Travel from Southfield to Queens

5h 59min
538 lb of CO2

Southfield to Queens Flights

There are 2 airports — DTW, YQG — that make sense to fly out of from Southfield and 2 airports — JFK, LGA — to access Queens. The best deals are usually found by flying out of DTW.

Out of the 4 total modes of travel to Queens from Southfield, a flight is the quickest method.
16h 30min
92 lb of CO2
21h 28min
237 lb of CO2
8h 43min
99 lb of CO2

Drive from Southfield to Queens

It's 504 miles between Southfield to Queens. On a typical day, it might take between 8h 43min and 9h 9min from Southfield to Queens under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 9h 35min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Queens by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $67.

What is the best way to travel from Southfield to Queens?

The are 13 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Southfield to Queens. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Southfield to Queens?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are flight, bus, train or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

Southfield to Queens NY - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Southfield to Queens. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Queens is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Southfield/Queens buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Southfield is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Southfield and Queens during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Southfield to Queens? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Queens traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Queens is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Southfield to Queens?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Southfield to Queens is by bus. The bus costs $69 roughly and will take 16 hours 7 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from Southfield to Queens?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between Southfield area and Queens, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 21 hours 39 minutes. We recommend catching the train at PNT Pontiac Amtrak, which is about 12 miles from Southfield. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

How long does it take from Southfield to Queens by car?

The total distance between Southfield and Queens is 504 miles and will take you about 8 hours 43 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $68.

Southfield to Queens Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $69
Fastest Way Flight — 5h 55min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 80 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — flight, bus, train and by car
Distance 503 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak

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