Directions & Parking

DIRECTIONS & PARKING

WELCOME to the heart of Queens! Queens Botanical Garden is conveniently located on Main Street in Flushing, and accessible by car and public transportation.

ADDRESS

Main Garden Entrance
43-50 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355

Parking Garden Entrance (for parking)
42-80 Crommelin Avenue
Flushing, NY 11355

BY BUS

Take Q44SBS or Q20A/B from the Bronx or Jamaica, or in Flushing.

BY TRAIN

Take the no. 7 subway or Long Island Rail Road (Port Washington line) to Main Street/Flushing. Then, take the Q44SBS or Q20A/B bus, or walk eight blocks south to QBG along Main Street.

BY CAR

Midtown Tunnel — Tunnel to Long Island Expressway (East) to Exit 23 Main Street. Turn left onto Main Street. Follow to Dahlia Avenue and turn left. Dahlia Avenue becomes Crommelin Street. The parking lot entrance is on the left.

Triborough Bridge — Bridge to Grand Central Parkway to Long Island Expressway (East). Follow directions from Midtown Tunnel.

Queens, Brooklyn, and Staten Island — Belt Parkway or Jackie Robinson Parkway to Van Wyck Expressway to Exit 12A (College Point Boulevard). Follow College Point Boulevard to Blossom Avenue. Make right. Blossom Avenue becomes Crommelin Avenue. Make a quick right into the Garden’s parking lot.

Long Island — Long Island Expressway (West) to Exit 23 Main Street. Make right turn on Main Street. Follow to Dahlia Avenue and turn left on Dahlia Avenue. Dahlia Avenue becomes Crommelin Street. The parking lot entrance is on the left.

New Jersey — New Jersey Turnpike to George Washington Bridge I-87 south to Triborough Bridge. Follow directions from Triborough Bridge.

Upstate and Connecticut — Throgs Neck Bridge to Clearview Expressway to Long Island Expressway (West). Follow directions from Long Island.

PARKING

APRIL through OCTOBER
Parking is available during Garden open hours at the Parking Garden, located on Crommelin Street, at Blossom Avenue. CLICK HERE to view location on Google Maps.

Parking Fee: $6 per vehicle; $10 per vehicle during festival days such as Harvest Fest and Arbor Fest (includes tax). Parking vouchers are not applicable for festival parking rates. CLICK HERE to learn more about festival dates or call 718.886.3800.

NOVEMBER through MARCH
The Parking Garden is open for special or private events only. Fee: $6 (includes tax) per vehicle.

ACCESSIBILITY

The majority of all pathways at the Garden are wheelchair accessible and the Garden’s flat topography make it an excellent destination for visitors with ambulatory disabilities.

The Visitor & Administration Building is wheelchair accessible. Administrative offices, located on the second floor of the building, are accessible via public elevators located behind the reception desk on the main floor.  

Wheelchairs
QBG provides wheelchairs as a courtesy to visitors. They are provided on a first-come, first-served basis at the Main Street Entrance, Parking Garden Entrance and Visitor & Administration Building. A valid driver’s license or government-issued picture identification card (ID) is needed in order to loan you a wheelchair. ID will be held during your visit and returned upon return of the wheelchair.

Braille Signage
Braille signage is in use throughout the Visitor & Administration Building and formal garden areas.

Service Animals
QBG does not allow pets on the grounds. Service animals are permitted in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

School Children with Disabilities
QBG provides classes for special-needs children, many of whom are in wheelchairs. The Garden lists these services through its publications, website, and regular communication with teachers and social service agencies.

Questions? Please call 718.886.3800.