There are 6 ways to get from Manhattan to Rikers Island by bus, subway, taxi, car, towncar or foot
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Rikers Island is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 15 min.
The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Rikers Island is to taxi which costs $50 - $65 and takes 15 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Jackson Av/42 Rd and arriving at Rikers Island Rdy/Rikers Island. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.
The distance between Manhattan and Rikers Island is 4 miles. The road distance is 9.2 miles.
The best way to get from Manhattan to Rikers Island without a car is to bus which takes 31 min and costs $2 - $7.
The bus from Jackson Av/42 Rd to Rikers Island Rdy/Rikers Island takes 25 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.
Manhattan to Rikers Island bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Jackson Av/42 Rd station.
Manhattan to Rikers Island bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at Rikers Island Rdy/Rikers Island station.
Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Rikers Island is 9 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Manhattan to Rikers Island.
There are 1741+ hotels available in Rikers Island. Prices start at $118 USD per night.
What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Rikers Island, NY, USA?
New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Manhattan to Rikers Island every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 25 min.
Subway from Lexington Av/59 St to Queens Plaza
- Ave. Duration
- 5 min
- Every 5 minutes
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