Taxi Ride Stats for Long Island City Queens Plaza to Upper West Side South

The taxi ride from Long Island City Queens Plaza to Upper West Side South should only take you (on average) about 20 minutes.

This makes sense, as the total driving distance is (on average) 4.06 miles. If your ride has been much longer than this, I’d check in with your driver to make sure you aren’t on some alternate path.

This is much better than the walking, as walking would take about 71.1 minutes to walk from Long Island City Queens Plaza to Upper West Side South at a 17.5 minutes per mile pace.

This taxi ride, from Long Island City Queens Plaza to Upper West Side South should only cost you (on average) $21.8 including tip. If you get a bill that is much higher than this, I’d double check that something was not misscalculated by your taxi driver.

When new to the city, tipping is always something we recieve emails about. The average tip for Long Island City Queens Plaza to Upper West Side South is 2.0. While, we do see people tip 0.0, and our records indicate that the maximum tip for this route is $11.06

The total cost above included the average tip, and in New York City, it’s expected that you tip your drivers.

The trip from from Long Island City Queens Plaza to Upper West Side South will include an MTA Tax of 0.5, which we already included in the $21.8 above.

Compare This To Taxi Ride From Central Harlem North to Central Harlem North

Taxi Ride Statistics for Long Island City Queens Plaza to Upper West Side South

Statistic Value
Pick Up Borough Queens
Pick Up Zone Long Island City Queens Plaza
Drop Off Borough Manhattan
Drop Off Zone Upper West Side South
Average Trip Distance 4.06 miles
Average Cost $21.8
Average Tip $2.0
Maximum Tip Seen $11.0
Minimum Tip Seen $0.0
Average Trip Duration 20 minutes
Average MTA Tax $0.5
Walking Time 71.17 minutes

Why We Love Upper West Side South?

Welcome to Upper West Side South.

This amazing neighborhood is located in the heart of Manhattan, and is known for its beautiful brownstones, tree-lined streets, and world-class shopping and dining.

Here you’ll find everything you need to make your life complete, from top-notch schools and cultural attractions, to parks and recreation.

And with its prime location, you’ll be just a short walk away from the best that New York City has to offer.

So come on over to Upper West Side South, and discover what makes this neighborhood so special.

How We Calculate Our Numbers

All of our statistics come from real-world data.

For example, for this subset of the data, we take all records for Long Island City Queens Plaza to Upper West Side South and average them together.

While your trip may be slightly different, we believe this general approach to information gathering can help you while you are new to the city.

Use these numbers as a guiding light, they may not be exact for your journey

New York City is one of the most beautiful places on earth, and we hope you enjoy your trip!

Remember to Tip Your Drivers!

Cost Per Mile Breakdown From Location to Upper West Side South