There are 6 ways to get from Central Park Zoo to Battery Park City by subway, bus, 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  •  26 min

  1. Take the subway from 5 Av/59 St to Cortlandt St R / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from E 57 St/Madison Av to Broadway/Cedar St X28

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Central Park Zoo to Battery Park City 6.3 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Central Park Zoo to Battery Park City 6.3 miles

$1

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Central Park Zoo to Battery Park City 6.3 miles

$21 - $28

Bikeshare  •  47 min

  1. Cycle from 5 Ave & E 63 St to South End Ave & Liberty St 6.1 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Central Park Zoo to Battery Park City is to drive which costs $1 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Central Park Zoo to Battery Park City is to taxi which costs $35 - $45 and takes 11 min.

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The distance between Central Park Zoo and Battery Park City is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.3 miles.

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The subway from 5 Av/59 St to Cortlandt St takes 20 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from E 57 St/Madison Av and arriving at Broadway/Cedar St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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What companies run services between Central Park Zoo, NY, USA and Battery Park City, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Central Park Zoo to Battery Park City hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from E 57 St/Madison Av to Broadway/Cedar St
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Central Park Zoo to Battery Park City
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$21 - $28
uberX
$23 - $35
uberX + Car Seat
$30 - $45
uberXL
$30 - $45
UberBLACK
$35 - $50
SUV
$50 - $65
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from 5 Ave & E 63 St to South End Ave & Liberty St
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Central Park Zoo to Battery Park City
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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