There are 7 ways to get from Manhattan to Flatbush by subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar, foot or bike

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Subway  •  35 min

  1. Take the subway from 81 St - Museum of Natural History to Church Av B

$3

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Bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the bus from 5 Av / W 54 St to Cortelyou Rd / E 18 St Bm1 / ...

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Flatbush 12.9 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Flatbush 12.9 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manhattan to Flatbush 12.9 miles

$30 - $40

Walk  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Walk from Manhattan to Flatbush 11 miles

Bikeshare  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Cycle from Central Park West & W 85 St to Sterling St & Bedford Ave 11.5 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 5 Av / W 54 St and arriving at Cortelyou Rd / E 18 St. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 57 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Flatbush is 9 miles. The road distance is 12.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Flatbush without a car is to subway which takes 35 min and costs .

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The subway from 81 St - Museum of Natural History to Church Av takes 35 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Manhattan to Flatbush bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from 5 Av / W 54 St station.

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Manhattan to Flatbush bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at Cortelyou Rd / E 18 St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Flatbush is 13 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Manhattan to Flatbush.

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There are 1760+ hotels available in Flatbush. Prices start at $117 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 9.1 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Flatbush, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Manhattan to Flatbush every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 57 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from 5 Av / W 54 St to Cortelyou Rd / E 18 St
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manhattan to Flatbush
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$30 - $40
UberX
$30 - $45
Car Seat
$40 - $55
UberXL
$50 - $65
Black
$65 - $85
Black SUV
$85 - $110
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Central Park West & W 85 St to Sterling St & Bedford Ave
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Manhattan to Flatbush
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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