There are 9 ways to get from Jackson Heights to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) by bus, subway, taxi, car, shuttle, towncar, foot or bike

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Bus  •  24 min

  1. Take the bus from Woodhaven Bl/Hoffman Dr to 3 Av/E 38 St Qm40 / ...

$2 - $7

8 alternative options

Line 7 subway  •  24 min

  1. Take the line 7 subway from 82 St - Jackson Hts to Grand Central - 42 St 7

$3

Bus via Roosevelt Av/74 St  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to 5 Av/W 44 St Q32

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jackson Heights to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 5.9 miles

$30 - $45

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from Jackson Heights to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 5.9 miles

$1

Shuttle  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lga/Terminal D to Lexington Av/E 41 St LGA to Manhattan

$16

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Jackson Heights to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 5.9 miles

$14 - $19

Walk  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Walk from Jackson Heights to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 6.4 miles

Bikeshare  •  32 min

  1. Cycle from Newton Rd & 44 St to Pershing Square North 4.9 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Jackson Heights to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is to drive which costs $1 and takes 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Jackson Heights to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is to taxi which costs $30 - $45 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Woodhaven Bl/Hoffman Dr and arriving at 3 Av/E 38 St. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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The distance between Jackson Heights and Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is 5 miles. The road distance is 5.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Jackson Heights to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) without a car is to bus which takes 24 min and costs $2 - $7.

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The bus from Woodhaven Bl/Hoffman Dr to 3 Av/E 38 St takes 16 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Jackson Heights to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Woodhaven Bl/Hoffman Dr station.

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Jackson Heights to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at 3 Av/E 38 St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Jackson Heights to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is 6 miles. It takes approximately 9 min to drive from Jackson Heights 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 Jackson Heights to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway).
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  • Distance: 4.9 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

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

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Jackson Heights to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 16 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Woodhaven Bl/Hoffman Dr to 3 Av/E 38 St
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to 5 Av/W 44 St
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Jackson Heights to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$14 - $19
UberX
$15 - $21
Car Seat
$24 - $35
UberXL
$23 - $30
Black
$35 - $50
Black SUV
$50 - $65
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Newton Rd & 44 St to Pershing Square North
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Jackson Heights to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$30 - $45
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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