|Cheapest Way||Public Transit — $3|
|Fastest Way||Rideshare — 16min|
|Eco-Friendly Way||Rideshare — 3 lb CO2|
|Available Modes||5 modes — ferry, rideshare, shuttle, public transit and by car|
|Travel Companies||Metropolitan Transportation Authority, MTA Transfer, New York Waterway, Lyft, Uber|
The are 8 different ways across 5 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from New York City to LGA. Rideshares are always on demand but are subject to surge pricing. Book when you need them!
Need help getting to the airport from New York City? Considering the ferry from New York City to LGA? Look no further! These sorts of ferry rides are not usually required to book far in advance. Most of the time, it is important to speak with the ferry company either the day before or first thing in the morning before your intended departure. Some of these ferries operate on a first come, first serve basis. Do be sure to check the overall ferry schedule prior to your trip in order to make sure the ferry is running on the intended day. Public transportation prices do not fluctuate like flights. Instead, they're either flat rate or priced by distance traveled. If possible, you can book your tickets via an app or alternatively at the station upon arrival. You're in luck because Lyft or Uber are available at LGA. They are usually available on demand and should be available within 15 minutes of ordering. Since public transportation is available, you might be able to take this mode instead. This should help remediate any issues related to traffic and will be cheaper. Shuttle service may be available as well. If you're traveling with a large group, you should probably take a shuttle as it will reduce the price per person. With this option, you'll want to book as soon as possible to allow the shuttle service enough time to coordinate your pickup and dropoff.The ferry will take you from Paulus Hook to Midtown/W. 39th St.. You may need to find additional transport to shuttle you between the Midtown/W. 39th St. harbor and the airport, as it is about 7 miles away.