There are 7 ways to get from Manhattan to FAO Schwarz by bus, subway, taxi, towncar or foot

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Line 28 bus  •  8 min

  1. Take the line 28 bus from 5Th Ave @ 85Th St to 5Th Ave @ 59Th St 28

$3

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Line 6 subway  •  10 min

  1. Take the line 6 subway from 86 St to 59 St 4 / ...

$3

Subway  •  13 min

  1. Take the subway from 86 St to 7 Av B
  2. Take the subway from 57 St - 7 Av to 5 Av/59 St R / ...

$6

Bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the bus from 85th St. & Lex to 59th & Lex Hampton-Eastbound / ...

$20 - $60

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to FAO Schwarz 1.8 miles

$12 - $16

Uber  •  3 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manhattan to FAO Schwarz 1.8 miles

$11 - $14

Walk  •  32 min

  1. Walk from Manhattan to FAO Schwarz 1.7 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to FAO Schwarz is to line 28 bus which costs $3 and takes 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to FAO Schwarz is to taxi which costs $12 - $16 and takes 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 5Th Ave @ 85Th St and arriving at 5Th Ave @ 59Th St. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from 86 St and arriving at 59 St. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and FAO Schwarz is 1 miles.

The best way to get from Manhattan to FAO Schwarz without a car is to line 28 bus which takes 8 min and costs $3.

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The line 28 bus from 5Th Ave @ 85Th St to 5Th Ave @ 59Th St takes 6 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Manhattan to FAO Schwarz bus services, operated by Westchester County Bee-Line System, depart from 5Th Ave @ 85Th St station.

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Manhattan to FAO Schwarz train services, operated by MTA, depart from 86 St station.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to FAO Schwarz.
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  • Distance: 1.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and FAO Schwarz, NY, USA?

Westchester County Bee-Line System operates a bus from 5Th Ave @ 85Th St to 5Th Ave @ 59Th St every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 6 min. Alternatively, MTA operates a vehicle from 86 St to 59 St every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 5 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 86 St to 59 St
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 86 St to 7 Av
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 57 St - 7 Av to 5 Av/59 St
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 914 995-2000
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from 5Th Ave @ 85Th St to 5Th Ave @ 59Th St
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
All other routes
$3
BxM4C/Rte28 Westchester-Manhattan Express
$8
Hampton Ambassador
Phone
631.283.4676
Website
hamptonambassador.com
Bus from 85th St. & Lex to 59th & Lex
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $50
Schedules at
hamptonambassador.com
Prepay
$45
Onboard
$50
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 86th St- Lexington btwn 85th & 86th St to 59th St-Lexington btwn 58th & 59th St
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Book at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Manhattan to FAO Schwarz
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$11 - $14
Car Seat
$24 - $27
UberX
$12 - $14
UberXL
$21 - $24
Black
$28 - $32
Black SUV
$45 - $50
Taxi from Manhattan to FAO Schwarz
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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Manhattan to FAO Schwarz bus services, operated by Westchester County Bee-Line System, arrive at 5Th Ave @ 59Th St station.

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Manhattan to FAO Schwarz train services, operated by MTA, arrive at 59 St station.

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There are 2263+ hotels available in FAO Schwarz. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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