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

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 MTA Bus Company  •  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  •  25 min

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

$3

Bus New York City Transit (MTA)  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to 5 Av/W 45 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 5 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York La Guardia Airport to Lexington Av/E 41 St Manhattan

$18

Uber  •  9 min

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

$14 - $21

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

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

MTA Bus Company 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
MTA Bus Company
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
Schedules at
mta.info
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to 5 Av/W 45 St
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 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 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$14 - $21
uberX + Car Seat
$30 - $40
uberX
$22 - $29
uberXL
$28 - $40
UberBLACK
$35 - $50
SUV
$50 - $65
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Newton Rd & 44 St to Pershing Square North
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
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
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Jackson Heights and Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is 8 km. The road distance is 9 km.

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.

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

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.

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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