There are 6 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.

Recommended option

Line 6 subway via 77 St  •  25 min

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

$3

5 alternative options

Line 6 subway  •  26 min

  1. Take the line 6 subway from 33 St to 86 St 4 / ...

$3

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

$14 - $20

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 cheapest way to get from Empire State Building to Metropolitan Museum of Art is to line 6 subway which costs $3 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Empire State Building to Metropolitan Museum of Art is to taxi which costs $18 - $23 and takes 5 min.

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

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

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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
$14 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$14 - $20
uberX
$17 - $22
uberX + Car Seat
$26 - $35
uberXL
$21 - $27
UberBLACK
$23 - $30
SUV
$30 - $45
Citi Bike
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
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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