There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Brooklyn Botanic Garden by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 2 subway  •  40 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from 72 St to Eastern Pkwy - Brooklyn Museum 2 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Subway, bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the subway from 81 St - Museum of Natural History to DeKalb Av B
  2. Take the bus from Livingston St/Nevins St to Flatbush Av/Prospect Park Ent B41

$5 - $10

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Brooklyn Botanic Garden 11.8 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Brooklyn Botanic Garden 11.8 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manhattan to Brooklyn Botanic Garden 11.8 miles

$40 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Brooklyn Botanic Garden is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Brooklyn Botanic Garden is to taxi which costs $65 - $80 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from 72 St and arriving at Eastern Pkwy - Brooklyn Museum. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Brooklyn Botanic Garden is 8 miles. The road distance is 11.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Brooklyn Botanic Garden without a car is to line 2 subway which takes 40 min and costs $3.

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The line 2 subway from 72 St to Eastern Pkwy - Brooklyn Museum takes 35 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Manhattan to Brooklyn Botanic Garden train services, operated by MTA, depart from 72 St station.

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Manhattan to Brooklyn Botanic Garden train services, operated by MTA, arrive at Eastern Pkwy - Brooklyn Museum station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Brooklyn Botanic Garden is 12 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Manhattan to Brooklyn Botanic Garden.

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  • Distance: 8 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Brooklyn Botanic Garden, NY, USA?

MTA operates a vehicle from 72 St to Eastern Pkwy - Brooklyn Museum every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 35 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 72 St to Eastern Pkwy - Brooklyn Museum
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 81 St - Museum of Natural History to DeKalb Av
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus 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
Bus from Livingston St/Nevins St to Flatbush Av/Prospect Park Ent
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Manhattan to Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$40 - $50
Car Seat
$55 - $65
UberX
$44 - $49
UberXL
$60 - $70
Black
$75 - $90
Black SUV
$110 - $130
Taxi from Manhattan to Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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