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There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Coney Island by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  52 min

  1. Take the subway from 81 St - Museum of Natural History to Brighton Beach B

$3

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from E 57 St/Madison Av to Cropsey Av/Bay 52 St X28 / ...

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Coney Island 17.8 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Coney Island 17.8 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  27 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manhattan to Coney Island 17.8 miles

$35 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Coney Island is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Coney Island is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from E 57 St/Madison Av and arriving at Cropsey Av/Bay 52 St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Coney Island is 14 miles. The road distance is 17.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Coney Island without a car is to subway which takes 52 min and costs $3.

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The subway from 81 St - Museum of Natural History to Brighton Beach takes 52 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Manhattan to Coney Island bus services, operated by MTA, depart from E 57 St/Madison Av station.

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Manhattan to Coney Island bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Cropsey Av/Bay 52 St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Coney Island is 18 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Manhattan to Coney Island.

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There are 1786+ hotels available in Coney Island. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Coney Island.
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  • Distance: 14.4 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Coney Island, NY, USA?

MTA operates a bus from Manhattan to Coney Island hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from E 57 St/Madison Av to Cropsey Av/Bay 52 St
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manhattan to Coney Island
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
Car Seat
$50 - $65
UberX
$40 - $55
UberPool
$35 - $50
UberXL
$60 - $80
Black
$85 - $110
Black SUV
$100 - $140
Taxi from Manhattan to Coney Island
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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