There are 6 ways to get from Battery Park City to Times Square by subway, ferry, taxi, towncar, 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

Line 2 subway  •  10 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Park Pl to Times Sq - 42 St 2 / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Ferry  •  19 min

  1. Take the ferry from Paulus Hook to Midtown / W. 39th St. Paulus Hook and Midtown / W39

$3 - $10

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Battery Park City to Times Square 5 miles

$29 - $35

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Battery Park City to Times Square 5 miles

$12 - $16

Walk  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Walk from Battery Park City to Times Square 4.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  30 min

  1. Cycle from South End Ave & Liberty St to Broadway & W 41 St 4.4 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Paulus Hook and arriving at Midtown / W. 39th St.. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between Battery Park City and Times Square is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Battery Park City to Times Square without a car is to line 2 subway which takes 10 min and costs .

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The line 2 subway from Park Pl to Times Sq - 42 St takes 10 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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There are 1793+ hotels available in Times Square. Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Battery Park City to Times Square.
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  • Distance: 3.5 miles
  • Duration: 10 min

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

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Battery Park City to Times Square every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 10 min.

Train operators
Ferry operators
NY Waterways
Website
nywaterway.com
Ferry from Paulus Hook to Midtown / W. 39th St.
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Schedules at
nywaterway.com
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Battery Park City to Times Square
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$12 - $16
UberX
$13 - $18
Car Seat
$22 - $29
UberXL
$20 - $25
Black
$30 - $45
Black SUV
$45 - $60
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from South End Ave & Liberty St to Broadway & W 41 St
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Battery Park City to Times Square
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov

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