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MTA Regional Bus operates a number of bus routes in Queens, New York, United States, under two different public brands. Some of them are the direct descendants of streetcar lines (see list of streetcar lines in Queens).

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List of routes

#9376 on the Q46 line in the Kew Gardens Hills section of Queens.

This table gives details for the routes prefixed with "Q"—in other words, those considered to run primarily in Queens by the MTA. For details on routes with other prefixes, see the following articles:


Each route is marked with the operator. NOTE: Routes marked with an asterisk (*) run 24 hours a day.

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Q1 to Q24

Route Operator Terminals Streets traveled History and notes
[1]
Local
NYCT Jamaica
165 Street and 89 Avenue
at 165 Street Bus Terminal
Bellerose
243 Street and Braddock Avenue
Hillside Avenue, Braddock Avenue Overnight service operates to Bellerose,
then runs to Queens Village via Jamaica Avenue.
Queens Village
Jamaica Avenue and Springfield Boulevard
at Queens Village LIRR station
Hillside Avenue, Springfield Boulevard
Jamaica
179 Street and Hillside Avenue
at Jamaica–179th Street station (  F  line)

AM
Bellerose
243 Street and Braddock Avenue
Hillside Avenue, Braddock Avenue
  • Part time service.
  • Weekday morning rush hour towards Jamaica only.
[2]
Local
NYCT Jamaica
165 Street and 89 Avenue
at 165 Street Bus Terminal
Elmont, Nassau County
225 Street and Hempstead Avenue
near at Belmont Park
Hillside Avenue, 187 Place (Eastbound)/
188 Street (Westbound), Hollis Avenue,
Hempstead Avenue
Full route, full time service
Jamaica
179 Street and Hillside Avenue
at Jamaica–179th Street station (  F  line)

AM
Hollis
208 Street and Hollis Avenue
  • Part time service.
  • Weekday morning rush hour towards Jamaica only.
[3]
Local
NYCT Jamaica
165 Street and 89 Avenue
at 165 Street Bus Terminal
JFK International Airport
Terminal 4
Hillside Avenue and Farmers Boulevard Extended to JFK International Airport in 1989.
[4] NYCT
Local service
Jamaica
Parsons Boulevard and Archer Avenue
at Jamaica Center–Parsons/Archer station (  E ,  J ,  Z  lines)
Cambria Heights
235 Street and Linden Boulevard
Merrick Boulevard and Linden Boulevard Original western terminus was 169th Street subway station.
Limited-stop service
Jamaica
Parsons Boulevard and Archer Avenue
at Jamaica Center–Parsons/Archer station (  E ,  J ,  Z  lines)

AM
----

PM
Cambria Heights
235 Street and Linden Boulevard
Merrick Boulevard and Linden Boulevard Weekday morning and Weekday afternoon towards Cambria Heights.
[5] NYCT
Local service
Jamaica
Parsons Boulevard and Archer Avenue
at Jamaica Center–Parsons/Archer station (  E ,  J ,  Z  lines)
Valley Stream, Nassau County
Green Acres shopping mall
Archer Avenue, Merrick Boulevard,
Hook Creek Boulevard,
(Towards Green Acres:) Sunrise Highway.
  • Original western terminus was 169th Street station.
  • Extended to Green Acres Mall in 1989.
  • Peak direction limited-stop service from Rosedale.
  • No weekend service to the Rosedale station except
    during late nights.
  • Service from Rosedale Station returns to Merrick
    Boulevard via Brookville Boulevard.
Rosedale
243 Street and Francis Lewis Boulevard
at Rosedale LIRR station

Laurelton
Merrick Boulevard and 233 Street
  • (Part time terminus)
Limited-stop service
Jamaica
Parsons Boulevard and Archer Avenue
at Jamaica Center–Parsons/Archer station (  E ,  J ,  Z  lines)

