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There are 7 ways to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Union City by bus, subway, train, taxi, car or towncar

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

Bus, subway  •  40 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 50 St E

$6 - $10

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  44 min

  1. Take the bus from Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B to Roosevelt Av/61 St Q70-Sbs
  2. Take the train from Woodside to Penn Station Port Washington / ...

$6 - $12

Bus, line 7 subway  •  44 min

  1. Take the bus from Ditmars Bl/102 St to Roosevelt Av/111 St Q48
  2. Take the line 7 subway from 111 St to 34 St - 11 Av 7

$6 - $10

Bus, subway, line 159 bus  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B to Roosevelt Av/74 St
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal E
  3. Take the line 159 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New York Ave At 46Th St 156 / ...

$7 - $12

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Union City 13.2 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Union City 13.2 miles

$1 - $2

Towncar  •  17 min

  1. Take a town car from New York La Guardia Airport to Union City 13.2 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Union City 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 Union City is to taxi which costs $70 - $85 and takes 17 min.

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The distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) and Union City is 8 miles. The road distance is 13.2 miles.

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The best way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Union City without a car is to bus and subway which takes 40 min and costs $5 - $10.

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Union City, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Union City is 13 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Union City.

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There are 1925+ hotels available in Union City. Prices start at $108 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Union City.
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  • Distance: 8 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), USA and Union City, NJ, USA?

There is no direct connection from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Union City. However, you can take the bus to Roosevelt Av/74 St, take the walk to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av, then take the subway to 50 St. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Union City via Roosevelt Av/61 St and Woodside in around 44 min.

Train operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 50 St
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 111 St to 34 St - 11 Av
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
LIRR
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 Ditmars Bl/102 St to Roosevelt Av/111 St
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from New York La Guardia Airport to Union City
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Taxi from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Union City
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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

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