There are 5 ways to get from Journal Square Transportation Center to Central Park by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or bike

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Train, subway  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 9th Street Path
  2. Take the subway from W 4 St to 81 St - Museum of Natural History A / ...

$6

Cheapest option

Line 119 bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the line 119 bus from Journal Square Transportation Center to Port Authority Bus Terminal 119 / ...

$4 - $5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Journal Square Transportation Center to Central Park 9.3 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Journal Square Transportation Center to Central Park 9.3 miles

$1 - $2

Bikeshare  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Cycle from Journal Square to Central Park West & W 85 St 17.7 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The distance between Journal Square Transportation Center and Central Park is 6 miles. The road distance is 9.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Journal Square Transportation Center to Central Park without a car is to train and subway which takes 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 45 min to get from Journal Square Transportation Center to Central Park, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Journal Square Transportation Center to Central Park is 9 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Journal Square Transportation Center to Central Park.

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There are 1780+ hotels available in Central Park. Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Journal Square Transportation Center to Central Park.
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  • Distance: 6.2 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Journal Square Transportation Center, NJ, USA and Central Park, NY, USA?

NJ Transit operates a bus from Journal Square Transportation Center to Central Park every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Journal Square to Central Park West & W 85 St
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Journal Square Transportation Center to Central Park
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net

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