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

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  •  1 h

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

$3

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from 5 Av/W 41 St to W 17 St/Mermaid Av X28 / ...

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Times Square to Coney Island Beach 15.3 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Times Square to Coney Island Beach 15.3 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from Times Square to Coney Island Beach 15.3 miles

$35 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Times Square to Coney Island Beach is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Times Square to Coney Island Beach is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 24 min.

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The distance between Times Square and Coney Island Beach is 13 miles. The road distance is 15.3 miles.

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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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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 5 Av/W 41 St and arriving at W 17 St/Mermaid Av. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Times Square to Coney Island Beach.
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  • Distance: 12.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

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

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Times Square to Coney Island Beach hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 14 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from 5 Av/W 41 St to W 17 St/Mermaid Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 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 Beach
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$35 - $45
Car Seat
$45 - $60
UberX
$35 - $50
UberXL
$55 - $75
Black
$75 - $95
Black SUV
$95 - $120
Taxi from Times Square to Coney Island Beach
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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