There are 6 ways to get from Midtown Manhattan to Williamsburg by subway, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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 via 6 Av  •  22 min

  1. Take the subway from 5 Av/53 St to 14 St M
  2. Take the subway from 6 Av to Lorimer St L

$6

Cheapest option

Subway  •  23 min

  1. Take the subway from 5 Av/53 St to Marcy Av M

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Midtown Manhattan to Williamsburg 6.4 miles

$35 - $45

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Midtown Manhattan to Williamsburg 6.4 miles

$21 - $29

Walk  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Walk from Midtown Manhattan to Williamsburg 5.8 miles

Bikeshare  •  39 min

  1. Cycle from W 52 St & 5 Ave to Metropolitan Ave & Meeker Ave 6.1 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Midtown Manhattan to Williamsburg is to subway which costs $3 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Midtown Manhattan to Williamsburg is to taxi which costs $35 - $45 and takes 9 min.

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The distance between Midtown Manhattan and Williamsburg is 3 miles.

It takes approximately 22 min to get from Midtown Manhattan to Williamsburg, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Midtown Manhattan, NY, USA and Williamsburg, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Midtown Manhattan to Williamsburg. However, you can take the subway to 14 St, take the walk to 6 Av, then take the subway to Lorimer St. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Midtown Manhattan to Williamsburg every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from 5 Av/53 St to 14 St
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 6 Av to Lorimer St
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 5 Av/53 St to Marcy Av
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Midtown Manhattan to Williamsburg
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$21 - $29
uberX
$24 - $35
uberX + Car Seat
$30 - $45
uberXL
$30 - $45
UberBLACK
$35 - $50
SUV
$50 - $70
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from W 52 St & 5 Ave to Metropolitan Ave & Meeker Ave
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Midtown Manhattan to Williamsburg
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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