Directions from Queens to Upper West Side

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Recommended option

Subway  •  54 min

  1. A

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. 12.9 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  20 min

  1. 12.9 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  20 min

  1. 12.9 miles

$30 - $40

What companies run services between Queens, NY, USA and Upper West Side, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Queens to Upper West Side every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 54 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Queens to Upper West Side
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$30 - $40
uberX + Car Seat
$45 - $60
uberX
$35 - $50
uberXL
$50 - $65
UberBLACK
$65 - $85
SUV
$85 - $110
Taxi from Queens to Upper West Side
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Queens and Upper West Side is 17 km. The road distance is 21 km.

The cheapest way to get from Queens to Upper West Side is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Queens to Upper West Side is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs $70 - $85.

The subway from Rockaway Blvd to 86 St takes 54 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.