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There are 8 ways to get from Jackson Heights to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) by bus, subway, taxi, car, shuttle, towncar or foot

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Bus  •  24m

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

$2 - $7

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Line 7 subway  •  24m

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

$3

Bus via Roosevelt Av/74 St  •  1h 7m

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

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  9m

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

$30 - $45

Drive  •  9m

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

$1

Shuttle  •  1h 2m

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

$16

Uber  •  9m

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

$14 - $21

Walk  •  2h 2m

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

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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 9m.

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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 9m.

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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 16m.

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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 24m and costs $2 - $7.

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The bus from Woodhaven Bl/Hoffman Dr to 3 Av/E 38 St takes 16m 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 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 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 9m to drive from Jackson Heights to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway).

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There are 2068+ hotels available in Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway). Prices start at $99 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: 24m

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

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 16m.

Train operators
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Woodhaven Bl/Hoffman Dr to 3 Av/E 38 St
Ave. Duration
16m
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
59m
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
9m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
Car Seat
$28 - $40
UberX
$19 - $25
UberPool
$14 - $21
UberXL
$25 - $35
Black
$35 - $45
Black SUV
$45 - $60
Taxi from Jackson Heights to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
9m
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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