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There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to Richmond Hill by subway, bus, taxi or car

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Subway

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Kew Gardens-Union Tpke

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from E 60 St/2 Av to Queens Bl /80 Rd

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Richmond Hill

Drive

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Richmond Hill

Manhattan to Richmond Hill by subway

The subway journey time between Manhattan and Richmond Hill is around 21 min and covers a distance of around 8 miles. The fastest subway normally takes 21 min. Operated by MTA, the Manhattan to Richmond Hill subway service departs from Lexington Av/63 St and arrives in Kew Gardens-Union Tpke. Typically 1368 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Subway route information

Average subway time:
21 min
Fastest subway time:
21 min
Subway distance:
8 miles
Subways per week:
1368
Cheapest price:
$1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last subways

First subway departs at:
00:00
Last subway departs at:
23:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manhattan to Richmond Hill subway schedules

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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, travel within United States is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Richmond Hill is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Richmond Hill is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Richmond Hill is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Richmond Hill is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 18 min.

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The fastest way to get from Manhattan to Richmond Hill is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs $60 - $75.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from E 60 St/2 Av and arriving at Queens Bl /80 Rd. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 3m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lexington Av/63 St and arriving at Kew Gardens-Union Tpke. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Richmond Hill is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Richmond Hill without a car is to subway which takes 21 min and costs $1 - $3.

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The subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Kew Gardens-Union Tpke takes 21 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Manhattan to Richmond Hill bus services, operated by MTA, depart from E 60 St/2 Av station.

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Manhattan to Richmond Hill train services, operated by MTA, depart from Lexington Av/63 St station.

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Manhattan to Richmond Hill bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Queens Bl /80 Rd station.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Richmond Hill.
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  • Distance: 9.2 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Richmond Hill, NY, USA?

MTA operates a vehicle from Lexington Av/63 St to Kew Gardens-Union Tpke every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 21 min. Alternatively, MTA operates a bus from E 60 St/2 Av to Queens Bl /80 Rd every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $7 and the journey takes 1h 3m. MTA Bus Company also services this route hourly.

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 Kew Gardens-Union Tpke
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
mta.info
Seniors 65+ and Disabled
$2
Standard Fare
$3
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.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Bus from E 60 St/2 Av to Queens Bl /80 Rd
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Website
mta.info
Standard Rider
$2 - $7
Seniors 65+ and disabled
$1 - $4
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Bus from E 57 St/Lexington Av to Queens Bl/78 Av
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Richmond Hill
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Manhattan to Richmond Hill train services, operated by MTA, arrive at Kew Gardens-Union Tpke station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Richmond Hill is 11 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Manhattan to Richmond Hill.

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