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There are 3 ways to get from Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Metropolitan Museum of Art by subway, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Subway  •  24 min

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

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Metropolitan Museum of Art 3.3 miles

$20 - $25

Walk  •  57 min

  1. Walk from Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Metropolitan Museum of Art 3 miles

Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Metropolitan Museum of Art by subway and walk

The journey time between Pennsylvania Station (New York City) and Metropolitan Museum of Art is around 7 min and covers a distance of around 3 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 7 min. Operated by MTA, the Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Metropolitan Museum of Art service departs from 34 St-Penn Station and arrives in Metropolitan Museum of Art. Typically 858 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7 min
Fastest journey time:
7 min
Journey distance:
3 miles
Services per week:
858
Cheapest price:
$3
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:02
Last service departs at:
23:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Metropolitan Museum of Art subway and walk schedules

Departing Saturday, July 24, 2021

Pennsylvania Station (New York City) → Metropolitan Museum of Art
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Metropolitan Museum of Art is 800-232-4636.

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The social distance requirement in Metropolitan Museum of Art is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 20 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Metropolitan Museum of Art is to subway which costs $3 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Metropolitan Museum of Art is to taxi which costs $20 - $25 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from 34 St-Penn Station station and arriving at 81 St-Museum of Natural History. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Pennsylvania Station (New York City) and Metropolitan Museum of Art is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Metropolitan Museum of Art without a car is to subway which takes 24 min and costs $3.

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The subway from 34 St-Penn Station to 81 St-Museum of Natural History takes 9 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Metropolitan Museum of Art train services, operated by MTA, depart from 34 St-Penn Station.

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Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Metropolitan Museum of Art train services, operated by MTA, arrive at 81 St-Museum of Natural History station.

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There are 1043+ hotels available in Metropolitan Museum of Art. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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  • Distance: 2.6 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

What companies run services between Pennsylvania Station (New York City), NY, USA and Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY, USA?

MTA operates a vehicle from 34 St-Penn Station to 81 St-Museum of Natural History every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 9 min.

Train operators
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from 34 St-Penn Station to 81 St-Museum of Natural History
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Metropolitan Museum of Art
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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