There are 4 ways to get from Union City to Lower Manhattan by subway, taxi, 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  •  5 min

  1. Take the subway from 34 St - Herald Sq to Broadway-Lafayette St D / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Union City to Lower Manhattan 7 miles

$40 - $50

Walk  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Walk from Union City to Lower Manhattan 7.2 miles

Bikeshare  •  24 min

  1. Cycle from Ave & W 40 St to Cleveland Pl & Spring St 3.5 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Union City to Lower Manhattan is to subway which costs $3 and takes 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Union City to Lower Manhattan is to subway which costs $3 and takes 5 min.

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The distance between Union City and Lower Manhattan is 4 miles.

The subway from 34 St - Herald Sq to Broadway-Lafayette St takes 5 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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What companies run services between Union City, NJ, USA and Lower Manhattan, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Union City to Lower Manhattan every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 5 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Ave & W 40 St to Cleveland Pl & Spring St
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Union City to Lower Manhattan
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com

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