There are 2 ways to get from New York to Randalls & Wards Islands by subway or taxi
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New York to Randalls & Wards Islands by subway
The subway journey time between New York and Randalls & Wards Islands is around 14 min and covers a distance of around 4 miles. The fastest subway normally takes 14 min. Operated by MTA, the New York to Randalls & Wards Islands subway service departs from W 4 St-Wash Sq and arrives in 86 St. Typically 1218 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
Subway route overview
First and last subways
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
New York to Randalls & Wards Islands subway schedules
Subways departing Saturday, June 19, 2021
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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from New York to Randalls & Wards Islands is to subway which costs $3 and takes 15 min.
The quickest way to get from New York to Randalls & Wards Islands is to taxi which costs $28 - $35 and takes 10 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from W 4 St-Wash Sq and arriving at 86 St. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.
The distance between New York and Randalls & Wards Islands is 5 miles.
The best way to get from New York to Randalls & Wards Islands without a car is to subway which takes 15 min and costs $3.
The subway from W 4 St-Wash Sq to 86 St takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.
New York to Randalls & Wards Islands train services, operated by MTA, depart from W 4 St-Wash Sq station.
New York to Randalls & Wards Islands train services, operated by MTA, arrive at 86 St station.
There are 1034+ hotels available in Randalls & Wards Islands. Prices start at $100 USD per night.
What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Randalls & Wards Islands, NY, USA?
MTA operates a vehicle from W 4 St-Wash Sq to 86 St every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 15 min.
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.
Subway from W 4 St-Wash Sq to 86 St
- Ave. Duration
- 15 min
- Every 10 minutes
- Estimated price
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