There are 5 ways to get from City Island to Manhattan by bus, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the bus from Asch Loop/Alcott Pl to 5 Av/East 87 St BxM7

$2 - $7

4 alternative options

Line 5 subway  •  45 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Baychester Av to 86 St 5

$3

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Co-Op City to Manhattan 12.4 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Co-Op City to Manhattan 12.4 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Co-Op City to Manhattan 12.4 miles

$30 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from City Island to Manhattan is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from City Island to Manhattan is to taxi which costs $65 - $85 and takes 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Asch Loop/Alcott Pl and arriving at 5 Av/East 87 St. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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The distance between City Island and Manhattan is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.4 miles.

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The best way to get from City Island to Manhattan without a car is to bus which takes 41 min and costs $2 - $7.

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The bus from Asch Loop/Alcott Pl to 5 Av/East 87 St takes 41 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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City Island to Manhattan bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Asch Loop/Alcott Pl station.

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City Island to Manhattan bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at 5 Av/East 87 St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between City Island to Manhattan is 12 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from City Island to Manhattan.

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There are 1782+ hotels available in Manhattan. Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 10.4 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

What companies run services between City Island, NY, USA and Manhattan, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Co-Op City to Manhattan every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Asch Loop/Alcott Pl to 5 Av/East 87 St
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Co-Op City to Manhattan
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$30 - $40
UberX
$30 - $45
Car Seat
$40 - $55
UberXL
$50 - $65
Black
$65 - $85
Black SUV
$85 - $110
Taxi from Co-Op City to Manhattan
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Mexicana Car Service
Phone
+1 914-476.0800
Website
mexicanacarservice.com
Mexico Car Service
Phone
+1 914-968-6666
Website
mexico-car-service.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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