There are 5 ways to get from Central Park to Chinatown by subway, taxi, car, towncar or bike

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Subway  •  26 min

  1. Take the subway from 81 St - Museum of Natural History to Grand St B

$3

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Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Central Park to Chinatown 7.3 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Central Park to Chinatown 7.3 miles

$1

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Central Park to Chinatown 7.3 miles

$17 - $23

Bikeshare  •  51 min

  1. Cycle from Central Park West & W 85 St to Forsyth St & Canal St 7.2 miles

$10

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The cheapest way to get from Central Park to Chinatown is to drive which costs $1 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Central Park to Chinatown is to taxi which costs $40 - $50 and takes 10 min.

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The distance between Central Park and Chinatown is 5 miles. The road distance is 7.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Central Park to Chinatown without a car is to subway which takes 26 min and costs $3.

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The subway from 81 St - Museum of Natural History to Grand St takes 17 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, the driving distance between Central Park to Chinatown is 7 miles. It takes approximately 10 min to drive from Central Park to Chinatown.

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There are 1789+ hotels available in Chinatown. Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 4.9 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Central Park, NY, USA and Chinatown, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Central Park to Chinatown every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 17 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Central Park to Chinatown
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$17 - $23
UberX
$19 - $25
Car Seat
$28 - $40
UberXL
$29 - $40
Black
$40 - $55
Black SUV
$55 - $75
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Central Park West & W 85 St to Forsyth St & Canal St
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Central Park to Chinatown
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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