Taxi Ride Stats for Upper West Side South to Jackson Heights
The taxi ride from Upper West Side South to Jackson Heights should only take you (on average) about 37 minutes.
This makes sense, as the total driving distance is (on average) 7.49 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 131. minutes to walk from Upper West Side South to Jackson Heights at a 17.5 minutes per mile pace.
This taxi ride, from Upper West Side South to Jackson Heights should only cost you (on average) $32.8 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 Upper West Side South to Jackson Heights is 2.0. While, we do see people tip 0.0, and our records indicate that the maximum tip for this route is $11.83
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 Upper West Side South to Jackson Heights will include an MTA Tax of 0.5, which we already included in the $32.8 above.
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Taxi Ride Statistics for Upper West Side South to Jackson Heights
|Pick Up Borough||Manhattan|
|Pick Up Zone||Upper West Side South|
|Drop Off Borough||Queens|
|Drop Off Zone||Jackson Heights|
|Average Trip Distance||7.49 miles|
|Maximum Tip Seen||$11.8|
|Minimum Tip Seen||$0.0|
|Average Trip Duration||37 minutes|
|Average MTA Tax||$0.5|
|Walking Time||131.24 minutes|
Why We Love Jackson Heights?
Jackson Heights is a vibrant and culturally diverse neighborhood in Queens, New York.
There is something for everyone here, from delicious food options to interesting cultural attractions.
The people of Jackson Heights are warm and welcoming, and you are sure to feel at home here.
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 Upper West Side South to Jackson Heights 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!