There are 5 ways to get from Central Park Zoo to Lexington Avenue/51st Street (New York City Subway) by subway, bus, taxi or foot

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Subway, line 6 subway  •  11 min

  1. Take the subway from 5 Av/59 St to Lexington Av/59 St R / ...
  2. Take the line 6 subway from 59 St to 51 St 6 / ...

$6

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Bus  •  19 min

  1. Take the bus from 5 Av/W 58 St to 5 Av/W 52 St Q32 / ...

$2 - $7

3 alternative options

Bus via New York, NY - 5th Ave & 46th St  •  23 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 5th Ave & 59th St to New York, NY - 5th Ave & 46th St X23 Manhatten to Staten Island

$17 - $20

Taxi  •  1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Central Park Zoo to Lexington Avenue/51st Street (New York City Subway) 1.1 miles

$9 - $11

Walk  •  19 min

  1. Walk from Central Park Zoo to Lexington Avenue/51st Street (New York City Subway) 1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Central Park Zoo to Lexington Avenue/51st Street (New York City Subway) is to bus which costs $2 - $7 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Central Park Zoo to Lexington Avenue/51st Street (New York City Subway) is to taxi which costs $9 - $11 and takes 1 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 5 Av/W 58 St and arriving at 5 Av/W 52 St. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Central Park Zoo to Lexington Avenue/51st Street (New York City Subway). However, there are services departing from 5 Av/59 St and arriving at 51 St via 59 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 min.

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The distance between Central Park Zoo and Lexington Avenue/51st Street (New York City Subway) is 3908 feet.

The best way to get from Central Park Zoo to Lexington Avenue/51st Street (New York City Subway) without a car is to subway and line 6 subway which takes 11 min and costs $6.

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It takes approximately 11 min to get from Central Park Zoo to Lexington Avenue/51st Street (New York City Subway), including transfers.

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Central Park Zoo to Lexington Avenue/51st Street (New York City Subway) bus services, operated by MTA, depart from 5 Av/W 58 St station.

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Central Park Zoo to Lexington Avenue/51st Street (New York City Subway) train services, operated by MTA, depart from 5 Av/59 St station.

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Central Park Zoo to Lexington Avenue/51st Street (New York City Subway) bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at 5 Av/W 52 St station.

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Map of how to get from Central Park Zoo to Lexington Avenue/51st Street (New York City Subway).
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  • Distance: 3908 feet
  • Duration: 11 min

What companies run services between Central Park Zoo, NY, USA and Lexington Avenue/51st Street (New York City Subway), NY, USA?

You can take a vehicle from Central Park Zoo to Lexington Avenue/51st Street (New York City Subway) via 5 Av/59 St, Lexington Av/59 St, 59 St, and 51 St in around 11 min. Alternatively, MTA operates a bus from Central Park Zoo to Lexington Avenue/51st Street (New York City Subway) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 4 min. Westchester County Bee-Line System also services this route every 3 hours.

Train operators
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from 5 Av/W 58 St to 5 Av/W 52 St
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 914 995-2000
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from 5Th Ave @ 59Th St to 5Th Ave @ 51St St
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
All other routes
$3
BxM4C/Rte28 Westchester-Manhattan Express
$8
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 5th Ave & 59th St to New York, NY - 5th Ave & 46th St
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
academybus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Central Park Zoo to Lexington Avenue/51st Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
1 min
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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Central Park Zoo to Lexington Avenue/51st Street (New York City Subway) train services, operated by MTA, arrive at 51 St station.

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