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There are 6 ways to get from Red Hook to Dumbo by subway, ferry, bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Subway  •  8 min

  1. Take the subway from Smith-9 Sts to York St F

$3

5 alternative options

Ferry  •  9 min

  1. Take the ferry from Red Hook/Atlantic Basin to Atlantic Ave/BBP Pier 6 Sb

$3

Bus  •  10 min

  1. Take the bus from Van Brunt St/Sullivan St to Columbia St/Atlantic Av B61

$2 - $7

Bus, subway  •  25 min

  1. Take the bus from Otsego St/Lorraine St to 9 St/4 Av B61
  2. Take the subway from 4 Av-9 St to York St F

$6 - $10

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Red Hook to Dumbo 2.9 miles

$18 - $22

Walk  •  48 min

  1. Walk from Red Hook to Dumbo 2.5 miles

Red Hook to Dumbo by subways

The subway journey time between Red Hook and Dumbo is around 7 min and covers a distance of around 2 miles. The fastest subway normally takes 7 min. Operated by MTA, the Red Hook to Dumbo subway service departs from Smith-9 Sts and arrives in York St. Typically 1269 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Subway route overview

Average subway time:
7 min
Fastest subway time:
7 min
Subways per week:
1269
Cheapest price:
$3
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last subways

First subway departs at:
00:03
Last subway departs at:
23:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Red Hook to Dumbo subway schedules

Red Hook → Dumbo
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The social distance requirement in Dumbo is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 8 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Red Hook to Dumbo is to subway which costs $3 and takes 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Red Hook to Dumbo is to taxi which costs $18 - $22 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Van Brunt St/Sullivan St and arriving at Columbia St/Atlantic Av. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Red Hook/Atlantic Basin and arriving at Atlantic Ave/BBP Pier 6. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Smith-9 Sts and arriving at York St. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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It is approximately 2 miles to get from Red Hook to Dumbo.

The best way to get from Red Hook to Dumbo without a car is to subway which takes 8 min and costs $3.

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The subway from Smith-9 Sts to York St takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Red Hook to Dumbo bus services, operated by MTA Bus Company, depart from Van Brunt St/Sullivan St station.

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Red Hook to Dumbo train services, operated by MTA, depart from Smith-9 Sts station.

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Map of how to get from Red Hook to Dumbo.
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  • Distance: 2.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 min

What companies run services between Red Hook, Kings County, NY, USA and Dumbo, NY, USA?

MTA operates a vehicle from Smith-9 Sts to York St every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, MTA Bus Company operates a bus from Van Brunt St/Sullivan St to Columbia St/Atlantic Av every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 10 min.

Train operators
MTA

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Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from Smith-9 Sts to York St
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 4 Av-9 St to York St
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Bus from Van Brunt St/Sullivan St to Columbia St/Atlantic Av
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus from Otsego St/Lorraine St to 9 St/4 Av
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Ferry operators
NYC Ferry
Phone
1-844-4NY-FERRY
Email
help@ferry.nyc
Website
ferry.nyc
Ferry from Red Hook/Atlantic Basin to Atlantic Ave/BBP Pier 6
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ferry.nyc
Other operators
Taxi from Red Hook to Dumbo
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Jacob's Taxi Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5900
Website
jacobstaxiservice.com
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com

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Red Hook to Dumbo bus services, operated by MTA Bus Company, arrive at Columbia St/Atlantic Av station.

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Red Hook to Dumbo train services, operated by MTA, arrive at York St station.

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