There are 7 ways to get from Brooklyn to Central Park by subway, taxi, car, towncar 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 via 81 St - Museum of Natural History  •  41 min

  1. Take the subway from Prospect Park to 81 St - Museum of Natural History B

$3

6 alternative options

Subway  •  41 min

  1. Take the subway from Prospect Park to 86 St B

$3

Line 5 subway  •  51 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Church Av to 86 St 5

$3

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brooklyn to Central Park 11.7 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Brooklyn to Central Park 11.7 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Brooklyn to Central Park 11.7 miles

$25 - $35

Bikeshare  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Cycle from Rogers Ave & Sterling St to Central Park West & W 85 St 11.1 miles

$10

What companies run services between Brooklyn, NY, USA and Central Park, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Brooklyn to Central Park every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 32 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from Prospect Park to 81 St - Museum of Natural History
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Prospect Park to 86 St
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Church Av to 86 St
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Brooklyn to Central Park
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$25 - $35
uberX + Car Seat
$40 - $55
uberX
$35 - $45
uberXL
$45 - $60
UberBLACK
$60 - $80
SUV
$75 - $100
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Rogers Ave & Sterling St to Central Park West & W 85 St
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Brooklyn to Central Park
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Brooklyn to Central Park?

The distance between Brooklyn and Central Park is 15 km. The road distance is 19 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Brooklyn to Central Park?

The cheapest way to get from Brooklyn to Central Park is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 19 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Brooklyn to Central Park?

The quickest way to get from Brooklyn to Central Park is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs $60 - $80.

How long does it take to get from Brooklyn to Central Park?

The subway from Prospect Park to 81 St - Museum of Natural History takes 32 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.