There are 5 ways to get from Battery Park City to Chinatown by subway, bus, taxi, foot or bike

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Subway  •  4 min

  1. Take the subway from Cortlandt St to Canal St N / ...

$3

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Broadway & Vessey St. to New York, NY - Broadway & Worth St Route 9 / ...

$1 - $14

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Battery Park City to Chinatown 1.7 miles

$12 - $15

Walk  •  29 min

  1. Walk from Battery Park City to Chinatown 1.6 miles

Bikeshare  •  16 min

  1. Cycle from South End Ave & Liberty St to Forsyth St & Canal St 1.9 miles

$10

What companies run services between Battery Park City, NY, USA and Chinatown, NY, USA?

Academy Bus LLC operates a bus from Battery Park City to Chinatown every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $14 and the journey takes 8 min. NJ Transit also services this route 4 times a day.

Train operators
Bus operators
Academy Bus LLC
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Broadway & Vessey St. to New York, NY - Broadway & Worth St
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
academybus.com
Other operators
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from South End Ave & Liberty St to Forsyth St & Canal St
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Battery Park City to Chinatown
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$12 - $15
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Battery Park City and Chinatown is 2 km.

The cheapest way to get from Battery Park City to Chinatown is to subway which costs $3 and takes 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Battery Park City to Chinatown is to subway which takes 4 min and costs $3.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, NY - Broadway & Vessey St. and arriving at New York, NY - Broadway & Worth St. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

The subway from Cortlandt St to Canal St takes 4 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.