There are 7 ways to get from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park 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 via Broadway-Lafayette St  •  28 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

Line 4 subway  •  28 min

  1. Take the line 4 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Bowling Green 4 / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Subway  •  31 min

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

$3

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

$17 - $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

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

There is no direct connection from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park. However, you can take the walk to 47-50 Sts - Rockefeller Ctr, take the subway to Broadway-Lafayette St, take the walk to Prince St, take the subway to Whitehall St, then take the walk to Battery Park. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 12 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 Grand Central - 42 St to Bowling Green
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 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
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
$17 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$17 - $24
uberX + Car Seat
$29 - $40
uberX
$20 - $27
uberXL
$29 - $40
UberBLACK
$40 - $50
SUV
$55 - $70
Citi Bike
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
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park?

The distance between Rockefeller Center and Battery Park is 7 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park?

The cheapest way to get from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park is to line 4 subway which costs $3 and takes 28 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park?

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

How long does it take to get from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park?

It takes approximately 28 min to get from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park, including transfers.