There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Douglaston by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Train  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Douglaston Port Washington

$7 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from E 57 St/Lexington Av to Horace Harding Exp/244 St Qm35 / ...

$2 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Douglaston 16.2 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Douglaston 16.2 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manhattan to Douglaston 16.2 miles

$35 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Douglaston is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Douglaston is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 22 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Douglaston is 12 miles. The road distance is 16.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from Manhattan to Douglaston, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from E 57 St/Lexington Av and arriving at Horace Harding Exp/244 St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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The nearest airport to Douglaston is New York La Guardia (LGA) Airport which is 6.6 miles away. Other nearby airports include New York JFK (JFK) (8.8 miles), White Plains (HPN) (21.1 miles), Newark (EWR) (23.4 miles) and Islip (ISP) (34.2 miles).

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Douglaston.
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  • Distance: 11.6 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Douglaston, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Manhattan to Douglaston every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 32 min. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Manhattan to Douglaston hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Douglaston
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from E 57 St/Lexington Av to Horace Harding Exp/244 St
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manhattan to Douglaston
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$35 - $50
Car Seat
$45 - $65
UberX
$40 - $55
UberXL
$60 - $75
Black
$75 - $100
Black SUV
$100 - $130
Taxi from Manhattan to Douglaston
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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