AM
----

PM
Rosedale
243 Street and Francis Lewis Boulevard
at Rosedale LIRR station
Archer Avenue, Merrick Boulevard,
Hook Creek Boulevard
Weekday morning towards Jamaica and Weekday
afternoon towards Rosedale only.
[6]
Local
MTA Bus Jamaica
165 Street and 89 Avenue
at 165 Street Bus Terminal
JFK International Airport
North Cargo Road and Eastern Road
Jamaica Avenue, Supthin Boulevard,
Rockaway Boulevard, North Boundary Road
  • Extended to 165th Street Terminal ca. 1990.
  • Formerly operated by Green Bus Lines.
  • Does not serve passenger terminals.
  • Both JFK International Airport and Baisley Park are
    full time terminals, all times.
Baisley Park
Supthin Boulevard, Rockaway Boulevard
[7]
Local
MTA Bus City Line, Brooklyn
Euclid Avenue and Pitkin Avenue
at Euclid Avenue station (  A ,  C  lines)
JFK International Airport
148th Street and South Cargo Road
  • Brooklyn: Glenmore Avenue (Westbound)/
    Pitkin Avenue (Eastbound),
  • Queens: Sutter Avenue,
    Rockaway Boulevard, 150th Street.
  • Formerly operated by Green Bus Lines.
  • City Line and JFK International Airport is full route.
    • Does not serve passenger terminals.
Ozone Park
Cross Bay Boulevard and Rockaway Boulevard
at Rockaway Boulevard station (  A  line)
Baisley Park
Sutphin Boulevard and Rockaway Boulevard
Rockway Boulevard
[8]
Local
MTA Bus Jamaica
165 Street and 89 Avenue
at 165 Street Bus Terminal
Spring Creek
Gateway Drive and Erskine Street
at Gateway Center Mall
  • Queens: Jamaica Avenue,
    Sutphin Boulevard, 101st Avenue,
  • Brooklyn:
    Liberty and Grant Avenues (Westbound),
    Forbell Street (Eastbound),
    Pitkin Avenue, Euclid Avenue (Eastbound),
    Fountain Avenue.
  • Extended to 165th Street Terminal ca. 1990
  • Formerly operated by Green Bus Lines.
  • Extended to Gateway Center Mall, Spring Creek in June 2008.
[9]
Local
MTA Bus Jamaica
165 Street and 89 Avenue
at 165 Street Bus Terminal
South Ozone Park
Rockaway Boulevard and Lincoln Street
Jamaica Avenue, Supthin Boulevard,
Liberty Avenue, 135th Street (Northbound),
Van Wyck Expressway Service Road
(Southbound), Lincoln Street.
  • Extended to 165th Street Terminal ca. 1990
  • Formerly operated by Green Bus Lines.
[10] MTA Bus
Local service
Kew Gardens
Union Turnpike and Queens Boulevard
at Kew Gardens–Union Turnpike station (  E ,  F  lines)
JFK International Airport
Terminal 4
  • (Full route, full time terminus)
Kew Gardens Road (Northbound)/
Austin Road (Southbound),
Lefferts Boulevard, (routing split with branches)
  • Rockaway Boulevard, 131st Street,
    135th Avenue, 130th Street,
    150th Avenue, then towards Kennedy Airport.
  • Conduit Avenue, 150 Avenue,
    then towards Kennedy Airport.
Formerly operated by Green Bus Lines.
South Ozone Park
Rockaway Boulevard and Lefferts Boulevard
  • (Full time terminus)
Limited-stop service
Kew Gardens
Union Turnpike and Queens Boulevard
at Kew Gardens–Union Turnpike station (  E ,  F  lines)
JFK International Airport
Terminal 4
  • (Full route, full time terminus)
Kew Gardens Road (Northbound)/
Austin Road (Southbound),
Lefferts Boulevard, then towards Kennedy Airport.
  • Weekday and Saturday limited-stop service introduced in 2006.
  • Limited-stop service accesses JFK Airport via Pam-Am Road.
  • Also services the Van Wyck Service Road.
[11]
Local
MTA Bus Elmhurst
Queens Boulevard and Woodhaven Boulevard
at Woodhaven Boulevard station (  G ,  R ,  V 
lines) and Queens Center Mall
Howard Beach
164th Avenue and 99th Street
at Charles Park
  • (Full time terminus)
Woodhaven Boulevard, Cross Bay Boulevard,
Piktin Avenue, Eckford Avenue (Southbound)/
Albert Road (Northbound), Cohancy Street,101/102 Street
  • Towards Howard Beach: 160 Avenue,
    99th Street
  • Towards Hamilton Beach: 104th Street.
  • Formerly operated by Green Bus Lines.
  • Overnight service does not serve Hamilton Beach.
Hamilton Beach
164th Avenue and 104th Street
  • (Part time terminus)
[12]
Local
NYCT Flushing
Roosevelt Avenue and Main Street
at Flushing – Main Street station (  7  line)
Little Neck
Glenwood Street and Northern Boulevard
Bowne Street, Sanford Avenue,
Northern Boulevard
[13]
Local
NYCT Flushing
39th Avenue and Union Street
near at Flushing – Main Street station (  7  line)
Fort Totten
Fort Road and Cross Island Parkway
Union Street, Northern Boulevard,
Bell Boulevard
No overnight service.
[14]
Local
NYCT Flushing
Main Street and 39th Avenue
at Flushing – Main Street station (  7  line)
Whitestone
Clintonville Street and Seventh Avenue
Main Street, Northern Boulevard,
Union Street, Willets Point Boulevard,
149th Street, 15th Avenue,
150th Street.
No overnight service.
[15]
Local
NYCT Flushing
Roosevelt Avenue and Lippmann Arcade
at Flushing – Main Street station (  7  line)
Beechhurst
166th Street and Powells Cove Boulevard
Roosevelt Avenue, 41st Avenue,
150th Street, Cross Island Parkway,
154th Street, Powells Cove Boulevard.
No overnight service.
[16]
Local
NYCT Flushing
39th Avenue and Union Street
near at Flushing – Main Street station (  7  line)
Fort Totten
Fort Road and Cross Island Parkway
Union Street, Bayside Avenue,
29th Avenue, Francis Lewis Boulevard
or Utopia Parkway, Willets Point Boulevard.
  • Trips alternate between Francis Lewis Boulevard/
    Willets Point Boulevard branch or Utopia Parkway branch.
  • No overnight service.
[17] NYCT
Local service
Flushing
Main Street and Roosevelt Avenue
at Flushing – Main Street station (  7  line)
Jamaica
Archer Avenue and Merrick Boulevard
(see below of Q17 routing)
  • Extended to Archer Avenue and Merrick Boulevard on December 11, 1988.
  • Began limited-stop service in 2003. Bi-directional rush hour limited-stop service.
Limited-stop service
Flushing
Main Street and Roosevelt Avenue
at Flushing – Main Street station (  7  line)
Jamaica
Archer Avenue and Merrick Boulevard
Main Street, Kissena Boulevard, Long Island Expressway (service road),
188th Street, Hillside Avenue, Merrick Boulevard (Southbound), 168th Street (Northbound).
[18]
Local
MTA Bus Astoria
Second Street and 27th Avenue
Maspeth
69th Street and Grand Avenue
27th Avenue, Eighth Street, 30th Avenue,
Hobart Street, 51/54 Street, Broadway,
58th Street, Woodside Avenue, 65th Place,
50th Avenue, 69th Place, 53rd Avenue,
65th Place, Jay/Grand Avenues.
  • Formerly operated by Triboro Coach Corporation.
  • No overnight service.
[19]
Local
MTA Bus Astoria
21st Street and Astoria Boulevard
Flushing
Main Street and Roosevelt Avenue
at Flushing – Main Street station (  7  line)
Astoria Boulevard, Northern Boulevard,
Main Street.
  • Formerly operated by Triboro Coach Corporation.
  • Extended from 102 Street to Flushing in 2007
  • No evening and overnight service.
[20]
Local
NYCT College Point
College Point Boulevard and 15th Avenue
Jamaica
Merrick Boulevard and Archer Avenue
College Point Boulevard,
20th Avenue (Q20A) / 14th Avenue (Q20B),
Parsons Boulevard, Union Street,
Main Street, Queens Boulevard,
Hillside Avenue, Sutphin Boulevard,
Archer Boulevard.
  • North Shore Bus Company began operating the Q44FS on February 15, 1932.
  • Renumbered to the Q20 on April 12, 1990.
  • Extended to Jamaica from Flushing in 1999 when Q44 became limited-stop.
  • The route then split into Q20A and Q20B.
  • No overnight service.
  • Q20B operates weekday service only.
[21]
Local
NYCT
[22]
Local
MTA Bus Elmhurst
Queens Boulevard and Woodhaven Boulevard
at Woodhaven Boulevard station (  G ,  R ,
 V  lines) and Queens Center Mall
Rockaway Park
Beach 116th Street and Rockaway Beach Boulevard
at Rockaway Park–Beach 116th Street station
(  A ,  S  lines)
Woodhaven Boulevard, Cross Bay Boulevard,
151/154 Avenue, 84th Street,
157th Avenue, Cross Bay Boulevard,
Rockaway Beach Boulevard
  • Formerly operated by Green Bus Lines.
  • Extended along Woodhaven Boulevard in 2008.
[23]
Local
MTA Bus Far Rockaway
Mott Avenue and Beach 20th Street
at Far Rockaway–Mott Avenue (  A  line)
Roxbury
Beach 169th Street and Rockaway
Point Boulevard
Beach 19/20 Street, Seagirt Boulevard,
Beach Channel Drive, Beach 73rd Street,
Rockaway Beach Boulevard, Jacob Riis Park Roadway.
Formerly operated by Green Bus Lines.
[24]
Local
MTA Bus East Elmhurst
102nd Street and Ditmars Boulevard
Forest Hills
Union Turnpike and Cresent Apartments
Ditmars Boulevard, 29th Avenue,
101/102/103/104 Streets,
43rd Avenue, 108th Street,
71st Avenue, Austin Street,
Yellowstone Boulevard,
Burns Street, 69th Avenue
Kessel Street/Loubet Street, 71st Avenue
Formerly operated by Triboro Coach Corporation.
[25]
Local
NYCT Jamaica
168th Street and Archer Avenue
Bushwick, Brooklyn
Lafayette Avenue and Patchen Avenue
Archer Avenue, Atlantic Avenue,
Broadway
Formerly B22; renumbered and extended from 89th Avenue
and Parsons Boulevard to 170th Street and Jamaica Avenue
on December 11, 1988.

