There are 8 ways to get from Queens to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) by bus, subway, 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

Bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the bus from Cross Bay Bl /Pitkin Av to Madison Av / E 40 St Bm5

$2 - $7

7 alternative options

Bus via Cross Bay Bl /Rockaway Bl  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from Cross Bay Bl /Rockaway Bl to E 34 St /3 Av Qm15

$2 - $7

Subway via Fulton St  •  48 min

  1. Take the subway from 104 St to Fulton St A

$6

Bus via Cross Bay Bl /Rockaway Bl #2  •  52 min

  1. Take the bus from Cross Bay Bl /Rockaway Bl to W 34 St/5 Av Qm15

$2 - $7

Subway  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the subway from 104 St to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal A

$3

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Queens to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 10.8 miles

$55 - $75

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Queens to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 10.8 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Queens to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 10.8 miles

$30 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Queens to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Queens to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is to taxi which costs $55 - $75 and takes 17 min.

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The distance between Queens and Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.8 miles.

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The bus from Cross Bay Bl /Pitkin Av to Madison Av / E 40 St takes 42 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cross Bay Bl /Pitkin Av and arriving at Madison Av / E 40 St. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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What companies run services between Queens, NY, USA and Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway), NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Queens to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) every 3 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 42 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Cross Bay Bl /Pitkin Av to Madison Av / E 40 St
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Cross Bay Bl /Rockaway Bl to E 34 St /3 Av
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Cross Bay Bl /Rockaway Bl to W 34 St/5 Av
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Queens to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$30 - $40
uberX
$30 - $45
uberX + Car Seat
$40 - $55
uberXL
$45 - $60
UberBLACK
$55 - $75
SUV
$75 - $95
Taxi from Queens to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$55 - $75
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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