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Bus Service - 
SJP students who live in the Bayside, Maspeth, Middle Village, Glendale, Richmond Hill, Ridgewood, and Whitestone area, may now opt to use our St. John's Prep Shuttle Bus service in the morning.

  •  This service is a convenient way for some families in our school community to transport their child to St. John's Prep.
  • The annual cost of the bus service in 2020-2021 is $1,100 for the first student, with each sibling costing only $100 additional for the year. Payment covers one-way transportation to school each day.
  • Register online
  • On “delayed opening" days, the route times will be adjusted based on the established opening schedule


By Public Transportation:

From NYC, Upper Manhattan, and The Bronx: 
Connect to N or Q train to Ditmars Blvd. (last stop).
The N or Q train stops five blocks from St. John's Prep and the Q69 bus stops at the corner.
Walk away from the elevated tracks to Ditmars Blvd.
Make a left on Ditmars Blvd. Walk 5 blocks to Crescent Street. (between 26th and 24th Streets)
Make a right turn on Crescent Steet to the main entrance of the school.

Google Maps Transit can be helpful for planning your trip.

By Car:

From the Grand Central Parkway:
Take the 31st Street exit (last exit before the RFK Bridge, formerly Triboro Bridge). 
Bear right on Hoyt Avenue to 21st Street. Make a right onto 21st Street to 21st Avenue.  Make another right onto 21st Avenue to Crescent Street.  Take Crescent Street to the main entrance located at 21-21 Crescent Street. 

From the Brooklyn Queens Expressway:
Astoria Blvd West exit:
Immediately bear right onto 43rd Street. Take 43rd Street to 21st Avenue and make a left onto 21st Avenue.  Take 21st Avenue to Crescent Street and make a left onto Crescent Street.  Take Crescent Street to the main entrance located at 21-21 Crescent Street.

Additional information is available on the MTA website:  MTA Information