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There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to Brooklyn Bridge by subway, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Subway  •  26 min

  1. Take the subway from 59 St-Columbus Circle to High St A / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Subway via 86 St  •  31 min

  1. Take the subway from 86 St to High St A / ...

$3

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Brooklyn Bridge 9.9 miles

$55 - $65

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Brooklyn Bridge 9.9 miles

$1 - $2

Manhattan to Brooklyn Bridge by subway and walk

The journey time between Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridge is around 19 min and covers a distance of around 6 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 17 min. Operated by MTA, the Manhattan to Brooklyn Bridge service departs from 59 St-Columbus Circle and arrives in Brooklyn Bridge. Typically 1882 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
19 min
Fastest journey time:
17 min
Journey distance:
6 miles
Services per week:
1882
Cheapest price:
$3
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:09
Last service departs at:
23:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manhattan to Brooklyn Bridge subway and walk schedules

Manhattan → Brooklyn Bridge
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Rules to follow in United States

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Travel within United States

Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

COVID-19 help in United States

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 800-232-4636

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, travel within United States is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Brooklyn Bridge is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Brooklyn Bridge is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Brooklyn Bridge is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Brooklyn Bridge is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 14 min.

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The fastest way to get from Manhattan to Brooklyn Bridge is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs $55 - $65.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from 59 St-Columbus Circle and arriving at High St. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridge is 6 miles. The road distance is 9.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Brooklyn Bridge without a car is to subway which takes 26 min and costs $3.

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The subway from 59 St-Columbus Circle to High St takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Manhattan to Brooklyn Bridge train services, operated by MTA, depart from 59 St-Columbus Circle station.

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Manhattan to Brooklyn Bridge train services, operated by MTA, arrive at High St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Brooklyn Bridge is 10 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Manhattan to Brooklyn Bridge.

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There are 1043+ hotels available in Brooklyn Bridge. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 5.8 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

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

MTA operates a vehicle from 59 St-Columbus Circle to High St every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 19 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.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from 59 St-Columbus Circle to High St
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 86 St to High St
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Brooklyn Bridge
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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