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There are 4 ways to get from Brooklyn to Upper East Side by subway, taxi, car or towncar

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Subway  •  35 min

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

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brooklyn to Upper East Side 11.2 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Brooklyn to Upper East Side 11.2 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Brooklyn to Upper East Side 11.2 miles

$25 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Brooklyn to Upper East Side is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brooklyn to Upper East Side is to taxi which costs $60 - $75 and takes 18 min.

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The distance between Brooklyn and Upper East Side is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Brooklyn to Upper East Side without a car is to subway which takes 35 min and costs $3.

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The subway from Prospect Park to 86 St takes 35 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brooklyn to Upper East Side is 11 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Brooklyn to Upper East Side.

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There are 2027+ hotels available in Upper East Side. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brooklyn to Upper East Side.
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  • Distance: 8.9 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Brooklyn, NY, USA and Upper East Side, NY, USA?

MTA operates a vehicle from Brooklyn to Upper East Side every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Brooklyn to Upper East Side
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Car Seat
$35 - $50
UberX
$30 - $40
UberPool
$25 - $35
UberXL
$40 - $55
Black
$55 - $75
Black SUV
$75 - $95
Taxi from Brooklyn to Upper East Side
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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