There are 6 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

5 alternative options

Bus via Madison Av/E 45 St  •  24 min

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

$2 - $14

Bus  •  23 min

  1. Take the bus from W 32 St/7 Av to Madison Av/E 49 St Q32

$2 - $7

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  •  10 min

  1. Cycle from 8 Ave & W 31 St to E 48 St & 5 Ave 1.4 miles

$10

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 every 30 minutes.

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
Bus from W 32 St/7 Av to Madison Av/E 49 St
Ave. Duration
13 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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
academybus.com
Other operators
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from 8 Ave & W 31 St to E 48 St & 5 Ave
Ave. Duration
7 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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Pennsylvania Station to Rockefeller Center?

The distance between Pennsylvania Station and Rockefeller Center is 2 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Pennsylvania Station to Rockefeller Center?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Pennsylvania Station to Rockefeller Center?

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

Is there a direct bus between Pennsylvania Station and Rockefeller Center?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from W 32 St/7 Av and arriving at Madison Av/E 45 St. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

How long does it take to get from Pennsylvania Station to Rockefeller Center?

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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