There are 5 ways to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Forest Hills by subway, bus, 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

Subway  •  24 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Forest Hills - 71 Av E

$3

4 alternative options

Bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the bus from 6 Av/W 44 St to Jewel Av/108 St Qm18 / ...

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Forest Hills 9.3 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Forest Hills 9.3 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Forest Hills 9.3 miles

$20 - $27

What companies run services between Port Authority Bus Terminal, NY, USA and Forest Hills, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Forest Hills hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from 6 Av/W 44 St to Jewel Av/108 St
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Forest Hills
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$20 - $27
uberX + Car Seat
$35 - $50
uberX
$29 - $40
uberXL
$35 - $50
UberBLACK
$50 - $65
SUV
$65 - $85
Taxi from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Forest Hills
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Forest Hills?

The distance between Port Authority Bus Terminal and Forest Hills is 13 km. The road distance is 15 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Forest Hills?

The cheapest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Forest Hills is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 14 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Forest Hills?

The quickest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Forest Hills is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs $50 - $65.

Is there a direct bus between Port Authority Bus Terminal and Forest Hills?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 6 Av/W 44 St and arriving at Jewel Av/108 St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

How long does it take to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Forest Hills?

The subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Forest Hills - 71 Av takes 24 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.