Q25 to Q49

Route Operator Terminals Streets Traveled History and Notes
Q25*
[26]
MTA
Bus
Local service
Jamaica Railroad Station
Sutphin Boulevard
College Point
5 Avenue and 119 Street
Parsons Boulevard
Kissena Boulevard
127 Street
Limited-stop service
Jamaica Railroad Station
Sutphin Boulevard
College Point
5 Avenue and 119 Street
Parsons Boulevard
Kissena Boulevard
127 Street
  • Introduced in 2007.
  • Rush hours only.
  • Limited-stop service from Jamaica to Flushing-Main Street.
Q26
[27]
NYCT Flushing
Roosevelt Avenue and Lippmann Arcade
at Flushing – Main Street station (  7  line)
Fresh Meadows
Francis Lewis Boulevard and Hollis Court Boulevard
Parsons Boulevard, 46th Avenue, and Hollis Court Boulevard Weekday service only
Q27*
[28]
NYCT Local service
Flushing
Main Street and Roosevelt Avenue
at Flushing – Main Street station (  7  line)
Cambria Heights
Francis Lewis Boulevard and 120 Avenue
Kissena Boulevard
46th Avenue
48 Avenue
Springfield Boulevard
  • Extended to Cambria Heights from Queens Village in 2004.
  • Early AM service ends at Horace Harding Expressway.
Limited-stop service
Flushing
Main Street and Roosevelt Avenue
at Flushing – Main Street station (  7  line)

