There are 5 ways to get from Howard Beach to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Subway  •  47 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to Fulton St A

$6

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Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from 157 Av/92 St to E 34 St /Park Av Qm15 / ...

$2 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Howard Beach to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 12 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Howard Beach to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 12 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Howard Beach to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 12 miles

$29 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Howard Beach to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Howard Beach to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is to taxi which costs $65 - $80 and takes 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 157 Av/92 St and arriving at E 34 St /Park Av. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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The distance between Howard Beach and Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is 10 miles. The road distance is 12 miles.

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The best way to get from Howard Beach to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) without a car is to subway which takes 47 min and costs $6.

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from Howard Beach to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway), including transfers.

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Howard Beach to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from 157 Av/92 St station.

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Howard Beach to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at E 34 St /Park Av station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Howard Beach to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is 12 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Howard Beach to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway).

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There are 1803+ hotels available in Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway). Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Howard Beach to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway).
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  • Distance: 9.9 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between Howard Beach, NY, USA and Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway), NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Howard Beach to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 52 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from 157 Av/92 St to E 34 St /Park Av
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Howard Beach to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$29 - $40
UberX
$30 - $45
Car Seat
$40 - $55
UberXL
$45 - $60
Black
$60 - $80
Black SUV
$80 - $110
Taxi from Howard Beach to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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