There are 5 ways to get from Upper East Side to Bronx Zoo by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Line 5 subway  •  39 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from 86 St to Bronx Park East 5

$3

4 alternative options

Bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the bus from 3 Av/E 86 St to Morris Pk Av/Adams St BxM10

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Upper East Side to Bronx Zoo 7 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Upper East Side to Bronx Zoo 7 miles

$1

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Upper East Side to Bronx Zoo 7 miles

$22 - $30

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Upper East Side to Bronx Zoo is to drive which costs $1 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Upper East Side to Bronx Zoo is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs $40 - $50.

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The distance between Upper East Side and Bronx Zoo is 10 km. The road distance is 11 km.

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The line 5 subway from 86 St to Bronx Park East takes 26 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 3 Av/E 86 St and arriving at Morris Pk Av/Adams St. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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What companies run services between Upper East Side, NY, USA and Bronx Zoo, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Upper East Side to Bronx Zoo every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 24 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from 3 Av/E 86 St to Morris Pk Av/Adams St
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Upper East Side to Bronx Zoo
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$22 - $30
uberX
$25 - $35
uberX + Car Seat
$30 - $45
uberXL
$30 - $45
UberBLACK
$40 - $55
SUV
$55 - $70
Taxi from Upper East Side to Bronx Zoo
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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