AM
----

PM
Cambria Heights
Francis Lewis Boulevard and 120 Avenue
Kissena Boulevard
46th Avenue
48 Avenue
Springfield Boulevard
  • Introduced in 2001.
  • AM rush limited-stop service operates along the entire route.
  • PM rush limited-stop service is between Flushing and the Horace Harding Expressway, and local after.
  • All trips service Queensborough Community College.
Q28*
[29]
NYCT Flushing
39th Avenue and Union Street
at Flushing – Main Street station (  7  line)
Bay Terrace
Shopping Center
Northern Boulevard
Crocheron Avenue
32 Avenue
Corporal Kennedy Street
Q29
[30]
MTA
Bus
Glendale
Myrtle Avenue and 80 Street
Jackson Heights
82nd Street and Roosevelt Avenue
at 82nd Street–Jackson Heights station (  7  line)
80 Street
Dry Harbor Road
90/92 Streets
Q30*
[31]
NYCT Jamaica Railroad Station
Archer Avenue
Little Neck
Horace Harding Expressway and city line
Homelawn Street
Utopia Parkway
Horace Harding Expressway
Formerly Q17A; renumbered and extended to Jamaica LIRR station on December 11, 1988
Q31
[32]
NYCT Jamaica Railroad Station
Archer Avenue
Bayside
Francis Lewis Boulevard and 27 Avenue
Homelawn Street
Utopia Parkway
48 Avenue
Bell Boulevard
32 Avenue
Extended to Jamaica LIRR station on December 11, 1988
[33] NYCT New York Penn Station Jackson Heights
Northern Boulevard
Madison/5 Avenue
Queens Boulevard
Roosevelt Avenue
Fifth Avenue Coach Company began operating the 15 on July 9, 1925;[34] became M32 in July 1974
Q33*
[35]
MTA
Bus
Jackson Heights
Roosevelt Avenue–74th Street station
(  E   F   G   R   V   7  lines)
Bus terminal
LaGuardia Airport
Central Terminals
82/83 Streets
Q34
[36]
MTA
Bus
Jamaica Railroad Station
Sutphin Boulevard
Whitestone
Willets Point Boulevard and 149 Street
Parsons Boulevard
Kissena Boulevard
Union Street
  • Formerly operated by Queens Surface Corporation.
  • Weekday service only.
    • For weekend service between Flushing and Jamaica, use the Q25; for service between Flushing and Whitestone, use the Q14.
Q35*
[37]
MTA
Bus
Midwood, Brooklyn
Flatbush Avenue and Nostrand Avenue
at Brooklyn College–Flatbush Avenue station (  2   5  lines)
Rockaway Park
Newport Avenue and Beach 116 Street
Flatbush Avenue
Newport Avenue
Q36*
[39]
NYCT Local service
Jamaica
165 Street terminal
Floral Park
Jamaica Avenue and 257 Street
Hillside Avenue
212th Place/Street
and Jamaica Avenue
  • Local buses do not operate in the peak direction when limited-stop buses are running. Use the Q1 for local service.
  • Additional service from Jamaica to Floral Park (east of 239 Street) is available on the N24.
Limited-stop service
Jamaica
165 Street terminal

AM
----

PM
Floral Park
Jamaica Avenue and 257 Street
Hillside Avenue
212th Place/Street
and Jamaica Avenue
  • Introduced in 2008.
  • Limited-stop along Hillside Avenue.
  • Local buses do not operate in the peak direction when limited-stop buses are running. Use the Q1 for local service.
  • Additional service from Jamaica to Floral Park (east of 239 Street) is available on the N24.
Q37
[40]
MTA
Bus
Kew Gardens
Union Turnpike and Queens Boulevard
at Kew Gardens–Union Turnpike station (  E   F  lines)
South Ozone Park
135 Road and 131 Street
Park Lane South
111 Street
135 Avenue
Q38
[41]
MTA
Bus
Forest Hills
62 Drive and 108 Street
(South) East end
Corona
60 Avenue and 102 Street
(North) East end
63 Drive
Penelope Avenue
Metropolitan Avenue
Fresh Pond Road
Eliot Avenue
57/59 Avenues
  • Formerly operated by Triboro Coach Corporation.
  • Originally Q38 and Q50 routes which were combined into one route.
  • Service operates via Metro Mall in Middle Village and travels from one end of the route to the other in the form of a C.
Q39*
[42]
MTA
Bus
Long Island City
Queens Plaza
Glendale
Cooper Avenue and 60 Lane
Thomson Avenue
48 Avenue
58 Street
61 Street
Forest Avenue
Q40*
[43]
MTA
Bus
Jamaica
Sutphin Boulevard and Hillside Avenue
at Sutphin Boulevard station (  F  line)
South Jamaica
135 Avenue and 142 Street
Sutphin Boulevard
Lakewood Avenue
142 Street
Q41
[44]
MTA
Bus
Jamaica
165 Street Terminal
Howard Beach
Loop
127 Street
111 Avenue
Cross Bay Boulevard
  • extended to 165th Street Terminal ca. 1990
  • Formerly operated by Green Bus Lines.
Q42
[45]
NYCT Jamaica
Archer Avenue and 158 Street
at Jamaica Center–Parsons/Archer station (  E   J/Z  lines)
Addisleigh Park
Sayres Avenue and 180 Street
Liberty Avenue
174 Street
Sayres Avenue
  • Original western terminus was 169th Street subway station
  • Weekday service only
Q43*
[46]
NYCT Local service
Jamaica Railroad Station
Archer Avenue
Floral Park
Hillside Avenue and 268 Street
Hillside Avenue
  • Peak direction limited-stop service
  • Local buses do not operate in the peak direction when limited-stop buses are running. Use the Q1 for local service.
Limited-stop service
Jamaica Railroad Station
Archer Avenue

