There are 5 ways to get from Times Square to Coney Island by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Subway  •  53 min

  1. Take the subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Coney Island - Stillwell Av Q / ...

$3

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Bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from 5 Av/W 41 St to Cropsey Av/Bay 52 St X28 / ...

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Times Square to Coney Island 15.5 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Times Square to Coney Island 15.5 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  25 min

  1. Take an Uber from Times Square to Coney Island 15.5 miles

$35 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Times Square to Coney Island is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Times Square to Coney Island is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 5 Av/W 41 St and arriving at Cropsey Av/Bay 52 St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between Times Square and Coney Island is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Times Square to Coney Island without a car is to subway which takes 53 min and costs $3.

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The subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Coney Island - Stillwell Av takes 53 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Times Square to Coney Island bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from 5 Av/W 41 St station.

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Times Square to Coney Island bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at Cropsey Av/Bay 52 St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Times Square to Coney Island is 16 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Times Square to Coney Island.

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There are 1613+ hotels available in Coney Island. Prices start at $118 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 12.4 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

What companies run services between Times Square, NY, USA and Coney Island, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Times Square to Coney Island hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from 5 Av/W 41 St to Cropsey Av/Bay 52 St
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Times Square to Coney Island
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$35 - $50
UberX
$40 - $55
Car Seat
$50 - $65
UberXL
$60 - $80
Black
$80 - $100
Black SUV
$100 - $130
Taxi from Times Square to Coney Island
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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