There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Americas Tower by subway, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Subway  •  11 min

  1. Take the subway from 86 St to 47-50 Sts - Rockefeller Ctr B

$3

4 alternative options

Line 28 bus  •  16 min

  1. Take the line 28 bus from 5Th Ave @ 85Th St to 5Th Ave @ 43Rd St 28

$3

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Americas Tower 2.6 miles

$17 - $21

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manhattan to Americas Tower 2.6 miles

$14 - $17

Walk  •  44 min

  1. Walk from Manhattan to Americas Tower 2.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Americas Tower is to subway which costs $3 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Americas Tower is to taxi which costs $17 - $21 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 5Th Ave @ 85Th St and arriving at 5Th Ave @ 43Rd St. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from 86 St and arriving at 47-50 Sts - Rockefeller Ctr. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Americas Tower is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Manhattan to Americas Tower without a car is to subway which takes 11 min and costs $3.

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The subway from 86 St to 47-50 Sts - Rockefeller Ctr takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Manhattan to Americas Tower bus services, operated by Westchester County Bee-Line System, depart from 5Th Ave @ 85Th St station.

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Manhattan to Americas Tower train services, operated by MTA, depart from 86 St station.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Americas Tower.
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  • Distance: 2 miles
  • Duration: 11 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Americas Tower, NY, USA?

MTA operates a vehicle from 86 St to 47-50 Sts - Rockefeller Ctr every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, Westchester County Bee-Line System operates a bus from 5Th Ave @ 85Th St to 5Th Ave @ 43Rd St every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 10 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.

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Website
mta.info
Subway from 86 St to 47-50 Sts - Rockefeller Ctr
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 914 995-2000
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from 5Th Ave @ 85Th St to 5Th Ave @ 43Rd St
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
All other routes
$3
BxM4C/Rte28 Westchester-Manhattan Express
$8
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Manhattan to Americas Tower
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$14 - $17
Car Seat
$27 - $30
UberX
$15 - $17
UberXL
$24 - $28
Black
$32 - $37
Black SUV
$50 - $60
Taxi from Manhattan to Americas Tower
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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Manhattan to Americas Tower bus services, operated by Westchester County Bee-Line System, arrive at 5Th Ave @ 43Rd St station.

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Manhattan to Americas Tower train services, operated by MTA, arrive at 47-50 Sts - Rockefeller Ctr station.

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There are 2272+ hotels available in Americas Tower. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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