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.

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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  •  14 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 47 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

$10 - $15

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

Questions & Answers

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

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

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The distance between Times Square and Queensboro Plaza is 2 miles.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison Av/E 47 St and arriving at Queens Plaza S/28 St. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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The nearest airport to Queensboro Plaza is New York La Guardia (LGA) Airport which is 4 miles away. Other nearby airports include Teterboro (TEB) (9.9 miles), New York JFK (JFK) (11.1 miles), Newark (EWR) (13.2 miles) and White Plains (HPN) (25.4 miles).

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Map of how to get from Times Square to Queensboro Plaza.
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  • Distance: 2.5 miles
  • Duration: 12 min

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 14 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 47 St to Queens Plaza S/28 St
Ave. Duration
14 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
$10 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$10 - $15
Car Seat
$23 - $30
UberX
$14 - $19
UberXL
$17 - $23
Black
$24 - $35
Black SUV
$35 - $45
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
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
Schedules at
citibikenyc.com
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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