Surrounding Amenities

Surrounding amenities include Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, the 1,255 acre flagship park that has hosted two World's Fairs and is home to the Flushing zoo and Aquatic Center. Within walking distance are Kissena Park, the Queens Botanical Garden, Citi Field, and the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

Flushing Meadows Corona Park Fountain
Flushing Meadows-Corona Park

Unisphere

Flushing Meadows-Corona Park Aquatic Center
Flushing Meadows-Corona Park

Aquatic Center

Billie Jean King National Tennis Center
National Tennis Center

Home of the US Open

New York Hall of Science
New York Hall of Science

NYC's Premier Science Museum

Citi Field, home of the New York Mets
Citi Field

Home of the New York Mets

Nearby Transportation

Flushing is exceptionally convenient and offers commuters multiple modes of transportation:

  • Flushing Main Street is main terminus of the 7 Subway Line.
  • The LIRR is located within 10 minutes walking distance.
  • Local bus lines include the Q12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 20A/B, 25, 27, 34, 44, 48, 65, 66, and QB1. The QM2 offers express serve to Midtown.
  • Commuter van service from Flushing to Brooklyn and Chinatown.
  • Major highways offering quick passage to the five boroughs and Long Island.
  • JFK and LA Guardia airports are within 10-20 minutes driving distance.

Coming Soon: Flushing Commons

The formerly City-owned municipal parking lot will be redeveloped into a mixed-use destination that will provide housing, community space, public open space, and retail opportunities for the community.

The proposed $850 million Flushing Commons project includes:

  • 1.5 acre open space with a fountain plaza.
  • Approximately 600 residential units.
  • Approximately 500,000 square feet of commercial space, including local and national restaurants and retailers, as well as office space.
  • 62,000 square feet YMCA facility.
  • 15,000 square feet of additional community facility space.
  • Parking for 1,600 cares at below market rates for several years of initial operations.