There’s no doubt that Times Square is iconic. The bustling, vibrant square is situated in Midtown Manhattan and is always teeming with tourists and locals alike. Visitors love staying in this area because of its proximity to the world-famous Empire State Building and plenty of other attractions. Arriving in a busy city like New York can be a little overwhelming, so we’ve broken down all available transport options from LGA to Times Square to make things simple for you.
There are currently five main transportation options to travel from LGA to Times Square; by subway, by train, by rideshare, by taxi or by private shuttle. The cheapest option is the subway, costing just $2.75 (€2.40) per person. Alternatively, you can take an NYC taxi if you want a faster, more comfortable journey. The journey takes about 30 minutes depending on traffic levels and the price of a transfer to Times Square is around $40 (€37.45), not including extra charges.
For a hassle-free arrival with a set-rate fee, no hidden costs and a fully personalised transfer service, pre-book a private transfer with a trusted company like Welcome Pickups.Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to New York at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.