There are 6 ways to get from Times Square to Forest Hills by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  16 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Forest Hills Babylon / ...

$3 - $6

Cheapest 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  •  42 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 Times Square to Forest Hills 9.2 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Times Square to Forest Hills 9.2 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Times Square to Forest Hills 9.2 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Times Square to Forest Hills is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Times Square to Forest Hills is to taxi which costs $50 - $65 and takes 14 min.

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The distance between Times Square and Forest Hills is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.2 miles.

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The train from Penn Station to Forest Hills takes 16 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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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 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Penn Station station and arriving at Forest Hills. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Times Square to Forest Hills hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 16 min. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Times Square to Forest Hills hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 42 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
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Times Square to Forest Hills
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$27 - $40
uberX
$29 - $40
uberX + Car Seat
$35 - $50
uberXL
$40 - $55
UberBLACK
$50 - $65
SUV
$65 - $85
Taxi from Times Square 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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