There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Kew Gardens Hills by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Subway  •  18 min

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

$3

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Bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the bus from E 57 St/ 3 Av to Jewel Av/Main St Qm4

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Kew Gardens Hills 12 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Kew Gardens Hills 12 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manhattan to Kew Gardens Hills 12 miles

$40 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Kew Gardens Hills is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Kew Gardens Hills is to taxi which costs $65 - $80 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from E 57 St/ 3 Av and arriving at Jewel Av/Main St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lexington Av/63 St and arriving at Forest Hills - 71 Av. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Kew Gardens Hills is 8 miles. The road distance is 12 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Kew Gardens Hills without a car is to subway which takes 18 min and costs $3.

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

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Manhattan to Kew Gardens Hills bus services, operated by MTA, depart from E 57 St/ 3 Av station.

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Manhattan to Kew Gardens Hills train services, operated by MTA, depart from Lexington Av/63 St station.

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  • Distance: 8.4 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

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

MTA operates a vehicle from Lexington Av/63 St to Forest Hills - 71 Av every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 18 min. Alternatively, MTA operates a bus from E 57 St/ 3 Av to Jewel Av/Main St hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 37 min.

Train operators
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

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Website
mta.info
Subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Forest Hills - 71 Av
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

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Website
mta.info
Bus from E 57 St/ 3 Av to Jewel Av/Main St
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Manhattan to Kew Gardens Hills
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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uber.com
UberPool
$40 - $50
Car Seat
$55 - $65
UberX
$45 - $50
UberXL
$60 - $70
Black
$75 - $90
Black SUV
$110 - $130
Taxi from Manhattan to Kew Gardens Hills
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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Manhattan to Kew Gardens Hills bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Jewel Av/Main St station.

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Manhattan to Kew Gardens Hills train services, operated by MTA, arrive at Forest Hills - 71 Av station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Kew Gardens Hills is 12 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Manhattan to Kew Gardens Hills.

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There are 2122+ hotels available in Kew Gardens Hills. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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