AM
----

PM
Floral Park
Hillside Avenue and 268 Street
Hillside Avenue
  • Limited-Stop from 179 Street to Springfield Boulevard.
  • Local buses do not operate in the peak direction when limited-stop buses are running. Use the Q1 for local service.
Q44*
[47]
NYCT Limited-stop service (all day)
Jamaica
Merrick Boulevard and Archer Avenue
Bronx Zoo
East 180 Street
Main Street
Union Street
Bronx Whitestone Bridge
Cross Bronx Expressway
  • North Shore Bus Company began operating the Q44 on March 22, 1938.
  • Limited-stop service introduced in 1999.
  • Limited-stop between Jamaica and Whitestone.
  • Use the Q20A or Q20B for local service.
Local service (late nights only)
Jamaica
Merrick Boulevard and Archer Avenue
Bronx Zoo
East 180 Street
Main Street
Union Street
Bronx Whitestone Bridge
Cross Bronx Expressway
Q45
[48]
MTA
Bus
Jackson Heights
Broadway and 74 Street
at Roosevelt Avenue–74th Street station (  E   F   G   R   V   7  lines)
Glendale
The Shops at Atlas Park
69 Street
Calamus Avenue
80 Street
Q46*
[49]
NYCT Local service
Kew Gardens
Queens Boulevard and 78 Avenue
at Kew Gardens–Union Turnpike station (  E   F  lines)
Long Island Jewish Medical Center Union Turnpike
  • North Shore Bus Company began operating the Q44A on December 4, 1939.
  • Renumbered to the Q46 on April 12, 1990.
  • Extended to Long Island Jewish Hospital in 1997.
  • No weekend service via 260 Street
Glen Oaks
260 Street and Little Neck Parkway
Limited-stop service
Kew Gardens–Union Turnpike subway station
Queens Boulevard

AM
----

PM
Long Island Jewish Medical Center Union Turnpike
  • North Shore Bus Company began operating the Q44A on December 4, 1939.
  • Renumbered to the Q46 on April 12, 1990.
  • Began limited-stop service on February 11, 1974. Peak direction limited-stop service.
  • When limited-stop service operates, local service begins/ends at Springfield Boulevard.
  • Extended to Long Island Jewish Hospital in 1997.
  • No weekend service via 260 Street
Glen Oaks
260 Street and Little Neck Parkway
Q47
[50]
MTA
Bus
Jackson Heights
Roosevelt Avenue–74th Street station
(  E   F   G   R   V   7  lines)
Bus terminal
LaGuardia Airport
Marine Air Terminal
73/74 Streets
Q48
[51]
NYCT Flushing
Roosevelt Avenue and Main Street
at Flushing – Main Street station (  7  line)
LaGuardia Airport
All terminals
Ditmars Boulevard
108 Street
Roosevelt Avenue
Q49
[52]
MTA
Bus
Jackson Heights
Roosevelt Avenue–74th Street station
(  E   F   G   R   V   7  lines)
Bus terminal
East Elmhurst
Astoria Boulevard and 102 Street
35 Avenue
89/90 Streets
Astoria Boulevard

