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There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to Gerritsen Beach by subway, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Subway, bus  •  1h 8m

  1. Take the subway from 86 St to Kings Hwy B
  2. Take the bus from Quentin Rd/E 16 St to Gerritsen Av/Cyrus Av B31

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1h 23m

  1. Take the bus from 5 Av / W 54 St to Emmons Av / Brigham St Bm3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Gerritsen Beach 18.1 miles

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Gerritsen Beach 18.1 miles

Manhattan to Gerritsen Beach by subway and bus

The journey time between Manhattan and Gerritsen Beach is around 1h 10m and covers a distance of around 17 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 9 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 3m. Operated by MTA and MTA Bus Company, the Manhattan to Gerritsen Beach service departs from 86 St and arrives in Gerritsen Av/Cyrus Av. Typically 260 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 1m
Layover time:
9 min
Total time:
1h 10m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 3m
Journey distance:
17 miles
Services per week:
260
Cheapest price:
$5
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:54
Last service departs at:
21:26

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manhattan to Gerritsen Beach subway and bus schedules

Manhattan → Gerritsen Beach
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 800-232-4636

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, travel within United States is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Gerritsen Beach is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Gerritsen Beach is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Gerritsen Beach is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 27 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Gerritsen Beach is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Gerritsen Beach is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 5 Av / W 54 St and arriving at Emmons Av / Brigham St. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1h 23m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Gerritsen Beach is 14 miles. The road distance is 18.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Gerritsen Beach without a car is to subway and bus which takes 1h 8m and costs $5 - $10.

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It takes approximately 1h 8m to get from Manhattan to Gerritsen Beach, including transfers.

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

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Manhattan to Gerritsen Beach bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Emmons Av / Brigham St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Gerritsen Beach is 18 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Manhattan to Gerritsen Beach.

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There are 926+ hotels available in Gerritsen Beach. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 13.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 8m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Gerritsen Beach, NY, USA?

MTA operates a bus from 5 Av / W 54 St to Emmons Av / Brigham St hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $7 and the journey takes 1h 23m.

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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
mta.info
Seniors 65+ and Disabled
$2
Standard Fare
$3
Bus operators
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Bus from Quentin Rd/E 16 St to Gerritsen Av/Cyrus Av
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
new.mta.info
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 Emmons Av / Brigham St
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Website
mta.info
Standard Rider
$2 - $7
Seniors 65+ and disabled
$1 - $4
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Gerritsen Beach
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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