There are 6 ways to get from Manhattan to Forest Hills by subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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  •  19 min

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Forest Hills - 71 Av F

$3

5 alternative options

Bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the bus from E 57 St/ 3 Av to Jewel Av/108 St Qm18 / ...

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Forest Hills 10.2 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Forest Hills 10.2 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manhattan to Forest Hills 10.2 miles

$24 - $35

Walk  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Walk from Manhattan to Forest Hills 10 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Forest Hills is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Forest Hills is to taxi which costs $55 - $70 and takes 16 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Forest Hills is 8 miles. The road distance is 10.2 miles.

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The subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Forest Hills - 71 Av takes 19 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from E 57 St/ 3 Av and arriving at Jewel Av/108 St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Forest Hills.
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  • Distance: 7.7 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Forest Hills, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Manhattan to Forest Hills hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 29 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from E 57 St/ 3 Av to Jewel Av/108 St
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manhattan to Forest Hills
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$24 - $35
Car Seat
$35 - $50
UberX
$28 - $40
UberXL
$40 - $55
Black
$50 - $70
Black SUV
$70 - $90
Taxi from Manhattan to Forest Hills
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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