There are 6 ways to get from Times Square to Lower East Side 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.

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Subway  •  9 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Bryant Pk to Grand St B / ...

$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  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Times Square to Lower East Side 4.3 miles

$26 - $31

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Times Square to Lower East Side 4.3 miles

$17 - $24

Walk  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Walk from Times Square to Lower East Side 3.3 miles

Bikeshare  •  30 min

  1. Cycle from Broadway & W 41 St to Clinton St & Grand St 3.6 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Times Square to Lower East Side is to subway which costs $3 and takes 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Times Square to Lower East Side is to taxi which costs $26 - $31 and takes 7 min.

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The distance between Times Square and Lower East Side is 3 miles.

The subway from 42 St - Bryant Pk to Grand St takes 9 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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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.

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What companies run services between Times Square, NY, USA and Lower East Side, NY, USA?

Capital Bus Tour operates a bus from Times Square to Lower East Side 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 Lower East Side
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$17 - $24
uberX
$19 - $26
uberX + Car Seat
$28 - $40
uberXL
$25 - $35
UberBLACK
$29 - $40
SUV
$40 - $55
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Broadway & W 41 St to Clinton St & Grand St
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Times Square to Lower East Side
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$26 - $31
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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