There are 5 ways to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Empire State Building by bus, subway, taxi or foot

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Line 714 bus  •  14 min

  1. Take the line 714 bus from New York, NY - 40th and 8th to New York, NY - 34th & 5th 714

$10 - $15

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Subway  •  15 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 7 Av E
  2. Take the subway from 7 Av to 34 St - Herald Sq D / ...

$6

3 alternative options

Bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to New York, NY - 34th St & Broadway

$12 - $14

Taxi  •  2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Empire State Building 4684 feet

$8 - $10

Walk  •  16 min

  1. Walk from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Empire State Building 4412 feet

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The cheapest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Empire State Building is to subway which costs $6 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Empire State Building is to taxi which costs $8 - $10 and takes 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, NY - 40th and 8th and arriving at New York, NY - 34th & 5th. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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The distance between Port Authority Bus Terminal and Empire State Building is 3372 feet.

The best way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Empire State Building without a car is to line 714 bus which takes 14 min and costs $10 - $15.

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The line 714 bus from New York, NY - 40th and 8th to New York, NY - 34th & 5th takes 14 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Port Authority Bus Terminal to Empire State Building bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from New York, NY - 40th and 8th station.

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Port Authority Bus Terminal to Empire State Building bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at New York, NY - 34th & 5th station.

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The nearest airport to Empire State Building is New York La Guardia (LGA) Airport which is 6.2 miles away. Other nearby airports include Teterboro (TEB) (8.6 miles), Newark (EWR) (11 miles), New York JFK (JFK) (12.9 miles) and White Plains (HPN) (26.8 miles).

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There are 1787+ hotels available in Empire State Building. Prices start at $113 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Empire State Building.
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  • Distance: 3372 feet
  • Duration: 14 min

What companies run services between Port Authority Bus Terminal, NY, USA and Empire State Building, NY, USA?

Coach USA operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Empire State Building twice daily. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 14 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Coach USA
Academy Bus LLC
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to New York, NY - 34th St & Broadway
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
academybus.com
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Taxi from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Empire State Building
Ave. Duration
2 min
Estimated price
$8 - $10
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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