There are 5 ways to get from Long Island City to Central Park by subway, taxi, 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.

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Subway  •  26 min

  1. Take the subway from Court Sq to 7 Av E
  2. Take the subway from 50 St to 81 St - Museum of Natural History A / ...

$6

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Long Island City to Central Park 4.7 miles

$28 - $35

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Long Island City to Central Park 4.7 miles

$11 - $15

Walk  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Walk from Long Island City to Central Park 4.4 miles

Bikeshare  •  42 min

  1. Cycle from Jackson Ave & 46 Rd to Central Park West & W 85 St 4.6 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The distance between Long Island City and Central Park is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Long Island City to Central Park without a car is to subway which takes 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 26 min to get from Long Island City to Central Park, including transfers.

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There are 1780+ hotels available in Central Park. Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Long Island City to Central Park.
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  • Distance: 2.8 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Long Island City, NY, USA and Central Park, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Long Island City to Central Park. However, you can take the subway to 50 St, take the subway to 81 St - Museum of Natural History, then take the walk to Central Park. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Central Park.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Long Island City to Central Park
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$11 - $15
UberX
$12 - $17
Car Seat
$21 - $28
UberXL
$19 - $24
Black
$30 - $40
Black SUV
$40 - $55
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Jackson Ave & 46 Rd to Central Park West & W 85 St
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Long Island City to Central Park
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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