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There are 6 ways to get from Times Square to 116th Street (IRT Third Avenue Line) by subway, taxi, towncar or foot

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

Line 6 subway  •  17m

  1. Take the line 6 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 116 St 4 / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Line 2 subway  •  24m

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to 116 St 2 / ...

$3

Line 2 subway via Central Park North  •  27m

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Central Park North 2 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  7m

  1. Take a taxi from Times Square to 116th Street (IRT Third Avenue Line) 4.6 miles

$27 - $33

Uber  •  7m

  1. Take an Uber from Times Square to 116th Street (IRT Third Avenue Line) 4.6 miles

$12 - $17

Walk  •  1h 26m

  1. Walk from Times Square to 116th Street (IRT Third Avenue Line) 4.5 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Times Square to 116th Street (IRT Third Avenue Line) is to line 6 subway which costs $3 and takes 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Times Square to 116th Street (IRT Third Avenue Line) is to taxi which costs $27 - $33 and takes 7m.

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The distance between Times Square and 116th Street (IRT Third Avenue Line) is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Times Square to 116th Street (IRT Third Avenue Line) without a car is to line 6 subway which takes 17m and costs $3.

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The line 6 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 116 St takes 15m including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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There are 2062+ hotels available in 116th Street (IRT Third Avenue Line). Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Times Square to 116th Street (IRT Third Avenue Line).
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  • Distance: 3.8 miles
  • Duration: 17m

What companies run services between Times Square, NY, USA and 116th Street (IRT Third Avenue Line), NY, USA?

MTA operates a vehicle from Times Square to 116th Street (IRT Third Avenue Line) every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 15m.

Train operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 116 St
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Times Sq - 42 St to 116 St
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Central Park North
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Times Square to 116th Street (IRT Third Avenue Line)
Ave. Duration
7m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
Car Seat
$25 - $35
UberX
$16 - $21
UberPool
$12 - $17
UberXL
$21 - $28
Black
$29 - $40
Black SUV
$40 - $55
Taxi from Times Square to 116th Street (IRT Third Avenue Line)
Ave. Duration
7m
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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