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Queens College is located at the corner of the Long Island Expressway and Kissena Blvd. (Exit 24) in Flushing. Our address is 65-30 Kissena Blvd. Flushing, NY 11367.


From Long Island and Points East: Take the LIE westbound; watch for QC signs. If you need to get to the Main Gate on Kissena, get off at Exit 24 (Kissena Blvd.) Make a left at the light and take overpass onto Kissena Blvd. If you want Colden parking, get off at Exit 23, tum left on to Main Street overpass. Watch for QC signs to Colden parking.

From Manhattan and Points West: Take the L.l.E. eastbound;-watch for QC signs. Get off at Exit 24(Kissena Blvd.) If you need the Main Gate on Kissena, continue down the service road until the first traffic light (Kissena Blvd.) Make a right onto Kissena Blvd. If you want Colden parking, watch for signs as soon as you exit L.l.E. Do not go to traffic light.


Via Flushing: Take the Long Island Railroad or the #7 subway to Main St., Flushing. From Main Street, take the Q25, Q25-34, Q34 or Q17 bus.

Via Forest Hills: Take the E, F, G, R subway to the 71st and Continental Ave., Forest Hills stop. Take the exit marked "North side 70 Ave and 108 St." At the corner, take the Q64 bus to Kissena Blvd. and Jewel Ave. Stops one block south of the campus.

Via Jamaica: Take the F subway to Parsons Blvd. or the LIRR to the Jamaica Station. From Jamaica Avenue & 160th Street or Hillside Avenue & Parsons Blvd. in Jamaica, take the Q25, Q25-34 or Q34 bus. From Hillside Avenue & either 169th or 179th Street in Jamaica, take the Q17 bus to the LIE & Kissena Blvd.

Via Kew Gardens: Take the E or F subway to Union Turnpike. Take Q74 Vleigh Place shuttle to main gate.

Q25,Q34 Runs from Main St., Flushing (#7 subway and LIRR stations), along Kissena (stops at the main gate) and Parsons Blvds. To Jamaica Ave and 160th St. (BMT and IND.)

Q44 Runs from West Farms Square, Bronx (IRT station) to Sutphin Blvd., Jamaica (LIRR station.) Stops at Main St. and Melbourne Ave, two blocks west of the campus

Q74 Runs from Union Turnpike, Kew Gardens (IND station), along Vleigh Place, Main St. and the LIE service road, and then tums onto Kissena Blvd. Stops at the main gate.

Q64 Runs from Continental Ave, Forest Hills (IND station), along Jewel Ave. to 164th St. Stops one block from the campus.

Q17 Runs from Main St., Flushing (#7 subway and LIRR stations), to 165th St. terminal in Jamaica (passing the IND 179th St. station.) Travels along Kissena Blvd., LIE service road, 188th St., and Hillside Ave. Stops at Kissena Blvd. and LIE, two blocks from the main gate.

Q88 Runs from Springfield Blvd. and Union Turnpike along Springfield Blvd. to 73rd Ave., along (or west on) 73rd Ave. to 188th St., along 188th St. to the LIE, along LIE service road to Queens Blvd. and Woodhaven Blvd. Stops at Kissena Blvd. and LIE, two blocks from main gate.

Aprrox. travel time from mid-town Manhattan:

By car - 30 minutes. By subway and bus - 60 minutes