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

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

Line 5 subway, bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from 86 St to Bowling Green 5 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Broadway/Morris St to Hylan Bl/Montreal Av X1

$5 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from W 50 St/Av Of The Americas to Hylan Bl/Montreal Av X1

$2 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Staten Island 25.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Staten Island 25.2 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  35 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manhattan to Staten Island 25.2 miles

$55 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Staten Island is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Staten Island is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 35 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Staten Island is 18 miles. The road distance is 25.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from Manhattan to Staten Island, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from W 50 St/Av Of The Americas and arriving at Hylan Bl/Montreal Av. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Staten Island, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Manhattan to Staten Island every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Broadway/Morris St to Hylan Bl/Montreal Av
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from W 50 St/Av Of The Americas to Hylan Bl/Montreal Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 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 Staten Island
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$55 - $75
uberX
$60 - $80
uberX + Car Seat
$70 - $90
uberXL
$95 - $120
UberBLACK
$120 - $160
SUV
$150 - $200
Taxi from Manhattan to Staten Island
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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