Q38 is a bus route, currently operated by MTA Bus, that runs from Corona to Forest
Hills, going through Rego Park, Middle Village, and
The Q38 was originally started by the Affiliated Bus Transit
, and was acquired in 1936 by Triboro Coach Corporation
Coach has since ran it until its takeover in 2006 by MTA Bus, and
as of this writing it is still being operated by MTA Bus.
The Q38 is based from the LaGuardia
. The Q38 used to consist of Orion 5 CNG's and RTS's
until MTA's takeover; now it has Orion 7 Hybrids and RTS's.
Where the Q38 goes
Going Northbound to Corona, The Q38 starts at 108th Street and 62nd
Drive, and goes down 62nd Drive, all the way until Queens Blvd.
turns onto Queens
Boulevard, and goes
one block down and then turns on 63rd Drive.
Then it will go
up 63rd Drive, past Woodhaven
where 63rd Drive turns into Penelope Avenue, until
77th Place, where it will then turn and go for a block and turn on
Furmanville Street and then turn on 75th Place, then Juniper Valley
Road, then 69th Street, then onto Metropolitan Avenue, where it
will go down past the Metro Mall to Fresh Pond Road, where it will
then go for a few blocks, then turn on Eliot Avenue. The Q38 will continue
to go down Eliot Avenue until Woodhaven Boulevard, then go down
Woodhaven, past the Queens Center Mall where it turns into 59th Avenue, then down 82nd
Street, 57th Avenue, 98th Street, Christie Street, 99th Street,
60th Avenue, then finally to its terminus at Otis Avenue in Corona
and the Long Island