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There are 6 ways to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Washington Heights by bus, subway, taxi, car, towncar, shuttle or foot

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Recommended option

Bus, subway, line 1 subway  •  1h 13m

  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 49 St R
  3. Take the line 1 subway from 50 St to 181 St 1

$9 - $12

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  13m

  1. Take a taxi from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Washington Heights 9.8 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  13m

  1. Drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Washington Heights 9.8 miles

$1 - $2

Towncar  •  13m

  1. Take a town car from New York La Guardia Airport to Washington Heights 9.8 miles

$16 - $180

Shuttle  •  13m

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

$16 - $75

Walk  •  3h 17m

  1. Walk from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Washington Heights 10.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Washington Heights is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 13m.

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The quickest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Washington Heights is to taxi which costs $50 - $65 and takes 13m.

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The distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) and Washington Heights is 6 miles. The road distance is 9.8 miles.

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The best way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Washington Heights without a car is to bus and subway and line 1 subway which takes 1h 13m and costs $8 - $13.

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It takes approximately 1h 13m to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Washington Heights, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Washington Heights is 10 miles. It takes approximately 13m to drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Washington Heights.

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There are 2028+ hotels available in Washington Heights. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Washington Heights.
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  • Distance: 6.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 13m

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

There is no direct connection from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Washington Heights. However, you can take the bus to Roosevelt Av/74 St, take the walk to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av, take the subway to 49 St, take the walk to 50 St, then take the line 1 subway to 181 St. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Washington Heights.

Train operators
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B to Roosevelt Av/74 St
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from New York La Guardia Airport to Washington Heights
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from New York La Guardia Airport to Washington Heights
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Taxi from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Washington Heights
Ave. Duration
13m
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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