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There are 5 ways to get from Chelsea Market to Upper East Side by subway, taxi, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Subway via Union Sq - 14 St  •  28 min

  1. Take the subway from 8 Av to Union Sq - 14 St L
  2. Take the subway from 14 St - Union Sq to 86 St Q / ...

$6

Cheapest option

Subway  •  42 min

  1. Take the subway from 34 St - Herald Sq to 86 St Q / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelsea Market to Upper East Side 5.7 miles

$30 - $40

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chelsea Market to Upper East Side 5.7 miles

$14 - $20

Walk  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Walk from Chelsea Market to Upper East Side 4.8 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chelsea Market to Upper East Side is to subway which costs $3 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chelsea Market to Upper East Side is to taxi which costs $30 - $40 and takes 9 min.

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The distance between Chelsea Market and Upper East Side is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Chelsea Market to Upper East Side without a car is to subway which takes 28 min and costs $6.

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It takes approximately 28 min to get from Chelsea Market to Upper East Side, including transfers.

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There are 2027+ hotels available in Upper East Side. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chelsea Market to Upper East Side.
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  • Distance: 3.8 miles
  • Duration: 28 min

What companies run services between Chelsea Market, NY, USA and Upper East Side, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Chelsea Market to Upper East Side. However, you can take the walk to 8 Av, take the subway to Union Sq - 14 St, take the walk to 14 St - Union Sq, then take the subway to 86 St. Alternatively, MTA operates a vehicle from Chelsea Market to Upper East Side every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 12 min.

Train operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Subway from 8 Av to Union Sq - 14 St
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 14 St - Union Sq to 86 St
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 34 St - Herald Sq to 86 St
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chelsea Market to Upper East Side
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
Car Seat
$27 - $35
UberX
$18 - $24
UberPool
$14 - $20
UberXL
$24 - $35
Black
$30 - $45
Black SUV
$45 - $60
Taxi from Chelsea Market to Upper East Side
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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