There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Howard Beach by bus, subway, taxi, car or towncar
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What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Howard Beach, NY, USA?
New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Manhattan to Howard Beach hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 43 min.
Subway from 59 St - Columbus Circle to Howard Beach - JFK Airport
- Ave. Duration
- 48 min
- Every 10 minutes
- Estimated price
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Manhattan and Howard Beach is 18 km. The road distance is 22 km.
The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Howard Beach is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 22 min.
The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Howard Beach is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs $70 - $90.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from E 57 St/ 3 Av and arriving at Cross Bay Bl/159 Av. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 43 min.
The bus from E 57 St/ 3 Av to Cross Bay Bl/159 Av takes 43 min including transfers and departs hourly.