Queensborough Community College, Bayside, NY
22205 56th Avenue
Oakland Gardens, NY 11364
|Complimentary Shuttle Bus
MARM 2008 offers a free local shuttle bus service between the Bayside Station of the Long Island Railroad and Queensborough Community College, making stops at the Anchor Inn and the Ramada Adria Hotel. If you are commuting to the meeting by the LIRR, or if you are staying at these hotels, we especially encourage you to take advantage of the shuttle. This service is provided to all conference attendees courtesy of Dream Tour, Inc.
Queensborough Community College:
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Amtrak trains run to New York’s Penn Station from Baltimore, Boston, Philadelphia, Washington DC, and other cities. The E and F trains (New York Subway) and the Long Island Rail Road are accessible at Penn Station. Please visit the Amtrak website for more information.
Directions from Midtown Manhattan & Western Queens by Public Transportation using the F or E train:
Take the F train to the 169th Street - Hillside Avenue station, or the E train to the Sutphin Boulevard/ Archer Avenue station. Transfer to the Q30 bus to Springfield Boulevard via Horace Harding Boulevard. Walk north on Springfield Boulevard to 56th Avenue and turn right to campus.
Directions from Midtown Manhattan & Western Queens by Public Transportation using the number 7 train:
Take the number 7 train to the Flushing – Main Street station. Transfer to the Q27 bus to Queensborough Community College or transfer to the Q12 bus to Cloverdale Boulevard & Northern Boulevard. (Please note: The Q27 bus stops on campus from 7 am to 11 pm on weekdays. Limited-Stop buses stop at Springfield Boulevard and 56th Avenue.)
Long Island Rail Road:
Take the Port Washington Branch of the LIRR to Bayside Station. There are several ways to reach the QCC campus from the station.
Option #1 - A taxi to reach QCC is approximately $6. Kelly’s Car Service (718-229-6161) has a stand at the Bayside Station. Other car services include Ollie’s (516-487-3420) and Friendly (516-487-8000).
Option #2 - Transfer to the Q31 bus going south to 48th Avenue and Bell Boulevard. Transfer to the Q27 bus to Queensborough Community College. (Please note: The Q27 bus stops on campus from 7 am to 11 pm on weekdays. Limited-Stop buses stop at Springfield Boulevard and 56th Avenue.)
Option #3 – It takes approximately 30 minutes to walk to the campus. Bayside Station is on Bell Boulevard, between 41st and 42nd Streets. Walk south on Bell Blvd (the avenue numbers will increase; stay on the east side of the street), crossing Northern Boulevard, and then turn left (east) onto 56th Ave. Cross Springfield Blvd, passing the elementary school on the corner. The pedestrian entrance to QCC is on the left, opposite 223rd St. (map)
For more information on Public Transportation in and around New York City, please visit the MTA website at www.mta.info