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There are 4 ways to get from New York to Battery Park City by subway, bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Line 1 subway  •  7 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from Houston St to WTC Cortlandt 1

$3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  9 min

  1. Take the bus from Broadway & 3rd to Broadway /Liberty St Hawley

$5 - $6

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Battery Park City 2.2 miles

$15 - $18

Walk  •  38 min

  1. Walk from New York to Battery Park City 2 miles

New York to Battery Park City by subway

The subway journey time between New York and Battery Park City is around 6 min and covers a distance of around 1 miles. The fastest subway normally takes 5 min. Operated by MTA, the New York to Battery Park City subway service departs from Houston St and arrives in WTC Cortlandt. Typically 1673 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Subway route overview

Average subway time:
6 min
Fastest subway time:
5 min
Subways per week:
1673
Cheapest price:
$3
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last subways

First subway departs at:
00:01
Last subway departs at:
23:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York to Battery Park City subway schedules

New York → Battery Park City
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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 Battery Park City is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Battery Park City is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Battery Park City is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Battery Park City is to line 1 subway which costs $3 and takes 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Battery Park City is to taxi which costs $15 - $18 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Broadway & 3rd and arriving at Broadway /Liberty St. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Houston St and arriving at WTC Cortlandt. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The distance between New York and Battery Park City is 2 miles.

The best way to get from New York to Battery Park City without a car is to line 1 subway which takes 7 min and costs $3.

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The line 1 subway from Houston St to WTC Cortlandt takes 7 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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New York to Battery Park City bus services, operated by Shortline Bus, depart from Broadway & 3rd station.

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New York to Battery Park City train services, operated by MTA, depart from Houston St station.

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New York to Battery Park City bus services, operated by Shortline Bus, arrive at Broadway /Liberty St station.

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Map of how to get from New York to Battery Park City.
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  • Distance: 1.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Battery Park City, NY, USA?

MTA operates a vehicle from Houston St to WTC Cortlandt every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, Shortline Bus operates a bus from Broadway & 3rd to Broadway /Liberty St once daily. Tickets cost $5 - $6 and the journey takes 9 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 Houston St to WTC Cortlandt
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
Shortline Bus
Phone
+1 (845) 782-3528
Email
shortline@coachusa.com
Website
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Broadway & 3rd to Broadway /Liberty St
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
web.coachusa.com
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Battery Park City
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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New York to Battery Park City train services, operated by MTA, arrive at WTC Cortlandt station.

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