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Old 12-24-2010, 06:02 PM
 
Location: Viña del Mar, Chile
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Hey, sorry guys I made a post earlier about going to Financial district, but I'm actually found a good deal on a hotel near madison square gardens. I will be staying at 36th/8th ave and wondering which bus would be best to take to get there. Would it be easier to take a cab to the nearest subway and then take the subway? I will have only one carryon bag, so luggage wont be a big deal
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Old 12-24-2010, 06:06 PM
 
Location: Confines of the 101 Precinct
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M60 to 125th Street and St. Nicholas Avenue, transfer to the A train and take it downtown to 34th Street.
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Old 12-24-2010, 06:09 PM
 
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thanks! will do that
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Old 12-24-2010, 09:26 PM
 
Location: East Village
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M60 to 125th Street and St. Nicholas Avenue, transfer to the A train and take it downtown to 34th Street.
Or, alternatively, Q33 to Roosevelt Avenue, take the E to Penn Station. A lot less time on the bus that way.
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Old 12-25-2010, 01:48 PM
 
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Or, alternatively, Q33 to Roosevelt Avenue, take the E to Penn Station. A lot less time on the bus that way.
Also the Roosevelt Avenue subway station has elevators that connect street level entrance to the train platform level (so one doesn't have to carry heavier bags up & down stairs).
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Old 12-26-2010, 11:12 AM
 
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Or, alternatively, Q33 to Roosevelt Avenue, take the E to Penn Station. A lot less time on the bus that way.
actually it kinda evens out because the A train is only 3 stops to 34th street
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Old 12-26-2010, 11:13 AM
 
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Also the Roosevelt Avenue subway station has elevators that connect street level entrance to the train platform level (so one doesn't have to carry heavier bags up & down stairs).
125th street has elevators too
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Old 12-26-2010, 03:12 PM
 
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Or take the bus directly to Port Authority or Penn Station
http://www.nyairportservice.com/
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Old 12-26-2010, 05:22 PM
 
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actually it kinda evens out because the A train is only 3 stops to 34th street
Yeah, but that bus ride from LGA to 125th St. takes FOREVER. It does end up being, total, about the same amount of time, but I'd rather sit on the subway than on the bus.
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Old 12-30-2010, 12:57 AM
 
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Sorry to hijack this thread. What will be the best way to get from LGA to Hamilton Heights (around City College of NY)? Thanks
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