There are 4 ways to get from New York to Prospect Heights by subway, bus, taxi or foot
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Subway • 14 min
3 alternative options
Bus • 17 min
$2 - $7
Taxi • 10 min
$29 - $35
Walk • 1h 33m
New York to Prospect Heights by subway
The subway journey time between New York and Prospect Heights is around 14 min and covers a distance of around 4 miles. The fastest subway normally takes 14 min. Operated by MTA, the New York to Prospect Heights subway service departs from Broadway-Lafayette St and arrives in 7 Av. Typically 655 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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New York to Prospect Heights subway schedules
Subways departing Monday, August 2, 2021
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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cost-effective way to get from New York to Prospect Heights is to subway, which costs $3 and takes 14 min.
The quickest way to get from New York to Prospect Heights is to taxi which costs $29 - $35 and takes 10 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cadman Plaza West/Johnson St and arriving at Flatbush Av/8 Av. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Broadway-Lafayette St and arriving at 7 Av. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.
The distance between New York and Prospect Heights is 4 miles.
The best way to get from New York to Prospect Heights without a car is to subway which takes 14 min and costs $3.
The subway from Broadway-Lafayette St to 7 Av takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.
New York to Prospect Heights bus services, operated by MTA Bus Company, depart from Cadman Plaza West/Johnson St station.
New York to Prospect Heights train services, operated by MTA, depart from Broadway-Lafayette St station.
New York to Prospect Heights bus services, operated by MTA Bus Company, arrive at Flatbush Av/8 Av station.
What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Prospect Heights, Kings County, NY, USA?
MTA operates a vehicle from Broadway-Lafayette St to 7 Av every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 14 min. Alternatively, MTA Bus Company operates a bus from Cadman Plaza West/Johnson St to Flatbush Av/8 Av every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 17 min. OVR Ride LLC also services this route 3 times a week.
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.
Subway from Broadway-Lafayette St to 7 Av
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