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

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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 23 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

$40 - $60

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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 takes 27 min and costs $95 - $120.

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The distance between Manhattan and Coney Island is 23 km. The road distance is 28 km.

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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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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 23 min.

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

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Manhattan to Coney Island hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 23 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from E 57 St/Madison Av to Cropsey Av/Bay 52 St
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 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
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$40 - $60
uberX
$45 - $60
uberX + Car Seat
$55 - $75
uberXL
$70 - $90
UberBLACK
$90 - $120
SUV
$110 - $150
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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