Live in southeastern Queens and need to get to Manhattan? Good luck:
Queens residents face the longest average commute of the 231 counties in the country with more than 250,000 residents.
A COMMUTER'S 3-HR. NIGHTMARE
"It's a real headache right now. We have no choices but to take the bus," she said. "It's always crowded and slow . . . It can be up to a three-hour commute. Sometimes it's an hour and a half both ways."
This sounds like someone who'd be better off driving...
Meanwhile, MTA employees who get free MetroCards as part of their employment package, are taking cabs:
MTA WORKERS GO BY CAB
Photo from NY Post