There are 3 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Empire State Building by subway, taxi or foot
Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.
Line 6 subway • 6 min
2 alternative options
Taxi • 1 min
$7 - $9
Walk • 12 min
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Empire State Building is to line 6 subway which costs $3 and takes 6 min.
The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Empire State Building is to taxi which costs $7 - $9 and takes 1 min.
The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Empire State Building is 2424 feet.
The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Empire State Building without a car is to line 6 subway which takes 6 min and costs $3.
The line 6 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 33 St takes 2 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.
There are 1813+ hotels available in Empire State Building. Prices start at $114 USD per night.
What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and Empire State Building, NY, USA?
New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Grand Central Terminal to Empire State Building every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 2 min.
Subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 33 St
- Ave. Duration
- 2 min
- Every 5 minutes
- Estimated price
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