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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

  1. Take the subway from Broadway-Lafayette St to 7 Av B / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the bus from Cadman Plaza West/Johnson St to Flatbush Av/8 Av B41

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Prospect Heights 5 miles

$29 - $35

Walk  •  1h 33m

  1. Walk from New York to Prospect Heights 4.9 miles

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.

Subway route overview

Average subway time:
14 min
Fastest subway time:
14 min
Subway distance:
4 miles
Subways per week:
655
Cheapest price:
$3
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last subways

First subway departs at:
00:03
Last subway departs at:
23:56

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York to Prospect Heights subway schedules

New York → Prospect Heights
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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 Prospect Heights is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Prospect Heights is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Prospect Heights 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: 28 Jul 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from New York to Prospect Heights is to subway, which costs $3 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Prospect Heights is to taxi which costs $29 - $35 and takes 10 min.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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The subway from Broadway-Lafayette St to 7 Av takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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New York to Prospect Heights bus services, operated by MTA Bus Company, depart from Cadman Plaza West/Johnson St station.

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New York to Prospect Heights train services, operated by MTA, depart from Broadway-Lafayette St station.

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New York to Prospect Heights bus services, operated by MTA Bus Company, arrive at Flatbush Av/8 Av station.

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Map of how to get from New York to Prospect Heights.
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  • Distance: 4 miles
  • Duration: 14 min

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.

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.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from Broadway-Lafayette St to 7 Av
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Bus from Cadman Plaza West/Johnson St to Flatbush Av/8 Av
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
OVR Ride LLC
Phone
+1 347-559-1787
Email
info@ovrride.com
Website
ovrride.com
Bus from New York, NY - Union Square to Atlantic Av/4 Av
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
ovrride.com
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Prospect Heights
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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New York to Prospect Heights train services, operated by MTA, arrive at 7 Av station.

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