There are 7 ways to get from Pennsylvania Station to East 78th Street Houses 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

Line 2 subway, line 7 subway, line 6 subway  •  21 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Times Sq - 42 St 2 / ...
  2. Take the line 7 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Grand Central - 42 St 7 / ...
  3. Take the line 6 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 77 St 6

$9

Cheapest option

Subway  •  26 min

  1. Take the subway from 34 St - Herald Sq to 72 St Q / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Line 6 subway  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 6 subway from 28 St to 77 St 6

$3

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pennsylvania Station to East 78th Street Houses 3.3 miles

$20 - $24

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Pennsylvania Station to East 78th Street Houses 3.3 miles

$7 - $12

Walk  •  1 h

  1. Walk from Pennsylvania Station to East 78th Street Houses 3.2 miles

Bikeshare  •  32 min

  1. Cycle from 8 Ave & W 31 St to E 76 St & 3 Ave 3.8 miles

$10

What companies run services between Pennsylvania Station, NY, USA and East 78th Street Houses, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Pennsylvania Station to East 78th Street Houses. However, you can take the walk to 34 St - Penn Station, take the line 2 subway to Times Sq - 42 St, take the line 7 subway to Grand Central - 42 St, take the line 6 subway to 77 St, then take the walk to East 78th Street Houses. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Pennsylvania Station to East 78th Street Houses every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 8 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Times Sq - 42 St
Ave. Duration
1 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Grand Central - 42 St
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 77 St
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 34 St - Herald Sq to 72 St
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 28 St to 77 St
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Pennsylvania Station to East 78th Street Houses
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$7 - $12
uberX + Car Seat
$24 - $35
uberX
$15 - $20
uberXL
$18 - $24
UberBLACK
$25 - $35
SUV
$35 - $45
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from 8 Ave & W 31 St to E 76 St & 3 Ave
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Pennsylvania Station to East 78th Street Houses
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$20 - $24
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Pennsylvania Station to East 78th Street Houses?

The distance between Pennsylvania Station and East 78th Street Houses is 4 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Pennsylvania Station to East 78th Street Houses?

The cheapest way to get from Pennsylvania Station to East 78th Street Houses is to subway which costs $3 and takes 26 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Pennsylvania Station to East 78th Street Houses?

The quickest way to get from Pennsylvania Station to East 78th Street Houses is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs $20 - $24.

How long does it take to get from Pennsylvania Station to East 78th Street Houses?

It takes approximately 21 min to get from Pennsylvania Station to East 78th Street Houses, including transfers.

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