There are 6 ways to get from Times Square to Queensboro Plaza by subway, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Line 7 subway  •  12 min

  1. Take the line 7 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Queensboro Plaza 7 / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Bus  •  18 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 42 St to Queens Plaza S/28 St Q32

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Times Square to Queensboro Plaza 3.3 miles

$20 - $24

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Times Square to Queensboro Plaza 3.3 miles

$7 - $12

Walk  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Walk from Times Square to Queensboro Plaza 3.5 miles

Bikeshare  •  26 min

  1. Cycle from Broadway & W 41 St to Queens Plaza North & Crescent St 3.6 miles

$10

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

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Times Square to Queensboro Plaza every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 18 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 42 St to Queens Plaza S/28 St
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Times Square to Queensboro Plaza
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$7 - $12
uberX + Car Seat
$24 - $35
uberX
$15 - $20
uberXL
$18 - $24
UberBLACK
$25 - $35
SUV
$35 - $45
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Broadway & W 41 St to Queens Plaza North & Crescent St
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Times Square to Queensboro Plaza
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$20 - $24
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Times Square and Queensboro Plaza is 4 km.

The cheapest way to get from Times Square to Queensboro Plaza is to line 7 subway which costs $3 and takes 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Times Square to Queensboro Plaza is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs $20 - $24.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison Av/E 42 St and arriving at Queens Plaza S/28 St. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

The line 7 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Queensboro Plaza takes 12 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.