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Duration 10 min
Distance 4323 feet
Average price $3
Frequency 11/hour

Trip overview

The average train between 50th Street - Manhattan and Times Square takes 10 min and the fastest train takes 8 min. The train runs at least 11 times per hour from 50th Street - Manhattan to Times Square. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Line 6 subway, line 7 subway

  1. 51 St
  2. Grand Central-42 St
  3. Times Square
6 min
$3

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lexington Av/53 St and arriving at 42 St-Bryant Pk. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

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The distance between 50th Street - Manhattan and Times Square is 4323 feet.

50th Street - Manhattan to Times Square train services, operated by MTA, depart from 51 St station.

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50th Street - Manhattan to Times Square train services, operated by MTA, arrive at Times Sq-42 St station.

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There are 7766+ hotels available in Times Square. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between 50th Street - Manhattan and Times Square?

You can take a vehicle from 50th Street - Manhattan to Times Square via Grand Central-42 St in around 6 min.
Train operators
MTA
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from 51 St to Grand Central-42 St
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central-42 St to Times Sq-42 St
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
mta.info

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