There are 7 ways to get from Midtown Manhattan to Williamsburg by subway, bus, 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

5 alternative options

Bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 49 St to Queens Plaza S/28 St Q32
  2. Take the bus from Jackson Av/Queens Pz S to Driggs Av/N 6 St B62

$5 - $14

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

$15 - $20

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

No, there is no direct bus from Midtown Manhattan to Williamsburg. However, there are services departing from Madison Av/E 49 St and arriving at Driggs Av/N 6 St via Jackson Av/Queens Pz S. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Midtown Manhattan and Williamsburg is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Midtown Manhattan to Williamsburg without a car is to subway which takes 22 min and costs .

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

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Midtown Manhattan to Williamsburg bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Madison Av/E 49 St station.

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Midtown Manhattan to Williamsburg bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at Driggs Av/N 6 St station.

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There are 1790+ hotels available in Williamsburg. Prices start at $117 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Midtown Manhattan to Williamsburg.
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  • Distance: 3.3 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

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

You can take a bus from Midtown Manhattan to Williamsburg via Queens Plaza S/28 St and Jackson Av/Queens Pz S in around 47 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
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 49 St to Queens Plaza S/28 St
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Jackson Av/Queens Pz S to Driggs Av/N 6 St
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
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
$15 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$15 - $20
UberX
$17 - $23
Car Seat
$26 - $35
UberXL
$25 - $35
Black
$35 - $50
Black SUV
$50 - $70
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
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
More information at
citibikenyc.com
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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