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  •  18 min

  1. F

$3

5 alternative options

Bus  •  31 min

  1. Bm5 / ...

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. 10.2 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  16 min

  1. 10.2 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  16 min

  1. 10.2 miles

$24 - $35

Walk  •  3 h 12 min

  1. 10 miles

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 31 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from E 57 St/ 3 Av to Woodhaven Bl /Metropolitan Av
Ave. Duration
31 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
POOL
$24 - $35
uberX + Car Seat
$40 - $55
uberX
$30 - $45
uberXL
$40 - $55
UberBLACK
$50 - $70
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Manhattan and Forest Hills is 12 km. The road distance is 16 km.

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

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

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from E 57 St/ 3 Av and arriving at Woodhaven Bl /Metropolitan Av. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

The subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Forest Hills - 71 Av takes 18 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.