There are 6 ways to get from Times Square to Dumbo 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  •  15 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Bryant Pk to York St F

$3

5 alternative options

Bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the bus from New York - Oakwood 888 6th Ave. to New York - 19 Pike St. Capital Bus Tours / ...

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Times Square to Dumbo 6.9 miles

$35 - $50

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Times Square to Dumbo 6.9 miles

$16 - $23

Walk  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Walk from Times Square to Dumbo 4.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  39 min

  1. Cycle from Broadway & W 41 St to Front St & Washington St 5.1 miles

$10

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

Capital Bus Tour operates a bus from Times Square to Dumbo every 4 hours, and the journey takes 30 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Capital Bus Tour
Website
capitalbustour.com
Bus from New York - Oakwood 888 6th Ave. to New York - 19 Pike St.
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
capitalbustour.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Rockledge Bus
Phone
7577171677VA
Email
climing44@yahoo.com
Website
rockledgebus.com
Bus from Midtown - 34 W 31st St to Chinatown-152 East Broadway
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
rockledgebus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Focus
Phone
+1 215-625-2727
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from New York 31st St. to New York
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Times Square to Dumbo
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$16 - $23
uberX + Car Seat
$30 - $45
uberX
$24 - $35
uberXL
$30 - $40
UberBLACK
$40 - $55
SUV
$55 - $70
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Broadway & W 41 St to Front St & Washington St
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Times Square to Dumbo
Ave. Duration
11 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

The distance between Times Square and Dumbo is 6 km.

The cheapest way to get from Times Square to Dumbo is to subway which costs $3 and takes 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Times Square to Dumbo is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $35 - $50.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York - Oakwood 888 6th Ave. and arriving at New York - 19 Pike St.. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

The subway from 42 St - Bryant Pk to York St takes 15 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.