There are 6 ways to get from Long Island City to Rockefeller Center 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.

Recommended option

Subway via 5 Av/53 St  •  10 min

  1. Take the subway from Court Sq to 5 Av/53 St E / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Subway  •  10 min

  1. Take the subway from Court Sq to 47-50 Sts - Rockefeller Ctr M

$3

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Long Island City to Rockefeller Center 3.3 miles

$20 - $25

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Long Island City to Rockefeller Center 3.3 miles

$15 - $21

Walk  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Walk from Long Island City to Rockefeller Center 3.4 miles

Bikeshare  •  25 min

  1. Cycle from Jackson Ave & 46 Rd to E 48 St & 5 Ave 3.4 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Long Island City to Rockefeller Center is to subway which costs $3 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Long Island City to Rockefeller Center is to taxi which costs $20 - $25 and takes 5 min.

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The distance between Long Island City and Rockefeller Center is 2 miles.

The subway from Court Sq to 5 Av/53 St takes 5 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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What companies run services between Long Island City, NY, USA and Rockefeller Center, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Long Island City to Rockefeller Center every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 5 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Long Island City to Rockefeller Center
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$15 - $21
uberX
$17 - $23
uberX + Car Seat
$26 - $35
uberXL
$22 - $29
UberBLACK
$25 - $35
SUV
$35 - $45
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Jackson Ave & 46 Rd to E 48 St & 5 Ave
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Long Island City to Rockefeller Center
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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