There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to Crown Heights by subway, night bus, taxi or car
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Line 5 subway • 36 min
3 alternative options
Night bus • 46 min
$2 - $7
Taxi • 21 min
$65 - $80
Drive • 21 min
$1 - $2
Manhattan to Crown Heights by subways
The subway journey time between Manhattan and Crown Heights is around 38 min and covers a distance of around 11 miles. The fastest subway normally takes 34 min. Operated by MTA, the Manhattan to Crown Heights subway service departs from 86 St and arrives in President St-Medgar Evers College. Typically 540 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
Subway route overview
First and last subways
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Manhattan to Crown Heights subway schedules
Subways departing Monday, June 14, 2021
Subways departing Tuesday, June 15, 2021
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Last updated: 8 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Crown Heights is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 21 min.
The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Crown Heights is to taxi which costs $65 - $80 and takes 21 min.
Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from W 58 St/BROADWAY and arriving at Nostrand Av/Eastern Py. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 46 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from 86 St and arriving at President St-Medgar Evers College. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 36 min.
It is 8 miles from Manhattan to Crown Heights. It is approximately 12.2 miles to drive.
The best way to get from Manhattan to Crown Heights without a car is to line 5 subway which takes 36 min and costs $3.
The line 5 subway from 86 St to President St-Medgar Evers College takes 36 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.
Manhattan to Crown Heights bus services, operated by MTA Bus Company, depart from W 58 St/BROADWAY station.
Manhattan to Crown Heights train services, operated by MTA, depart from 86 St station.
Manhattan to Crown Heights bus services, operated by MTA Bus Company, arrive at Nostrand Av/Eastern Py station.
What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Crown Heights, Kings County, NY, USA?
MTA operates a vehicle from 86 St to President St-Medgar Evers College every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 36 min. Alternatively, MTA Bus Company operates a vehicle from W 58 St/BROADWAY to Nostrand Av/Eastern Py every 2 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 46 min.
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.
Subway from 86 St to President St-Medgar Evers College
- Ave. Duration
- 36 min
- Every 20 minutes
- Estimated price
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More Questions & Answers
Manhattan to Crown Heights train services, operated by MTA, arrive at President St-Medgar Evers College station.
Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Crown Heights is 12 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Manhattan to Crown Heights.
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