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

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  •  17 min

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

$3 - $10

Bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the bus from Church St/Vesey St to Madison Av/ E 33 St BxM18

$2 - $7

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 - $18

Walk  •  1 h 19 min

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Battery Park City to Times Square is to line 2 subway which costs $3 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Battery Park City to Times Square is to taxi which costs $29 - $35 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Church St/Vesey St and arriving at Madison Av/ E 33 St. Services depart five times a day, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Paulus Hook and arriving at Midtown / W. 39th St.. Services depart six times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 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 $3.

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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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Battery Park City to Times Square bus services, operated by MTA, depart from Church St/Vesey St station.

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Battery Park City to Times Square bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Madison Av/ E 33 St station.

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There are 2053+ hotels available in Times Square. Prices start at $98 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?

MTA operates a bus from Battery Park City to Times Square 5 times a day. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Church St/Vesey St to Madison Av/ E 33 St
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Ferry operators
NY Waterways
Website
nywaterway.com
Ferry from Paulus Hook to Midtown / W. 39th St.
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
6 times a week
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 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
Car Seat
$26 - $35
UberX
$17 - $23
UberPool
$12 - $18
UberXL
$22 - $29
Black
$30 - $40
Black SUV
$40 - $55
Taxi from Battery Park City to Times Square
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
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
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.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
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com

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