There are 5 ways to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Upper East Side by subway, taxi, towncar, 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  •  14 min

  1. Take the subway from Times Sq - 42 St to 86 St Q / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Upper East Side 3.6 miles

$22 - $27

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Upper East Side 3.6 miles

$9 - $15

Walk  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Walk from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Upper East Side 3.3 miles

Bikeshare  •  32 min

  1. Cycle from W 41 St & 8 Ave to E 85 St & 3 Ave 3.7 miles

$10

What companies run services between Port Authority Bus Terminal, NY, USA and Upper East Side, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Upper East Side every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 9 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Upper East Side
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$9 - $15
uberX + Car Seat
$26 - $35
uberX
$17 - $23
uberXL
$20 - $27
UberBLACK
$26 - $35
SUV
$35 - $50
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from W 41 St & 8 Ave to E 85 St & 3 Ave
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Upper East Side
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Port Authority Bus Terminal and Upper East Side is 4 km.

The cheapest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Upper East Side is to subway which costs $3 and takes 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Upper East Side is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs $22 - $27.

The subway from Times Sq - 42 St to 86 St takes 9 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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