There are 7 ways to get from Upper West Side to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) by subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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 1 subway, subway, bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from 86 St to 50 St 1 / ...
  2. Take the subway from 50 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av E
  3. Take the bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to Lga/Terminal B

$8 - $13

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from W 32 St/7 Av to Roosevelt Av/74 St Q32

$7 - $17

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Upper West Side to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) 9.5 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Upper West Side to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) 9.5 miles

$1 - $2

Towncar  •  13 min

  1. Take a town car from Upper West Side to New York La Guardia Airport 9.5 miles

$16 - $180

Shuttle  •  13 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Upper West Side to New York La Guardia Airport

$16 - $75

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from Upper West Side to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) 9.5 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Upper West Side to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Upper West Side to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is to taxi which costs $50 - $65 and takes 13 min.

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The distance between Upper West Side and New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is 6 miles. The road distance is 9.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Upper West Side to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), including transfers.

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What companies run services between Upper West Side, NY, USA and New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Upper West Side to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 46 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to Lga/Terminal B
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from W 32 St/7 Av to Roosevelt Av/74 St
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Upper West Side to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$27 - $40
uberX
$30 - $40
uberX + Car Seat
$35 - $50
uberXL
$40 - $55
UberBLACK
$50 - $70
SUV
$65 - $90
Taxi from Upper West Side to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Upper West Side to New York La Guardia Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Shuttle from Upper West Side to New York La Guardia Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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Trips to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA)