Astoria is located in the northwestern corner of Queens along the East River, just across from Manhattan. With its proximity to the city, Astoria has become an increasingly popular neighborhood for young professionals and families in recent years. However, it still retains its diversity and immigrant roots, especially in its Greek, Italian, and Middle Eastern communities. When visiting Astoria, you’ll find a vibrant mix of restaurants, bars, cafes, and boutique shops along main drags like 30th Avenue and Broadway. The neighborhood is especially known for its excellent Greek food, including bakeries and restaurants that rival the fare in Athens. Popular spots include Taverna Kyclades for seafood and Greek taverna-style family meals and Gregory’s 26 Corner Taverna for stuffed grape leaves, moussaka, grilled octopus and more. Besides delicious food, Astoria offers green spaces like the lovely Socrates Sculpture Park on the East River and Astoria Park along the shore. Film buffs may also want to see the Museum of the Moving Image or take a tour of the Kaufman Astoria Studios complex where major TV shows and movies like Orange is the New Black and Sesame Street have been filmed. When it’s time to explore Astoria, let Charter Bus Company Queens provide easy transportation for your group. We can accommodate any size group with our fleet of minibuses and full-sized charter buses equipped with amenities like WiFi, TVs, and restrooms. Leave the driving to us while you experience the best of this dynamic Queens neighborhood!

Long Island City

Bordering Astoria and located along the East River, Long Island City has rapidly transformed in recent years from an industrial area to a hub for arts and culture. The neighborhood appeals to artists and young professionals drawn by its converted loft spaces, proximity to Manhattan, and spectacular skyline views. Long Island City is home to MoMA PS1, one of the oldest and largest nonprofit contemporary art institutions in the country. Housed in a former public school building, the museum features cutting-edge temporary exhibitions and installations. Nearby, the Noguchi Museum showcases the studio and works of Japanese-American sculptor Isamu Noguchi in a serene outdoor setting. In addition to world-class art spaces, Long Island City offers craft breweries like LIC Beer Project and restaurants with scenic waterfront dining. Major commercial and residential development continues to reshape the area, including the recent opening of a new Amazon headquarters. When you’re ready to explore this evolving neighborhood, Charter Bus Company Queens can provide easy group transportation with our fleet of minibuses and charter buses equipped with amenities to make your ride comfortable.

Jackson Heights

Jackson Heights is one of the most diverse and vibrant immigrant communities in all of New York City. Located in northwestern Queens, this neighborhood is home to large populations originally hailing from India, Bangladesh, Colombia, Mexico, Tibet, and Ecuador. As you walk down residential streets, you’ll find a dense mix of stores and restaurants representing cuisines from around the world. The diversity of Jackson Heights makes it a fascinating place to try authentic global eats. Foodies won’t want to miss nibbling their way through Little India and Little Colombia. For a uniquely Jackson Heights experience, check out Arepa Lady, a street food stand slinging delicious Colombian arepas. Besides delicious food, Jackson Heights offers an architecturally intriguing historic district with over 1200 original Garden Apartment buildings in various styles. To experience the neighborhood’s cultural richness, don’t miss the annual Jackson Heights Halloween Parade or St. Pat’s for All Parade celebrating Irish heritage and LGBT pride. When it’s time to explore this global hub, let Charter Bus Company Queens simplify your group transportation. Our minibuses and charter buses equipped with amenities like WiFi and TVs will make it easy for your party to travel together in comfort.


Flushing is a bustling commercial and residential area located in north-central Queens. This neighborhood is one of New York City’s largest and fastest growing Chinatowns with a vibrant mix of Chinese, Korean, Indian, and Latino communities. The Flushing Chinatown rivals the size and scope of the famous Chinatown in Manhattan. When visiting Flushing, you’ll find endless options for authentic Chinese noodles, dumplings, barbecue, and desserts. Explore the area’s bustling markets like the Flushing Mall packed with vendors. Cultural attractions include the Flushing Town Hall for concerts and arts education. The neighborhood also offers tranquil green spaces like Flushing Meadows Corona Park, home to the historic Unisphere, Queens Zoo, and Queens Museum. If you’re craving an adventure that marries food and culture, Flushing is a must-visit neighborhood in Queens. At Charter Bus Company Queens, we can provide easy group transportation to this dynamic area with our fleet of minibuses and charter buses equipped with amenities to make your experience smooth. Leave the driving and parking to us while you explore!

Forest Hills

Forest Hills is an upper middle-class neighborhood located in central Queens. With its tree-lined streets and single-family homes, it provides a tranquil, suburban-like atmosphere while still being part of New York City. Forest Hills is a particularly popular area for families looking for good public schools and amenities. The neighborhood appeals to nature lovers with the Forest Park Greenbelt, a peaceful walking trail that connects to Willow Lake and the 112-acre Forest Park. Sports fans will also appreciate the tennis courts in Forest Park, which host the annual U.S. Open Tennis Championship. For shopping and dining, Austin Street is Forest Hills’ main commercial hub. If you’re looking to experience Forest Hills’ family-friendly vibe, Charter Bus Company Queens can provide easy group transportation on our fleet of minibuses and charter buses equipped with amenities to keep your group comfortable. Contact us to book your bus and leave the driving to the professionals!


Sunnyside is a historic, predominantly residential neighborhood located in western Queens. With its convenient location along Queens Boulevard and proximity to Manhattan, Sunnyside has become a haven for young professionals and families seeking apartment living at a reasonable price. The area provides easy access to public transit via the 7 train and LIRR. Founded in the 1920s, Sunnyside contains many beautiful examples of the Garden City planning movement including leafy parks, commercial districts, and English-style gardens and brick row houses. Popular green spaces include Lou Lodati Park and Sunnyside Gardens Park. The neighborhood also offers a variety of pubs, restaurants, cafes, and shops, especially on Greenpoint and Skillman Avenues. If you’re looking to experience Sunnyside’s architecture and character, Charter Bus Company Queens can provide easy group transportation in our fleet of minibuses and charter buses equipped with amenities to make your experience smooth. Leave the driving to us while you explore this historic neighborhood!


Tucked between Long Island City and Middle Village, Maspeth is a largely residential area with a small-town vibe and old New York City charm. This Queens neighborhood feels like a step back in time with its classic corner bars, cozy diners, and rows of brick buildings. Despite its quiet streets, Maspeth has a claim to fame from a major historical event. During the American Revolution, the area hosted hundreds of British soldiers before they retreated and George Washington marched into Manhattan. Today, you can visit the shrine and cemetery memorializing these Revolutionary War soldiers. Besides history, Maspeth impresses foodies with its old-school Italian restaurants and pizzerias. The neighborhood also offers big green spaces like Mount Olivet Cemetery and the North Fork Reservoir. When it’s time to explore Maspeth’s history and scenery, Charter Bus Company Queens can provide easy group transportation on our fleet of minibuses and charter buses equipped with amenities for your comfort.

Kew Gardens

Located in central Queens, Kew Gardens is primarily a quiet residential neighborhood that provides a welcome oasis from New York City’s hustle and bustle. Tree-lined streets with classic brick apartment buildings give the area a quaint, small-town feel. The neighborhood is especially popular among older couples and families drawn by its amenities and easy commute via the LIRR. Named after the famous Royal Botanic Gardens in England, Kew Gardens has its own botanical gem at the Kew-Forest School. This peaceful space contains gardens, greenhouses, and trees imported from around the world. For dining and shopping, visitors flock to the nearby Maple Grove commercial district. If you’d like to experience the charm of Kew Gardens, Charter Bus Company Queens can provide easy group transportation on our fleet of minibuses and charter buses equipped with amenities to maximize your comfort. Contact us today to book your bus!

Book a Bus With Us

Now that you’ve gotten a taste of Queens’ dynamic neighborhoods, let Charter Bus Company Queens handle your group transportation so you can sit back and enjoy the ride. Our fleet includes minibuses and full-sized charter buses equipped with amenities like WiFi, TVs, power outlets, and restrooms. Our experienced drivers know Queens well and will provide door-to-door service to your destinations. Whether you’re planning a family reunion, class field trip, senior tour, or any type of group excursion around the borough, we can simplify your transportation needs. No more coordinating complicated driving arrangements or directions. No more traffic or parking headaches. Just easy, comfortable travel from start to finish! Our team is available 24/7 to answer questions, explain our services, and provide a free quote for your trip. Give us a call today at 646-518-8314 to get started planning transportation for your Queens adventure! We look forward to helping your group explore the best this vibrant borough has to offer.