There are 7 ways to get from Madison Square Garden to Chinatown by subway, bus, 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

Subway via W 4 St  •  15 min

  1. A
  2. B / ...

$6

Cheapest option

Subway  •  15 min

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$3

5 alternative options

Bus  •  38 min

  1. Capital Bus Tours

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. 3.1 miles

$19 - $23

Uber  •  8 min

  1. 3.1 miles

$8 - $13

Walk  •  55 min

  1. 2.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  27 min

  1. 3.1 miles

$10

What companies run services between Madison Square Garden, NY, USA and Chinatown, NY, USA?

Capital Bus Tour operates a bus from Madison Square Garden to Chinatown every 4 hours, and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from 34 St - Penn Station to W 4 St
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from W 4 St to Grand St
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 34 St - Herald Sq to Grand St
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
Capital Bus Tour
Website
capitalbustour.com
Bus from New York - Oakwood 888 6th Ave. to New York - 19 Pike St.
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
capitalbustour.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Madison Square Garden to Chinatown
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$8 - $13
uberX + Car Seat
$24 - $35
uberX
$15 - $21
uberXL
$19 - $25
UberBLACK
$24 - $35
SUV
$35 - $45
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from W 33 St & 7 Ave to Forsyth St & Canal St
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Madison Square Garden to Chinatown
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$19 - $23
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Madison Square Garden and Chinatown is 4 km.

The cheapest way to get from Madison Square Garden to Chinatown is to subway which costs $3 and takes 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Madison Square Garden to Chinatown is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs $19 - $23.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York - Oakwood 888 6th Ave. and arriving at New York - 19 Pike St.. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

It takes approximately 15 min to get from Madison Square Garden to Chinatown, including transfers.