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Ten Minutes from Grand Central!

LaGuardia Community College is located just at the beginning of Queens Boulevard, at the crossing of Queens Boulevard, Thomson Avenue and Van Dam Street. You canít miss it Ė the building occupies the whole city block and is marked by flags.

The Library is on the ground floor of the E-Building. Any student will direct you towards it. 

Map of campus

directions by:
subway     lirr (by train)     driving     parking    bus


By subway (from Manhattan)
7
Local train to 33 St., Queens. The 7 Express train does not stop near MoMA QNS. Look for the MoMA logo to form atop a low, blue building visible from the right side of the subway car as you near the station.

E or V train to 23 St./Ely Ave., Queens. Follow the signs to the 7 Local train (direction Flushing / Main Street) to 33 St.

N or W train to Queensboro Plaza. Transfer to the 7 local train (direction Flushing / Main Street) to 33 St.


LIRR (by train)
From Hunters Point Ave. station, take the 7 Local train (to Queens-Flushing/Main St.) to 33 St. The 7 Express train does not stop near MoMA QNS.

From Woodside station, take the 7 Local train (to Manhattan) to 33 St. The 7 Express train does not stop near MoMA QNS.


Driving directions

From Manhattan (by car)
Take the Queensboro (59 St.) Bridge lower level and follow signs to Queens Blvd. (Rte. 25).  The LaGuardia Community College will be on your right just at the beginning of Queens Boulevard. Turn right at Thomson Ave. and the Parking Garage will be on your right.

From the Long Island Expressway (495 West):
Take Exit 15 (Van Dam St.) and turn right on Van Dam St., left on Thomson Ave. (follow the signs to the Queensboro bridge, upper level).  The College will be immediately on your left when you turn into Thomson Ave.

From the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (I-278 East):
Take Exit 35 to the Long Island Expressway (495 West toward the Midtown Tunnel). Take Exit 15 (Van Dam St.) and turn right on Van Dam St., left on Thomson Ave. (follow the signs to the Queensboro bridge, upper level). The College will be immediately on your left when you turn into Thomson Ave.

From Southern New Jersey:
Cross Goethals Bridge into Staten Island. Continue on the Gowanus Expressway (278 East) to Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. (278 East turns into Brooklyn-Queens Expressway after bridge). Merge onto the Long Island Expressway (495 West) and continue to Exit 15 (Van Dam St.). Turn right on Van Dam St., left on Thomson Ave. (follow the signs to the Queensboro bridge, upper level). The College will be immediately on your left when you turn into Thomson Ave. 

From Northern New Jersey:
Cross George Washington Bridge to the Major Deegan Expressway (87 South). Cross Triboro Bridge into Queens to 278 West. Merge onto the Long Island Expressway (495 West) and continue to Exit 15 (Van Dam St.). Turn right on Van Dam St., left on Thomson Ave. (follow the signs to the Queensboro bridge, upper level). The College will be immediately on your left when you turn into Thomson Ave.

From Connecticut:
Take the New England Thruway (95 South) to the Bruckner Expressway (278 West) to Triboro Bridge. Merge onto the Long Island Expressway (495 West) and continue to Exit 15 (Van Dam St.). Turn right on Van Dam St., left on Thomson Ave. (follow the signs to the Queensboro bridge, upper level). The College will be immediately on your left when you turn into Thomson Ave.

From LaGuardia Airport:
Follow signs for Grand Central Parkway (GCP) West. Take GCP to the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (278 West). Merge onto the Long Island Expressway (495 West) and continue to Exit 15 (Van Dam St.). Turn right on Van Dam St., left on Thomson Ave. (follow the signs to the Queensboro bridge, upper level). The College will be immediately on your left when you turn into Thomson Ave.

From Kennedy Airport:
Follow signs for the Van Wyck Expressway (678). Take Exit 12B for the Long Island Expressway (495 West) and continue to Exit 15 (Van Dam St.). Turn right on Van Dam St., left on Thomson Ave. (follow the signs to the Queensboro bridge, upper level). The College will be immediately on your left when you turn into Thomson Ave.


Parking: 
LaGuardia Commuter Parking (open 24 hours)
31-11 Thomson Ave., at 31st Street
718 707-0403


By Bus :
From Manhattan
, take the Q32 from Madison Ave. at stops between 32 and 59 Sts. to Queens Blvd/33 St. Or take the Q60 from 60 St. between First and Second Aves. to Queens Blvd./33 St.

Within Queens, take the Q39 to Thomson Ave./31 St.

last updated 03/25/2003