MTA’s Guide for getting to COVID-19 vaccine sites on public transit
Enhanced bus routes to new state vaccination sites
Beginning March 1, MTA is providing enhanced bus service to the vaccination sites the state has set up at York College in Queens and at Medgar Evers College in Brooklyn.
Buses run from Edgemere in Queens and Pink Houses in Brooklyn to the vaccination sites from 6:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. ‘We’ also added new bus stops adjacent to the vaccination site at York College.
Details about the routes
How and where to get vaccinated
1. See if you’re eligible
The COVID-19 vaccine is being rolled out in phases determined by the state. See which groups are currently eligible for the vaccine.
You must make an appointment to get the vaccine, even when you’re eligible to get it.
2. Find a vaccine site and make an appointment
Vaccines are being distributed by health-care providers, hospital clinics, pharmacies, urgent care centers, and community vaccination sites.
Find a location in New York City
3. Plan your trip
You can check for planned work and service changes and see options for when the subway is closed from 2-4 a.m.
Use the trip planner on our homepage or in the MYmta apps for iPhones and Android phones.
4. Keep taking safety precautions
- Wear a mask. (It’s required when you ride with us.)
- Wash your hands and use hand sanitizer often.
- Maintain a safe social distance when you can.
- Stay home if you feel sick.
The vaccines have been shown to protect people from COVID-19. We don’t know if they keep you from spreading the virus to someone else. Keep doing your part to keep New York healthy.