There are 6 ways to get from Times Square to Astoria by bus, 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.

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Bus  •  7 min

  1. Take the bus from 3 Ave & E 51 St to 3 Av & E 79 St North Fork -Westbound / ...

$15 - $18

Cheapest option

Subway  •  20 min

  1. Take the subway from Times Sq - 42 St to 30 Av W / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Times Square to Astoria 5.2 miles

$30 - $40

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Times Square to Astoria 5.2 miles

$19 - $26

Walk  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Walk from Times Square to Astoria 5.2 miles

Bikeshare  •  38 min

  1. Cycle from Broadway & W 41 St to Ave & 9 St 5.6 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Times Square to Astoria is to subway which costs $3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Times Square to Astoria is to bus which costs $15 - $18 and takes 7 min.

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The distance between Times Square and Astoria is 3 miles.

The bus from 3 Ave & E 51 St to 3 Av & E 79 St takes 7 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 3 Ave & E 51 St and arriving at 3 Av & E 79 St. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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What companies run services between Times Square, NY, USA and Astoria, NY, USA?

Hampton Jitney Inc. operates a bus from Times Square to Astoria twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $18 and the journey takes 7 min. Hampton Ambassador also services this route twice a week.

Train operators
Bus operators
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Hampton Ambassador
Phone
631.283.4676
Website
hamptonambassador.com
Bus from 3 Av & 51 St to 3 Av & 79 St
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
hamptonambassador.com
Book at
hamptonambassador.com
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Times Square to Astoria
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$19 - $26
uberX
$21 - $28
uberX + Car Seat
$30 - $40
uberXL
$28 - $40
UberBLACK
$30 - $45
SUV
$45 - $60
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Broadway & W 41 St to Ave & 9 St
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Times Square to Astoria
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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