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There are 6 ways to get from Canal Street (New York City Subway) to Empire State Building by subway, 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.

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Subway  •  12 min

  1. Take the subway from Canal St to 34 St - Herald Sq Q / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Line 6 subway  •  15 min

  1. Take the line 6 subway from Canal St to 33 St 4 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canal Street (New York City Subway) to Empire State Building 2.5 miles

$16 - $20

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Canal Street (New York City Subway) to Empire State Building 2.5 miles

$6 - $8

Walk  •  47 min

  1. Walk from Canal Street (New York City Subway) to Empire State Building 2.5 miles

Bikeshare  •  27 min

  1. Cycle from Howard St & Centre St to E 33 St & 5 Ave 3.2 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canal Street (New York City Subway) to Empire State Building is to subway which costs $3 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canal Street (New York City Subway) to Empire State Building is to taxi which costs $16 - $20 and takes 6 min.

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The distance between Canal Street (New York City Subway) and Empire State Building is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Canal Street (New York City Subway) to Empire State Building without a car is to subway which takes 12 min and costs $3.

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The subway from Canal St to 34 St - Herald Sq takes 7 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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There are 1813+ hotels available in Empire State Building. Prices start at $114 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Canal Street (New York City Subway) to Empire State Building.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 2.2 miles
  • Duration: 12 min

What companies run services between Canal Street (New York City Subway), NY, USA and Empire State Building, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Canal Street (New York City Subway) to Empire State Building every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 7 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Canal Street (New York City Subway) to Empire State Building
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$6 - $8
UberX
$8 - $10
Car Seat
$17 - $21
UberXL
$10 - $13
Black
$21 - $28
Black SUV
$30 - $45
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Howard St & Centre St to E 33 St & 5 Ave
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Canal Street (New York City Subway) to Empire State Building
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434
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
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com

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