There are 5 ways to get from New York to Staten Island by bus, ferry, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the bus from Broadway/W Houston St to Hylan Bl/Buffalo St Sim1c / ...

$2 - $7

4 alternative options

Ferry, train  •  54 min

  1. Take the ferry from Whitehall Ferry Terminal to St. George Ferry Terminal Staten Island Ferry
  2. Take the train from St George to Bay Terrace Sir

$3

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Staten Island 18.4 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from New York to Staten Island 18.4 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  30 min

  1. Take an Uber from New York to Staten Island 18.4 miles

$45 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Staten Island is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Staten Island is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Broadway/W Houston St and arriving at Hylan Bl/Buffalo St. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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The distance between New York and Staten Island is 14 miles. The road distance is 18.4 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Staten Island without a car is to bus which takes 52 min and costs $2 - $7.

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The bus from Broadway/W Houston St to Hylan Bl/Buffalo St takes 52 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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New York to Staten Island bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Broadway/W Houston St station.

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New York to Staten Island bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at Hylan Bl/Buffalo St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Staten Island is 18 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from New York to Staten Island.

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There are 447+ hotels available in Staten Island. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 13.9 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

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

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from New York to Staten Island every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 52 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Broadway/W Houston St to Hylan Bl/Buffalo St
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Ferry operators
Staten Island Ferry
Phone
+1 212-504-4115
Website
nyc.gov
Ferry from Whitehall Ferry Terminal to St. George Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
nyc.gov
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New York to Staten Island
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$45 - $60
UberX
$45 - $65
Car Seat
$55 - $75
UberXL
$70 - $95
Black
$90 - $120
Black SUV
$110 - $150
Taxi from New York to Staten Island
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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