
$22 - $27
Car Seat
$36 - $40
UberX
$24 - $27
UberXL
$36 - $40
Black
$46 - $52
Black SUV
$70 - $80
Taxi from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway) train services, operated by MTA, arrive at 74 St - Broadway station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway) is 5 miles. It takes approximately 8 min to drive from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway).

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There are 2230+ hotels available in Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street (New York City Subway). Prices start at $118 USD per night.

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