There are 6 ways to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Long Island City by subway, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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  •  10 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Court Sq E

$3

5 alternative options

Line 7 subway  •  13 min

  1. Take the line 7 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Hunters Point Av 7 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Long Island City 3.1 miles

$19 - $23

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Long Island City 3.1 miles

$10 - $15

Walk  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Walk from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Long Island City 4.4 miles

Bikeshare  •  29 min

  1. Cycle from W 41 St & 8 Ave to Jackson Ave & 46 Rd 4.3 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Long Island City is to subway which costs $3 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Long Island City is to taxi which costs $19 - $23 and takes 5 min.

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The distance between Port Authority Bus Terminal and Long Island City is 2 miles.

The subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Court Sq takes 10 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Map of how to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Long Island City.
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  • Distance: 2.4 miles
  • Duration: 10 min

What companies run services between Port Authority Bus Terminal, NY, USA and Long Island City, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Long Island City every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 10 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Long Island City
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$10 - $15
Car Seat
$23 - $30
UberX
$14 - $19
UberXL
$17 - $23
Black
$23 - $30
Black SUV
$30 - $45
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from W 41 St & 8 Ave to Jackson Ave & 46 Rd
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Long Island City
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$19 - $23
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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