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There are 3 ways to get from 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) by subway, taxi or foot

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Subway  •  22 min

  1. Take the subway from 96 St to 34 St-Herald Sq Q / ...

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) 5.1 miles

$30 - $40

Walk  •  1h 20m

  1. Walk from 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) 4.2 miles

96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) by walk and subway

The journey time between 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) and Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is around 13 min and covers a distance of around 5 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 13 min. Services are operated by MTA. Typically 1250 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
13 min
Fastest journey time:
13 min
Services per week:
1250
Cheapest price:
$3
Carbon emissions:
0 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 Pennsylvania Station (New York City) walk and subway schedules

Departing Thursday, June 17, 2021

96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) → Pennsylvania Station (New York City)
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The social distance requirement in Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is 2 metres.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to subway which costs $3 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to taxi which costs $30 - $40 and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from 96 St and arriving at 34 St-Herald Sq. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) and Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is 3 miles.

The best way to get from 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) without a car is to subway which takes 22 min and costs $3.

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The subway from 96 St to 34 St-Herald Sq takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) train services, operated by MTA, depart from 96 St station.

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96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) train services, operated by MTA, arrive at 34 St-Herald Sq station.

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There are 1049+ hotels available in Pennsylvania Station (New York City). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Pennsylvania Station (New York City).
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  • Distance: 3.4 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

What companies run services between 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway), NY, USA and Pennsylvania Station (New York City), NY, USA?

MTA operates a vehicle from 96 St to 34 St-Herald Sq every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 13 min.

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 34 St-Herald Sq
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from 96th Street Station (Second Avenue Subway) to Pennsylvania Station (New York City)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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