There are 7 ways to get from Long Island City to Battery Park City by subway, ferry, 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 7 subway, line 4 subway  •  19 min

  1. Take the line 7 subway from Hunters Point Av to Grand Central - 42 St 7 / ...
  2. Take the line 4 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Fulton St 4 / ...

$6

Cheapest option

Ferry  •  26 min

  1. Take the ferry from Long Island City to Pier 11 / Wall Street Ast

$2 - $4

5 alternative options

Subway  •  25 min

  1. Take the subway from Court Sq to World Trade Center E

$3

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Long Island City to Battery Park City 7.7 miles

$40 - $55

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Long Island City to Battery Park City 7.7 miles

$18 - $24

Walk  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Walk from Long Island City to Battery Park City 6.3 miles

Bikeshare  •  45 min

  1. Cycle from Jackson Ave & 46 Rd to South End Ave & Liberty St 7 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Long Island City and arriving at Pier 11 / Wall Street. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Long Island City and Battery Park City is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Long Island City to Battery Park City without a car is to line 7 subway and line 4 subway which takes 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 19 min to get from Long Island City to Battery Park City, including transfers.

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There are 1796+ hotels available in Battery Park City. Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Long Island City to Battery Park City.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 4.2 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

What companies run services between Long Island City, NY, USA and Battery Park City, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Long Island City to Battery Park City. However, you can take the line 7 subway to Grand Central - 42 St then take the line 4 subway to Fulton St. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Long Island City to Battery Park City every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from Hunters Point Av to Grand Central - 42 St
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Fulton St
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Court Sq to World Trade Center
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Ferry operators
NYC Ferry
Phone
1-844-4NY-FERRY
Email
help@ferry.nyc
Website
ferry.nyc
Ferry from Long Island City to Pier 11 / Wall Street
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ferry.nyc
Adult
$3
Adult and Bike
$4
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Long Island City to Battery Park City
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$18 - $24
UberX
$20 - $27
Car Seat
$29 - $40
UberXL
$30 - $40
Black
$45 - $60
Black SUV
$60 - $75
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Jackson Ave & 46 Rd to South End Ave & Liberty St
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Long Island City to Battery Park City
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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