There are 5 ways to get from Pennsylvania Station to Rockefeller Center by subway, bus, taxi, 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  •  11 min

  1. Take the subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 5 Av/53 St E

$3

4 alternative options

Bus  •  24 min

  1. Take the bus from W 32 St/7 Av to Madison Av/E 45 St Q32 / ...

$2 - $14

Taxi  •  2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pennsylvania Station to Rockefeller Center 1.4 miles

$10 - $13

Walk  •  26 min

  1. Walk from Pennsylvania Station to Rockefeller Center 1.4 miles

Bikeshare  •  17 min

  1. Cycle from W 31 St & 7 Ave to E 48 St & 5 Ave 1.6 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pennsylvania Station to Rockefeller Center is to subway which costs $3 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pennsylvania Station to Rockefeller Center is to taxi which costs $10 - $13 and takes 2 min.

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The distance between Pennsylvania Station and Rockefeller Center is 5133 feet.

The subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 5 Av/53 St takes 6 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from W 32 St/7 Av and arriving at Madison Av/E 45 St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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What companies run services between Pennsylvania Station, NY, USA and Rockefeller Center, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Pennsylvania Station to Rockefeller Center every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 11 min. Academy Bus LLC also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from W 32 St/7 Av to Madison Av/E 45 St
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Academy Bus LLC
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 34th St. & 7th Ave to New York, NY - Madison & 47th St.
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
academybus.com
Other operators
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from W 31 St & 7 Ave to E 48 St & 5 Ave
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Pennsylvania Station to Rockefeller Center
Ave. Duration
2 min
Estimated price
$10 - $13
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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