There are 5 ways to get from Empire State Building to Metropolitan Museum of Art 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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Line 6 subway  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 6 subway from 33 St to 77 St 4 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Empire State Building to Metropolitan Museum of Art 3 miles

$18 - $23

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Empire State Building to Metropolitan Museum of Art 3 miles

$7 - $10

Walk  •  51 min

  1. Walk from Empire State Building to Metropolitan Museum of Art 2.7 miles

Bikeshare  •  33 min

  1. Cycle from E 33 St & 5 Ave to Madison Ave & E 82 St 3.1 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The distance between Empire State Building and Metropolitan Museum of Art is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Empire State Building to Metropolitan Museum of Art without a car is to line 6 subway which takes 25 min and costs .

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The line 6 subway from 33 St to 77 St takes 9 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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There are 1779+ hotels available in Metropolitan Museum of Art. Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Empire State Building to Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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  • Distance: 2.5 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Empire State Building, NY, USA and Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Empire State Building to Metropolitan Museum of Art every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 9 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Empire State Building to Metropolitan Museum of Art
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$7 - $10
UberX
$8 - $11
Car Seat
$17 - $22
UberXL
$11 - $15
Black
$23 - $35
Black SUV
$35 - $45
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from E 33 St & 5 Ave to Madison Ave & E 82 St
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Empire State Building to Metropolitan Museum of Art
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$18 - $23
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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