Draft Plan: QT42 Merrick Boulevard

Previously the Q5

Route Priorities
1. Faster Travel
2. Ease of Use
3. Reliable Service

Route Statistics
Length: 6 miles
Number of turns per mile: 1.2
Priority corridor: Yes
Transit Signal Priority from Archer Ave/160 St to Merrick Blvd/Farmers Blvd
Bus lane on Archer Ave

Route Summary

We propose the QT42 - Merrick Boulevard, the purpose of which is to connect quickly between subway deserts and transit hubs. It operates between Green Acres Mall and Jamaica/Parsons Blvd-Archer Ave.

Where does my bus go?

Westbound to Jamaica/Parsons Blvd-Archer Ave
Eastbound to Green Acres Mall

Bus stops on the QT42 - Merrick Boulevard are spaced approximately 1,231 feet apart, excluding non-stop portions of the route.

  Peak Headway Base Headway Span
Weekday 8 minutes or better 20 minutes 17 hours
Saturday 20 minutes or better 30 minutes 17 hours
Sunday 20 minutes or better 30 minutes 17 hours

Peak headways indicate a minimum headway of the AM and PM peak periods. Base headways indicate a minimum headway from approximately 6:00 AM to 8:00 PM.