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There are 4 ways to get from 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Coney Island by subway, bus, taxi or car

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Subway  •  1h 5m

  1. Take the subway from 96 St to Coney Island-Stillwell Av Q / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 57m

  1. Take the bus from E 57 St/Madison Av to Cropsey Av/Bay 52 St X28 / ...

$5 - $10

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Coney Island 19 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Coney Island 19 miles

$1 - $3

96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Coney Island by walk and subway

The journey time between 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) and Coney Island is around 1h 5m and covers a distance of around 18 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 1m. Operated by MTA, the 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Coney Island service departs from 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) and arrives in Coney Island-Stillwell Av. Typically 1226 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 5m
Fastest journey time:
1h 1m
Services per week:
1226
Cheapest price:
$3
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:13
Last service departs at:
23:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Coney Island walk and subway schedules

96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) → Coney Island
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Coney Island is 800-232-4636.

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The social distance requirement in Coney Island is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Coney Island is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Coney Island is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from 96 St and arriving at Coney Island-Stillwell Av. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 5m.

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The distance between 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) and Coney Island is 15 miles. The road distance is 19 miles.

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The best way to get from 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Coney Island without a car is to subway which takes 1h 5m and costs $3.

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The subway from 96 St to Coney Island-Stillwell Av takes 1h 5m including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Coney Island train services, operated by MTA, depart from 96 St station.

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96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Coney Island train services, operated by MTA, arrive at Coney Island-Stillwell Av station.

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Yes, the driving distance between 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Coney Island is 19 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Coney Island.

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Map of how to get from 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Coney Island.
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  • Distance: 14.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 5m

What companies run services between 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway), NY, USA and Coney Island, Kings County, NY, USA?

MTA operates a vehicle from 96 St to Coney Island-Stillwell Av every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1h 5m. Alternatively, MTA Bus Company operates a bus from E 57 St/Madison Av to Cropsey Av/Bay 52 St hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 1h 16m.

Train operators
MTA

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 96 St to Coney Island-Stillwell Av
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Bus from E 57 St/Madison Av to Cropsey Av/Bay 52 St
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Coney Island
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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