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There are 3 ways to get from Manhattan to Morningside Heights by subway, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Subway  •  6 min

  1. Take the subway from 86 St to 116 St A / ...

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Morningside Heights 2.3 miles

$15 - $19

Walk  •  46 min

  1. Walk from Manhattan to Morningside Heights 2.4 miles

Manhattan to Morningside Heights by subway

The subway journey time between Manhattan and Morningside Heights is around 5 min and covers a distance of around 2 miles. The fastest subway normally takes 5 min. Operated by MTA, the Manhattan to Morningside Heights subway service departs from 86 St and arrives in 116 St. Typically 1218 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Subway route overview

Average subway time:
5 min
Fastest subway time:
5 min
Subways per week:
1218
Cheapest price:
$3
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last subways

First subway departs at:
00:05
Last subway departs at:
23:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manhattan to Morningside Heights subway schedules

Manhattan → Morningside Heights
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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
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Morningside Heights is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Morningside Heights is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Morningside Heights is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 8 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Morningside Heights is to subway which costs $3 and takes 6 min.

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The fastest way to get from Manhattan to Morningside Heights is to taxi. Taking this option will cost $15 - $19 and takes 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from 86 St and arriving at 116 St. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Morningside Heights is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Manhattan to Morningside Heights without a car is to subway which takes 6 min and costs $3.

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The subway from 86 St to 116 St takes 6 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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

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Manhattan to Morningside Heights train services, operated by MTA, arrive at 116 St station.

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There are 1035+ hotels available in Morningside Heights. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Morningside Heights.
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  • Distance: 1.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Morningside Heights, NY, USA?

MTA operates a vehicle from 86 St to 116 St every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 6 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.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from 86 St to 116 St
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Morningside Heights
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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