There are 6 ways to get from Times Square to Metropolitan Museum of Art by subway, 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  •  22 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 81 St - Museum of Natural History A / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Line 7 subway, line 4 subway  •  21 min

  1. Take the line 7 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Grand Central - 42 St 7 / ...
  2. Take the line 4 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 86 St 4 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Times Square to Metropolitan Museum of Art 2.7 miles

$17 - $21

Uber  •  4 min

  1. Take an Uber from Times Square to Metropolitan Museum of Art 2.7 miles

$14 - $20

Walk  •  44 min

  1. Walk from Times Square to Metropolitan Museum of Art 2.3 miles

Bikeshare  •  32 min

  1. Cycle from Broadway & W 41 St to Madison Ave & E 82 St 2.8 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Times Square to Metropolitan Museum of Art is to subway which costs $3 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Times Square to Metropolitan Museum of Art is to taxi which costs $17 - $21 and takes 4 min.

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The distance between Times Square and Metropolitan Museum of Art is 2 miles.

The subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 81 St - Museum of Natural History takes 6 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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What companies run services between Times Square, NY, USA and Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Times Square to Metropolitan Museum of Art every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 6 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 81 St - Museum of Natural History
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Grand Central - 42 St
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 86 St
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Times Square to Metropolitan Museum of Art
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$14 - $20
uberX
$16 - $22
uberX + Car Seat
$25 - $35
uberXL
$20 - $26
UberBLACK
$22 - $29
SUV
$30 - $45
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Broadway & W 41 St to Madison Ave & E 82 St
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Times Square to Metropolitan Museum of Art
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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