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There are 5 ways to get from Hunts Point Riverside Park to 79th Street Station (IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line) by subway, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 2 subway  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Simpson St to 79 St 2

$3

4 alternative options

Line 2 subway via 72 St  •  51 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Simpson St to 72 St 2

$3

Bus, line 1 subway  •  1h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Halleck St/Spofford Av to W 155 St/Amsterdam Av Bx6 / ...
  2. Take the line 1 subway from 145 St to 79 St 1

$6 - $10

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hunts Point Riverside Park to 79th Street Station (IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line) 8.4 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Hunts Point Riverside Park to 79th Street Station (IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line) 8.4 miles

$1 - $2

Hunts Point Riverside Park to 79th Street Station (IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line) by walk and subway

The journey time between Hunts Point Riverside Park and 79th Street Station (IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line) is around 23 min and covers a distance of around 7 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 21 min. Services are operated by MTA. Typically 131 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
23 min
Fastest journey time:
21 min
Services per week:
131
Cheapest price:
$3
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:03
Last service departs at:
06:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Hunts Point Riverside Park to 79th Street Station (IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line) walk and subway schedules

Departing Sunday, June 20, 2021

Hunts Point Riverside Park → 79th Street Station (IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line)
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Hunts Point Riverside Park to 79th Street Station (IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line) is to drive, which costs $1 - $2 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hunts Point Riverside Park to 79th Street Station (IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line) is to taxi which costs $45 - $60 and takes 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Simpson St and arriving at 79 St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between Hunts Point Riverside Park and 79th Street Station (IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line) is 6 miles. The road distance is 8.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Hunts Point Riverside Park to 79th Street Station (IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line) without a car is to line 2 subway which takes 42 min and costs $3.

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The line 2 subway from Simpson St to 79 St takes 23 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Hunts Point Riverside Park to 79th Street Station (IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line) train services, operated by MTA, depart from Simpson St station.

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Hunts Point Riverside Park to 79th Street Station (IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line) train services, operated by MTA, arrive at 79 St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hunts Point Riverside Park to 79th Street Station (IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line) is 8 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Hunts Point Riverside Park to 79th Street Station (IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line).

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There are 1041+ hotels available in 79th Street Station (IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hunts Point Riverside Park to 79th Street Station (IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line).
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  • Distance: 5.7 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Hunts Point Riverside Park, NY, USA and 79th Street Station (IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line), NY, USA?

MTA operates a vehicle from Simpson St to 79 St hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from Simpson St to 79 St
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Simpson St to 72 St
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 145 St to 79 St
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Bus from Halleck St/Spofford Av to W 155 St/Amsterdam Av
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Hunts Point Riverside Park to 79th Street Station (IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Mexico Car Service
Phone
+1 914-968-6666
Website
mexicocs.com

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