Q53 to Q79

Route Operator Terminals Streets traveled History and Notes
Q53
[53]
MTA
Bus
Limited-stop service (local service, use the Q11 or Q21)
Woodside Railroad/subway station
61 Street
Rockaway Park subway station
Beach 116 Street
Broadway
Woodhaven Boulevard
Cross Bay Boulevard
Rockaway Beach Boulevard
Q54*
[54]
NYCT Williamsburg Bridge Plaza Jamaica
Jamaica Avenue and 170 Street
Grand Street
Metropolitan Avenue
Jamaica Avenue
Formerly B53; renumbered on December 11, 1988
Q55*
[55]
NYCT Myrtle–Wyckoff Avenue subway station
Wyckoff Avenue
Richmond Hill
Myrtle Avenue and Jamaica Avenue
Myrtle Avenue Formerly B55; renumbered on December 11, 1988
Q56*
[56]
NYCT Broadway Junction subway station Jamaica
Jamaica Avenue and 170 Street
Jamaica Avenue Formerly B56; renumbered on December 11, 1988
Q58*
[57]
NYCT Myrtle–Wyckoff Avenue subway station
Wyckoff Avenue
Flushing
41 Road and Main Street
Fresh Pond Road
Grand Avenue
Corona Avenue
College Point Boulevard
  • Formerly B58; renumbered on December 11, 1988
  • Flushing direction signed as Main Street Station, but buses end four blocks short
Q59
[58]
NYCT Williamsburg
Bridge Plaza
Rego Park
63 Drive and Queens Boulevard
Grand Street/Avenue Formerly B59; renumbered on December 11, 1988
Q60*
[59]
MTA
Bus
East Midtown
2 Avenue and East 60 Street
South Jamaica
109 Avenue and 157 Street
Queens Boulevard
Sutphin Boulevard
  • Formerly operated by Green Bus Lines.
  • Overnight service added in August 2007
Q64
[60]
MTA
Bus
Forest Hills–71st Avenue subway station Electchester
164 Street and Jewel Avenue
Jewel Avenue
Q65*
[61]
MTA
Bus
Local service
Jamaica Railroad Station
Sutphin Boulevard
College Point
14 Avenue and 110 Street
164 Street
College Point Boulevard
Limited-stop service
Jamaica Railroad Station
Sutphin Boulevard
College Point
14 Avenue and 110 Street
164 Street
College Point Boulevard
  • Introduced in 2007.
  • Rush hours only.
  • Limited-stop service from Jamaica to Flushing-Main Street.
Q66*
[62]
MTA
Bus
Long Island City
Queens Plaza
Flushing–Main Street subway station
Main Street
35 Avenue
Northern Boulevard
Q67
[63]
MTA
Bus
Long Island City
Queens Plaza
Ridgewood
Metropolitan Avenue and Fresh Pond Road
21 Street
Borden Avenue
55 Avenue
69 Street
Q69
[64]
MTA
Bus
Long Island City
Queens Plaza
Jackson Heights
82 Street and Astoria Boulevard
21 Street
Ditmars Boulevard
Q72
[65]
MTA
Bus
63rd Drive–Rego Park subway station LaGuardia Airport
Central Terminals
Junction Boulevard
  • Formerly operated by New York City Transit until 1961, and then by Triboro Coach Corporation until takeover in 2006. When operated by New York City Transit, the line was numbered B72.
  • Extended to LaGuardia Airport in 2006
Q74
[66]
NYCT Kew Gardens–Union Turnpike subway station
Queens Boulevard
Queens College Vleigh Place
Main Street
  • North Shore Bus Company began operating the Q44VP on October 14, 1940; renumbered to the Q74 on April 12, 1990
  • Weekday service only
Q75
[67]
NYCT Jamaica
165 Street Terminal
Oakland Gardens
73 Avenue and Alley Pond Park
Hillside Avenue
188 Street
73 Avenue
  • extended to 165th Street Terminal ca. 1989
  • Weekday service only
Q76
[68]
NYCT Jamaica
165 Street Terminal
College Point
20 Avenue and 131 Street
Hillside Avenue
Francis Lewis Boulevard
20 Avenue
  • Extended to 165th Street Terminal ca. 1989
  • Extended to College Point from Whitestone in 2000
  • No Sunday service.
Q77
[69]
NYCT Jamaica
165 Street Terminal
Springfield Gardens
Springfield Boulevard and 145 Road
Hillside Avenue
Francis Lewis Boulevard
Springfield Boulevard
  • Extended to 165th Street Terminal ca. 1989
  • No Sunday service
Q79
[70]
NYCT Little Neck Railroad Station Floral Park
Jamaica Avenue and 257 Street
Little Neck Parkway
  • Formerly Q12A; renumbered on April 12, 1990
  • No Sunday service

Q83 to Q113

Route Operator Terminals Streets traveled History and Notes
Q83*
[71]
NYCT Local service
Jamaica
153 Street and Hillside Avenue
Queens Village
114 Road and 227 Street
Liberty Avenue, Murdock Avenue, and Springfield Boulevard
  • Formerly Q3A; renumbered and rerouted on December 11, 1988
  • Peak-direction limited-stop service
Limited-stop service
Jamaica
153 Street and Hillside Avenue

AM
----

PM
Queens Village
114 Road and 227 Street
Liberty Avenue, Murdock Avenue, and Springfield Boulevard
  • Limited-stop service between Jamaica and Springfield Boulevard.
Q84
[72]
NYCT Jamaica Center–Parsons/Archer subway station Laurelton
238 Street and 130 Avenue
Merrick Boulevard
120 Avenue
  • Formerly Q4A; renumbered on December 11, 1988
  • Original western terminus was 169th Street subway station
Q85*
[73]
NYCT Local service
Jamaica Center–Parsons/Archer subway station Rosedale
243 Street and 147 Avenue
Merrick Boulevard
Bedell Street
Conduit Avenue
243 Street
  • Formerly Q5A and Q5AB; combined into the Q85 on December 11, 1988
  • Original western terminus was 169th Street subway station
  • Extended to Green Acres Mall in 1991; service begins after AM rush.
  • Peak-direction limited-stop service
Green Acres Merrick Boulevard
Bedell Street
Conduit Avenue
Green Acres Road
Limited-stop service
Jamaica Center–Parsons/Archer subway station
AM
----

PM
Rosedale
243 Street and 147 Avenue
Merrick Boulevard
Bedell Street
Conduit Avenue
243 Street
  • Weekday limited-stop service from Rosedale to Jamaica (AM) and Jamaica to Rosedale (PM).
Q88
[74]
NYCT Queens Center
92 Street
Queens Village Railroad Station Horace Harding Expressway, 188th Street, 73rd Avenue, and Springfield Boulevard New route 1974
Q89
[75]
MTA
Bus
South Ozone Park
Lincoln Street and Rockaway Boulevard
Jamaica
165 Street Terminal
Linden Boulevard
Merrick Boulevard
  • extended to 165th Street Terminal ca. 1990
  • Formerly operated by Green Bus Lines.
  • Formerly Q9A. Renumbered in 2007.
  • Weekday service only.
  • Only route to service no subway or railroad stations.
Q100*
[76]
MTA
Bus
Limited-stop service (local service, use the Q69)
Long Island City
Queens Plaza
Rikers Island 21 Street
20 Avenue
  • Formerly operated by Steinway Transit until 1988, and then by Queens Surface Corporation until takeover in 2005.
  • Formerly Q101R.
  • Limited-stop service along 21 Street began on February 1, 2009.
Q101*
[77]
MTA
Bus
Midtown
2 Avenue and East 58 Street
Steinway
19 Avenue and Hazen Street
Northern Boulevard
Steinway Street
20 Avenue
Q102
[78]
MTA
Bus
Roosevelt Island Astoria
27 Avenue and 2 Street
Vernon Boulevard
31 Street
Newtown Avenue
Q103
[79]
MTA
Bus
Vernon Boulevard-Jackson Avenue subway station Astoria
27 Avenue/2 Street
Vernon Boulevard
  • Formerly operated by Steinway Transit until 1988, and then by Queens Surface Corporation until takeover in 2005.
  • Weekday service only.
Q104
[80]
MTA
Bus
Ravenswood
Vernon Boulevard and 34 Avenue
46th Street–Bliss Street subway station Broadway
48 Street
Q110*
[81]
MTA
Bus
Jamaica
Parsons Boulevard and 88 Avenue
Belmont Park Jamaica Avenue
Hempstead Avenue
  • Formerly operated by Jamaica Buses.
  • Originally Route A.
  • Jamaica-179 Street served during peak-hours only.
Jamaica-179th Street
AM
----

