LaGuardia Airport - Ground Transportation

LaGuardia Airport transportation includes subway, taxi and shuttle options. We have done the homework for you and provided detailed directions to get to Manhattan.
Popular Destinations
  • Lower Manhattan
    Lower Manhattan
  • Midtown Manhattan
    Midtown Manhattan
  • Upper Manhattan
    Upper Manhattan

How to get there from LGA?

Subway (MTA)

Take the M60 towards "106th and Broadway", get off at Astoria. Take the N train to Manhattan.

Car Service

Make arrangements with the car service.

Taxi

Taxis are located on the Arrivals level of each terminal.

Shuttle

Shuttles are located on the Arrivals level of each terminal. Make arrangements with shuttle company.

Best Transportation Options

Transportation Cost & Time

Subway (MTA) $5 100 minutes
Car Service $33-$40 30 minutes
Taxi $35 30 minutes
Shuttle Variable Variable
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SuperShuttle phone icon(800) 258-3826
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MTA Bus

All bus stops are on street corners and are demarcated by a tall sign with a bus emblem and a route number. Most stops display a "Guide-A-Ride," a rectangular box that displays the route map and the bus schedule. Bus fare is $2.25, payable with MetroCard or exact change (no dollar bills). Single-ride tickets sold at ticket vending machines are $2.50.

Subway

The New York City subway system consists of 468 stations serving 24 subway lines, serving Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Routes can be identified by letters or numbers.

Long Island Rail Road

The Long Island Rail Road is a commuter railroad consisting of 11 different branches, running from Montauk -- on the eastern coast of Long Island -- to Penn Station in midtown Manhattan. LIRR has 735 daily trains and serves 124 stations, including stops in Queens, Brooklyn and Manhattan.

Unfortunately, yellow taxis in the New York area cannot be reserved in advance. Not to worry! There are plenty of taxis (day or night) at the taxi stands outside of each terminal.
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Dial 4 Limo coupon phone icon(212) 444-4444
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Dial 7 phone icon(212) 777-7777
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Metro Line phone icon(718) 388-1111
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New Golden Horse phone icon(718) 762-8888
Northside Car Service phone icon(718) 387-7520
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