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

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Subway  •  42 min

  1. Take the subway from 86 St to Kings Hwy B

$3

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Bus  •  1h 12m

  1. Take the bus from 5 Av / W 54 St to Av K / E 29 St Bm1 / ...

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Flatlands 14.3 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Flatlands 14.3 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manhattan to Flatlands 14.3 miles

$45 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Flatlands is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Flatlands is to taxi which costs $75 - $95 and takes 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 5 Av / W 54 St and arriving at Av K / E 29 St. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1h 12m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from 86 St and arriving at Kings Hwy. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Flatlands is 11 miles. The road distance is 14.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Flatlands without a car is to subway which takes 42 min and costs $3.

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The subway from 86 St to Kings Hwy takes 42 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Manhattan to Flatlands bus services, operated by MTA, depart from 5 Av / W 54 St station.

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

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Manhattan to Flatlands bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Av K / E 29 St station.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Flatlands.
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  • Distance: 11.4 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

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

MTA operates a vehicle from 86 St to Kings Hwy every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 42 min. Alternatively, MTA operates a bus from 5 Av / W 54 St to Av K / E 29 St hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 1h 12m.

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.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from 86 St to Kings Hwy
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus 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.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Bus from 5 Av / W 54 St to Av K / E 29 St
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Manhattan to Flatlands
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$45 - $60
Car Seat
$60 - $75
UberX
$50 - $60
UberXL
$70 - $80
Black
$85 - $100
Black SUV
$130 - $150
Taxi from Manhattan to Flatlands
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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Manhattan to Flatlands train services, operated by MTA, arrive at Kings Hwy station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Flatlands is 14 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Manhattan to Flatlands.

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There are 2126+ hotels available in Flatlands. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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