Trading in private wheels for city rails
Long way home
Here's a look at Dan Tubridy's new hour-and-46-minute weekday commute if congestion pricing passes in Albany. It would replace a 35-to-40-minute car ride over the Cross Bay Bridge to Woodhaven Blvd., onto the Long Island Expressway and over the 59th St. Bridge into Manhattan.
11:13 a.m. — Leaves house on Beach 121st St. and walks five blocks to Rockaway Park Station at Beach 116th St., Queens
11:23 a.m. — Swipes MetroCard
11:29 a.m. — S train shuttle leaves Rockaway Park station
11:42 a.m. — S train arrives at Broad Channel station
11:49 a.m. — Transfers to A train at Broad Channel station.
12:31 p.m. — A train arrives at Broadway-Nassau station
12:37 p.m. — Transfers to uptown No. 5 train
12:47 p.m. — Arrives at Grand Central
12:50 p.m. — Transfers to uptown No. 6 train
12:53 p.m. — Arrives at 53rd St. station
12:59 p.m. — Walks into Metro 53 bar on E. 53rd St.