There are 8 ways to get from Jackson Heights to Rockefeller Center by subway, bus, taxi, car, 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

Subway  •  18 min

  1. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 47-50 Sts - Rockefeller Ctr F

$3

7 alternative options

Bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the bus from Woodhaven Bl/Hoffman Dr to 6 Av/W 51 St Qm10 / ...

$2 - $7

Bus via Roosevelt Av/74 St  •  53 min

  1. Take the bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to 5 Av/W 49 St Q32

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jackson Heights to Rockefeller Center 5.9 miles

$30 - $45

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from Jackson Heights to Rockefeller Center 5.9 miles

$1

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Jackson Heights to Rockefeller Center 5.9 miles

$12 - $18

Walk  •  2 h

  1. Walk from Jackson Heights to Rockefeller Center 6.3 miles

Bikeshare  •  31 min

  1. Cycle from Newton Rd & 44 St to E 48 St & 5 Ave 4.8 miles

$10

What companies run services between Jackson Heights, NY, USA and Rockefeller Center, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Jackson Heights to Rockefeller Center every 2 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Woodhaven Bl/Hoffman Dr to 6 Av/W 51 St
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to 5 Av/W 49 St
Ave. Duration
51 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 Rockefeller Center
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$12 - $18
uberX + Car Seat
$30 - $40
uberX
$21 - $27
uberXL
$26 - $35
UberBLACK
$35 - $50
SUV
$45 - $65
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Newton Rd & 44 St to E 48 St & 5 Ave
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Jackson Heights to Rockefeller Center
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

How far is it from Jackson Heights to Rockefeller Center?

The distance between Jackson Heights and Rockefeller Center is 8 km. The road distance is 9 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Jackson Heights to Rockefeller Center?

The cheapest way to get from Jackson Heights to Rockefeller Center is to drive which costs $1 and takes 9 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Jackson Heights to Rockefeller Center?

The quickest way to get from Jackson Heights to Rockefeller Center is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs $30 - $45.

Is there a direct bus between Jackson Heights and Rockefeller Center?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Woodhaven Bl/Hoffman Dr and arriving at 6 Av/W 51 St. Services depart every two hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Jackson Heights to Rockefeller Center?

The subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 47-50 Sts - Rockefeller Ctr takes 15 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.