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There are 6 ways to get from Times Square to Lower East Side by subway, bus, 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

Subway  •  9m

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

$3

5 alternative options

Subway via 34 St - Herald Sq  •  12m

  1. Take the subway from Times Sq - 42 St to 34 St - Herald Sq Q / ...
  2. Take the subway from 34 St - Herald Sq to Delancey St F / ...

$3

Bus  •  30m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. to New York, NY - 28 Allen St. Baltimore-NYC / ...

$2 - $9

Taxi  •  7m

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

$26 - $31

Uber  •  7m

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

$11 - $17

Walk  •  1h 3m

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

Questions & Answers

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

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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 7m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. and arriving at New York, NY - 28 Allen St.. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30m.

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

The best way to get from Times Square to Lower East Side without a car is to subway which takes 9m and costs $3.

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

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Times Square to Lower East Side bus services, operated by Eastern Bus, depart from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. station.

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Times Square to Lower East Side bus services, operated by Eastern Bus, arrive at New York, NY - 28 Allen St. station.

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There are 2063+ hotels available in Lower East Side. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Times Square to Lower East Side.
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  • Distance: 2.8 miles
  • Duration: 9m

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

Eastern Bus operates a bus from Times Square to Lower East Side hourly, and the journey takes 30m. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Subway from 42 St - Bryant Pk to Grand St
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Times Sq - 42 St to 34 St - Herald Sq
Ave. Duration
1m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 34 St - Herald Sq to Delancey St
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
Eastern Bus
Phone
+1 212-244-6132
Website
easternbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. to New York, NY - 28 Allen St.
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Book at
easternbus.com
Capital Bus Tour
Website
capitalbustour.com
Bus from New York - Oakwood 888 6th Ave. to New York - 19 Pike St.
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
capitalbustour.com
Book at
gotobus.com
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from 5 Av/W 43 St to Broadway/Lispenard St
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
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
15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
rockledgebus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Times Square to Lower East Side
Ave. Duration
7m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
Car Seat
$25 - $35
UberX
$16 - $21
UberPool
$11 - $17
UberXL
$20 - $27
Black
$28 - $40
Black SUV
$35 - $50
Taxi from Times Square to Lower East Side
Ave. Duration
7m
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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