Transportation Facilities

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One of the key advantages to living in Jackson Heights is access to great transportation, to LaGuardia and Kennedy Airports and Manhattan via the E, F, M, R, and 7 subway lines.

Subway Lines[edit]

Five subway lines serve the neighborhood.

  • 7 - available 24 hours per day, with 4 stops along Roosevelt Avenue: 74th Street - Broadway (Roosevelt Avenue), 82nd Street - Jackson Heights, 90th Street - Elmhurst Avenue, and Junction Boulevard.
  • E - available 24 hours per day at Roosevelt Avenue / 74th Street Station.
  • F - available 24 hours per day at Roosevelt Avenue / 74th Street Station.
  • M - weekdays until 11:00 p.m. (weekdays until 11:00 p.m.) at Roosevelt Avenue / 74th Street Station.
  • R - all hours except late nights (all hours except late nights) at Roosevelt Avenue / 74th Street Station.

Buses[edit]

Six (6) bus lines serve the neighborhood. All pass through or stop adjacent to the Victor A. Moore Bus Terminal located at Roosevelt Avenue and Broadway between 74th and 75th Streets. See the buses page for meta info on buses.

  • Q32
  • Q33
  • Q47
  • Q49
  • Q53
  • Q70 to LaGuardia Airport

Auto[edit]

Street parking is available but finding a space often time consuming and sometimes competitive.

ZIP cars are available at the second floor garage at 82-11 37th Avenue. Carshare pilot project is coming to Jackson Heights.

Taxi[edit]

Yellow medallion taxis are often found near the Roosevelt Avenue station. Green taxis are found everywhere. Uber, Lyft and self-driven rental vehicles are also available.

Related Pages[edit]

  • Buses provides a overview of the bus routes in Jackson Heights.
  • Carshare describes the pilot program the city is sponsoring to encourage shared usage of autos. The goal is to reduce dependency of individually owned cars.