There are 5 ways to get from Times Square to Long Island City by 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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Line 7 subway  •  9 min

  1. Take the line 7 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Hunters Point Av 7 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Times Square to Long Island City 3 miles

$19 - $23

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Times Square to Long Island City 3 miles

$14 - $21

Walk  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Walk from Times Square to Long Island City 4.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  31 min

  1. Cycle from Broadway & W 41 St to Jackson Ave & 46 Rd 4.2 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Times Square to Long Island City is to line 7 subway which costs $3 and takes 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Times Square to Long Island City is to taxi which costs $19 - $23 and takes 5 min.

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The distance between Times Square and Long Island City is 2 miles.

The line 7 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Hunters Point Av takes 9 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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What companies run services between Times Square, NY, USA and Long Island City, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Times Square to Long Island City every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 9 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Times Square to Long Island City
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$14 - $21
uberX
$17 - $23
uberX + Car Seat
$26 - $35
uberXL
$21 - $28
UberBLACK
$23 - $35
SUV
$30 - $45
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Broadway & W 41 St to Jackson Ave & 46 Rd
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Times Square to Long Island City
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$19 - $23
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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