Directions and Parking
LaGuardia Community College
31-10 Thomson Avenue
Island City, N.Y. 11101
There are two parking areas (29th and 30th St) as
marked on the map.
For street parking, you may find space on Van
Dam St between Hunters Point Ave and Long Island Expy.
Via 7 Train: Get off at 33rd Street station. Walk two blocks westbound to Thomson
Avenue and Van Dam Street.
Via E, V & R Trains: Get off at Queens Plaza Station and exit the station at Jackson Avenue and Queens Boulevard exit. Walk over the Queens Boulevard Bridge (over the Sunnyside train yards) until you reach the corner of Van Dam Street and Thomson Avenue.
Via G Train: Get off at Court Square Station (at the CitiCorp Building). Walk across the Thomson Avenue Bridge.
Via N & W Trains: At Queensboro Plaza station transfer to 7 Train (Local to Main Street) and get off at the 33rd Street station. Walk two blocks westbound to Thomson Avenue and Van Dam Street.
Via the Long Island Railroad: Take the LIRR to Hunters Point Station, transfer to a Flushing-bound local 7 train and get off at 33rd St. Or, alternatively, take the LIRR to Woodside Station, transfer to a Manhattan-bound local 7 train and get off at 33rd St.
From Queens: Take the Q60 or Q32 to Queens Boulevard and Skillman Avenue. Walk one block west to corner of Van Dam Street and Thomson Avenue.
OR Take Q39 to Thomson Avenue and Van Dam Street.
From Brooklyn: Take the B61 to the Citicorp Building in Long Island City. Walk across the Thomson Avenue Bridge.
From Bronx: Take the QBx1 bus from Coop City to Main Street, Flushing. OR take the Q44 bus to Main Street Flushing. At Main Street, take the No. 7 Subway to the 33rd Street Station. Walk two blocks westbound to Thomson Avenue and Van Dam Street.
From Manhattan: Take the Q32 bus along Madison Avenue and across 59th Street. Get off at the intersection of Queens Boulevard and Skillman Avenue and walk one block to the intersection of Thomson Avenue and Van Dam Street.
The College Campus is located on Thomson Ave., between Van Dam Street and Skillman Avenue,
except for the L Building, which is between Van Dam and 32nd Place. See the above map to locate specific buildings.
From Queens: Take the Long Island Expressway west to the Van Dam St. exit. Make a right at the light and go to Thomson Ave., where you make a left.
From Brooklyn: Take the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway north to the Long Island Expressway exit (toward the Midtown Tunnel).Exit at Van Dam St. Make a right at the light and go to Thomson Ave., where you make a left.
From the Bronx: Take the Triboro Bridge to the Brooklyn-Queens expressway south. Exit at Queens Blvd. west and, when Queens Blvd. forks, turn left onto Thomson Ave.
From Manhattan: Take the 59th Street Bridge to Queens Blvd. and follow signs to the college.