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There are 5 ways to get from Pennsylvania Station to Roosevelt Island by subway, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Subway  •  8 min

  1. Take the subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 81 St - Museum of Natural History A / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pennsylvania Station to Manhattan 3 miles

$19 - $23

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Pennsylvania Station to Manhattan 3 miles

$9 - $15

Walk  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Walk from Pennsylvania Station to Manhattan 3.2 miles

Bikeshare  •  37 min

  1. Cycle from W 31 St & 7 Ave to Central Park West & W 85 St 4.6 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pennsylvania Station to Roosevelt Island is to subway which costs $3 and takes 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pennsylvania Station to Roosevelt Island is to taxi which costs $19 - $23 and takes 6 min.

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The distance between Pennsylvania Station and Roosevelt Island is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Pennsylvania Station to Roosevelt Island without a car is to subway which takes 8 min and costs $3.

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The subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 81 St - Museum of Natural History takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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There are 1995+ hotels available in Roosevelt Island. Prices start at $108 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Pennsylvania Station to Roosevelt Island.
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  • Distance: 2.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 min

What companies run services between Pennsylvania Station, NY, USA and Roosevelt Island, NY, USA?

MTA operates a vehicle from Pennsylvania Station to Manhattan every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 8 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Pennsylvania Station to Manhattan
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
Car Seat
$23 - $35
UberX
$14 - $20
UberPool
$9 - $15
UberXL
$16 - $21
Black
$22 - $29
Black SUV
$30 - $45
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from W 31 St & 7 Ave to Central Park West & W 85 St
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Pennsylvania Station to Manhattan
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$19 - $23
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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