There are 4 ways to get from Brooklyn to Upper East Side by subway, taxi, car or towncar
Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.
Subway • 35 min
3 alternative options
Taxi • 18 min
$60 - $75
Drive • 18 min
$1 - $2
Uber • 18 min
$25 - $35
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Brooklyn to Upper East Side is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 18 min.
The quickest way to get from Brooklyn to Upper East Side is to taxi which costs $60 - $75 and takes 18 min.
The distance between Brooklyn and Upper East Side is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.2 miles.
The best way to get from Brooklyn to Upper East Side without a car is to subway which takes 35 min and costs $3.
The subway from Prospect Park to 86 St takes 35 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.
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.
There are 2027+ hotels available in Upper East Side. Prices start at $99 USD per night.
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.
Subway from Prospect Park to 86 St
- Ave. Duration
- 35 min
- Every 5 minutes
- Estimated price
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