There are 7 ways to get from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park by subway, bus, 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 via Broadway-Lafayette St  •  27 min

  1. Take the subway from 47-50 Sts - Rockefeller Ctr to Broadway-Lafayette St D / ...
  2. Take the subway from Prince St to Whitehall St R / ...

$6

Cheapest option

Subway  •  31 min

  1. Take the subway from 49 St to Whitehall St N / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the bus from 5 Av/W 52 St to Broadway/Cedar St X28

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park 6.9 miles

$35 - $50

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park 6.9 miles

$18 - $24

Walk  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Walk from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park 4.6 miles

Bikeshare  •  49 min

  1. Cycle from E 48 St & 5 Ave to Bus Slip & State St 5.5 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park is to subway which costs $3 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park is to taxi which costs $35 - $50 and takes 10 min.

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The distance between Rockefeller Center and Battery Park is 4 miles.

It takes approximately 27 min to get from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 5 Av/W 52 St and arriving at Broadway/Cedar St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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Map of how to get from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park.
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  • Distance: 4.3 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Rockefeller Center, NY, USA and Battery Park, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 38 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from 47-50 Sts - Rockefeller Ctr to Broadway-Lafayette St
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Prince St to Whitehall St
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 49 St to Whitehall St
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from 5 Av/W 52 St to Broadway/Cedar St
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$18 - $24
Car Seat
$30 - $40
UberX
$21 - $28
UberXL
$29 - $40
Black
$35 - $50
Black SUV
$50 - $70
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from E 48 St & 5 Ave to Bus Slip & State St
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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