PM
Q111*
[82]
MTA
Bus
Jamaica
Parsons Boulevard and 88 Avenue
Rosedale
147 Avenue and Hook Creek Boulevard or Cedarhurst, Nassau County
Guy R. Brewer Boulevard
147 Avenue
  • Formerly operated by Jamaica Buses.
  • One AM trip and 2 PM trips on weekdays operates to Cedarhurst.

AM
----

PM
Cedarhurst, Nassau County
Peninsula Boulevard and Rockaway Turnpike
Guy R. Brewer Boulevard
147 Avenue
Rosedale Road
Peninsula Boulevard
Q112
[83]
MTA
Bus
Jamaica
Parsons Boulevard and 88 Avenue
Rockaway Boulevard subway station South Road
Liberty Avenue
Q113*
[84]
MTA
Bus
Local service
Jamaica
Parsons Boulevard and 88 Avenue
Far Rockaway
Seagirt Boulevard and Beach 20 Street
  • Guy R. Brewer Boulevard, 147 Avenue, Rockaway Turnpike, Wanser Avenue, Beach Channel Drive, Beach 9 Street
Limited-stop service
Jamaica
Parsons Boulevard/88 Avenue
Far Rockaway
Seagirt Boulevard
  • Guy R. Brewer Boulevard, 147 Avenue, Nassau Expressway, Central Avenue, Beach 9 Street
  • Service operates via Lawrence in Nassau County
  • Limited-stop service along entire route.
  • Limited-stop service along entire route introduced in 2007.

Former routes

On December 11, 1988, when the Jamaica Center–Parsons/Archer subway station opened, some of the Brooklyn "B" routes primarily in Queens were redesignated as "Q" routes,[85] and a number of other routes were renumbered or modified. Most of the former routes are operated by NYCTA; some were operated by private companies in Queens.

Route Terminals Major streets History
Q3A became Q83 on December 11, 1988
Q4A became Q84 on December 11, 1988
Q5A Rosedale Jamaica 243rd Street, Conduit Avenue, Farmers Boulevard, and Merrick Boulevard merged with Q5AB to become the Q85 on December 11, 1988
Q5AB Locust Manor station, Springfield Gardens Jamaica Bedell Street and Merrick Boulevard merged with Q5A to become the Q85 on December 11, 1988
Q5AS Rosedale Laurelton 147th Avenue and 225th Street originally Q5ALS; discontinued on December 11, 1988
Q5S became Q86 on December 11, 1988
Q9A became second version of Q89 on April 7, 2008.
Q10A Kew Gardens JFK Airport Van Wyck Expressway To JFK Airport only in weekday morning hours, express service, became Q10 Limited stop service in 2006. Originally operated by Green Bus Lines then MTA Bus.
Q12A became Q79 on April 12, 1990
Q17A became Q30 on December 11, 1988
Q18X became x68
Q19A became second version of Q69 on April 20, 2008
Q19B became second version of Q49 on April 20, 2008
Q20X became x63
Q21A Far Rockaway East New York, Brooklyn Edgemere Avenue, Cross Bay Boulevard, Pitkin Avenue, and Linden Boulevard Discontinued in the late 1980s, due to poor ridership. Operated by Green Bus Lines
Q22A Far Rockaway–Mott Avenue subway station, Far Rockaway Bayswater Mott Avenue Discontinued in 2008. operated by Green Bus Lines
Q24 Grand Avenue Woodside 65th Place now part of the Q18; operated by Triboro Coach Corporation
Q24X became x64
Q33A Ditmars Boulevard now part of Q69; Operated by Triboro Coach Corporation
Q44A became Q46 on April 12, 1990
Q44B Malba "Malba Shuttle" on Parsons Boulevard discontinued in 1980s; was to become Q71 on December 11, 1988
Q44FS became Q20 on April 12, 1990
Q44VP became Q74 on April 12, 1990
Q45X Operated by Triboro Coach Corporation
Q49
First version
Richmond Hill Jamaica Jamaica Avenue Started October 1977. Subway shuttle provided for discontinued BMT Jamaica Line service from Queens Boulevard to 168th Street. Starting in April 1985, the service ran from 121st Street to 168th Street..
Discontinued on December 11, 1988.
Q50 69th Street Rego Park Eliot Avenue now part of the Q38 ; operated by Triboro Coach Corporation
Q51 Ditmars Boulevard–Astoria subway station 82nd Street Ditmars Boulevard became part of the Q19A ; operated by Triboro Coach Corporation
Q52 became Q19B; operated by Triboro Coach Corporation
Q65A became Q64 on September 2, 2007
Q69
First version
Hunters Point Ferry Long Island City Borden Avenue and 49th Avenue Fare free, weekday rush hour service, discontinued in 2002 due to poor ridership. Operated by Queens Surface.
Q86 Rosedale Francis Lewis Boulevard originally Q5S; renumbered on December 11, 1988
Discontinued in 1996 due to poor ridership
Q89
First version
Elmhurst Jackson Heights Broadway, 81st Street, and 82nd Street Fifth Avenue Coach Company began operating the 16 on July 9, 1925[34]
Q99 Jamaica Center–Parsons/Archer subway station, Jamaica 169th Street subway station, Jamaica "Jamaica Link"; only operated ca. 1990
Q101R became Q100 on April 6, 2008

