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There are 9 ways to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Brooklyn by bus, subway, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Recommended option

Bus, subway  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B to Roosevelt Av/74 St Q70-Sbs
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 15 St - Prospect Park F

$6 - $10

8 alternative options

Line 7 subway, line 5 subway  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 7 subway from 111 St to Grand Central - 42 St 7
  2. Take the line 5 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Church Av 5

$6 - $10

Bus, subway via Church Av  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B to Roosevelt Av/74 St Q70-Sbs
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr R

$6 - $10

Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B to Roosevelt Av/61 St
  2. Take the bus from Greenpoint Av/47 St to Washington Pl/Lane 6 B24
  3. Take the bus from Washington Plz/Washington Plz to Nostrand Av/Church Av B44

$9 - $28

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Brooklyn 11.9 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Brooklyn 11.9 miles

$1 - $2

Towncar  •  17 min

  1. Take a town car from New York La Guardia Airport to Brooklyn 11.9 miles

$16 - $180

Shuttle  •  17 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York La Guardia Airport to Brooklyn

$16 - $75

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Brooklyn 11.9 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Brooklyn is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Brooklyn is to taxi which costs $65 - $80 and takes 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Brooklyn. However, there are services departing from Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B and arriving at Nostrand Av/Church Av via Roosevelt Av/61 St, Greenpoint Av/47 St and Washington Plz/Washington Plz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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The distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) and Brooklyn is 10 miles. The road distance is 11.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Brooklyn without a car is to bus and subway which takes 1 h 8 min and costs $5 - $10.

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Brooklyn, including transfers.

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New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Brooklyn bus services, operated by MTA, depart from Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B station.

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New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Brooklyn bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Nostrand Av/Church Av station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Brooklyn is 12 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Brooklyn.

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There are 1802+ hotels available in Brooklyn. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Brooklyn.
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  • Distance: 9.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

What companies run services between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), USA and Brooklyn, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Brooklyn via Roosevelt Av/61 St, Queens Bl/47 St, Greenpoint Av/47 St, Washington Pl/Lane 6, and Washington Plz/Washington Plz in around 1 h 55 min.

Train operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 15 St - Prospect Park
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 111 St to Grand Central - 42 St
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Church Av
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
mta.info
Subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B to Roosevelt Av/74 St
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B to Roosevelt Av/61 St
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Greenpoint Av/47 St to Washington Pl/Lane 6
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Washington Plz/Washington Plz to Nostrand Av/Church Av
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Brooklyn
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Car Seat
$40 - $55
UberX
$30 - $40
UberPool
$27 - $40
UberXL
$45 - $60
Black
$60 - $75
Black SUV
$75 - $100
Taxi from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Brooklyn
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from New York La Guardia Airport to Brooklyn
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Shuttle from New York La Guardia Airport to Brooklyn
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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