There are 7 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Forest Hills by bus, subway, 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

Bus  •  33 min

  1. Bm5

$2 - $7

6 alternative options

Subway  •  35 min

  1. F

$3

Bus via Queens Bl/78 Av  •  52 min

  1. X63 / ...

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. 9.1 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  13 min

  1. 9.1 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  13 min

  1. 9.1 miles

$21 - $29

Walk  •  2 h 57 min

  1. 9.2 miles

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and Forest Hills, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Forest Hills hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 27 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from 5 Av / W 39 St to Woodhaven Bl /Metropolitan Av
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 42 St to Queens Bl/78 Av
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Grand Central Terminal to Forest Hills
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$21 - $29
uberX + Car Seat
$35 - $50
uberX
$29 - $40
uberXL
$35 - $50
UberBLACK
$45 - $65
SUV
$65 - $85
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Forest Hills
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Forest Hills is 11 km. The road distance is 14 km.

The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Forest Hills is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Forest Hills is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs $50 - $60.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 5 Av / W 39 St and arriving at Woodhaven Bl /Metropolitan Av. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

The bus from 5 Av / W 39 St to Woodhaven Bl /Metropolitan Av takes 27 min including transfers and departs hourly.