References

  1. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q001cur.pdf Q1 schedule
  2. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q002cur.pdf Q2 schedule
  3. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q003cur.pdf Q3 schedule
  4. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q004cur.pdf Q4 schedule
  5. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q005cur.pdf Q5 schedule
  6. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q006cur.pdf Q6 schedule
  7. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q007cur.pdf Q7 schedule
  8. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q008cur.pdf Q8 schedule
  9. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q009cur.pdf Q9 schedule
  10. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q010cur.pdf Q10 schedule
  11. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q011cur.pdf Q11 schedule
  12. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q012cur.pdf Q12 schedule
  13. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q013cur.pdf Q13 schedule
  14. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q014cur.pdf Q14 schedule
  15. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q015cur.pdf Q15 schedule
  16. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q016cur.pdf Q16 schedule
  17. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q017cur.pdf Q17 schedule
  18. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q018cur.pdf Q18 schedule
  19. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q019cur.pdf Q19 schedule
  20. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q044cur.pdf Q20A schedule
  21. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q044cur.pdf Q20B schedule
  22. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q021cur.pdf Q21 schedule
  23. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q022cur.pdf Q22 schedule
  24. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q023cur.pdf Q23 schedule
  25. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q024cur.pdf Q24 schedule
  26. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q025cur.pdf Q25 schedule
  27. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q026cur.pdf Q26 schedule
  28. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q027cur.pdf Q27 schedule
  29. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q028cur.pdf Q28 schedule
  30. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q029cur.pdf Q29 schedule
  31. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q030cur.pdf Q30 schedule
  32. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q031cur.pdf Q31 schedule
  33. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q032cur.pdf Q32 schedule
  34. ^ a b New York Times, Plans to Link All Suburban Transit, July 10, 1925, page 19
  35. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q033cur.pdf Q33 schedule
  36. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q025cur.pdf Q25 schedule
  37. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q035cur.pdf Q35 schedule
  38. ^ New York Times, Rockaway Bus Line Extends Service, July 3, 1937, page 17
  39. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q036cur.pdf Q36 schedule
  40. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q037cur.pdf Q37 schedule
  41. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q038cur.pdf Q38 schedule
  42. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q039cur.pdf Q39 schedule
  43. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q040cur.pdf Q40 schedule
  44. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q041cur.pdf Q41 schedule
  45. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q042cur.pdf Q42 schedule
  46. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q043cur.pdf Q43 schedule
  47. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q044cur.pdf Q44 schedule
  48. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q045cur.pdf Q45 schedule
  49. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q046cur.pdf Q46 schedule
  50. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q047cur.pdf Q47 schedule
  51. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q048cur.pdf Q48 schedule
  52. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q049cur.pdf Q49 schedule
  53. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q053cur.pdf Q53 schedule
  54. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q054cur.pdf Q54 schedule
  55. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q055cur.pdf Q55 schedule
  56. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q056cur.pdf Q56 schedule
  57. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q058cur.pdf Q58 schedule
  58. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q059cur.pdf Q59 schedule
  59. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q060cur.pdf Q60 schedule
  60. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q064cur.pdf Q64 schedule
  61. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q065cur.pdf Q65 schedule
  62. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q066cur.pdf Q66 schedule
  63. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q067cur.pdf Q67 schedule
  64. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q069cur.pdf Q69 schedule
  65. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/Q072cur.pdf Q72 schedule
  66. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q074cur.pdf Q74 schedule
  67. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q075cur.pdf Q75 schedule
  68. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q076cur.pdf Q76 schedule
  69. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q077cur.pdf Q77 schedule
  70. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q079cur.pdf Q79 schedule
  71. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q083cur.pdf Q83 schedule
  72. ^ ;http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q084cur.pdf Q84 schedule
  73. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q085cur.pdf Q85 schedule
  74. ^ http://mta.info/nyct/bus/schedule/queens/q088cur.pdf Q88 schedule
  75. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q089cur.pdf Q89 schedule
  76. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q100cur.pdf Q100 schedule
  77. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q101cur.pdf Q101 schedule
  78. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q102cur.pdf Q102 schedule
  79. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q103cur.pdf Q103 schedule
  80. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q104cur.pdf Q104 schedule
  81. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q110cur.pdf Q110 schedule
  82. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q111cur.pdf Q111 schedule
  83. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q112cur.pdf Q112 schedule
  84. ^ http://mta.info/busco/schedules/q111cur.pdf Q113 schedule
  85. ^ New York Times, All Aboard...Somewhere...for Subway Changes!, December 12, 1988, section B, page 1

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