There are 9 ways to get from Times Square to Jackson Heights by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Train  •  11 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Woodside Babylon / ...

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Subway  •  18 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Bryant Pk to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av F

$3

7 alternative options

Bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 45 St to Roosevelt Av/74 St Q32

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Times Square to Jackson Heights 6.6 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Times Square to Jackson Heights 6.6 miles

$1

Shuttle  •  1 h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lexington Av/E 41 St to LaGuardia Terminal A Grand Central to LGA

$16

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Times Square to Jackson Heights 6.6 miles

$17 - $24

Walk  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Walk from Times Square to Jackson Heights 6.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  38 min

  1. Cycle from Broadway & W 41 St to Newton Rd & 44 St 5.7 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Times Square to Jackson Heights is to drive which costs $1 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Times Square to Jackson Heights is to taxi which costs $35 - $45 and takes 10 min.

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The distance between Times Square and Jackson Heights is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.6 miles.

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The train from Penn Station to Woodside takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison Av/E 45 St and arriving at Roosevelt Av/74 St. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Penn Station station and arriving at Woodside. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Times Square to Jackson Heights is 7 miles. It takes approximately 10 min to drive from Times Square to Jackson Heights.

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  • Distance: 5.3 miles
  • Duration: 11 min

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

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Times Square to Jackson Heights every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 11 min. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Times Square to Jackson Heights every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 45 St to Roosevelt Av/74 St
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Times Square to Jackson Heights
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$17 - $24
Car Seat
$30 - $40
UberX
$21 - $27
UberXL
$28 - $40
Black
$35 - $50
Black SUV
$50 - $65
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Broadway & W 41 St to Newton Rd & 44 St
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Times Square to Jackson Heights
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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