New York City Subway Map:
Essential For Planning
Your Travel

A New York City subway map is a vital tool for planning and navigating your travel around the big apple. First, determine the name of your originating subway stop. Not sure? Ask someone in your hotel or wherever you are staying. Then, determine the name of the subway stop of your destination.

Use this handy subway map to plan out your trip. Follow and plan your path, write down your itinerary, and take it with you. It's easier than you think! You'll have more confidence with your itinerary in hand!

Need help? No worries! Check out my page on the NYC subway and utilize the interactive trip planner! You'll also find very valuable information on Metrocards, discount payment options, special tips and more!

The subway is the fastest and most economical way to get around the city. I know that it can be intimidating for some, but, once you get the hang of it you'll appreciate how much time it saves. Don't hesitate to ask New Yorkers or the booth attendants for help anytime!  Even New Yorkers ask for help!

Want to get from uptown to the Statue of Liberty/Ellis Island Ferry in a flash? There is no faster way that using the subway! 

The subway operates 24 hours a day, but not all lines operate at all times. 

FACTS THAT YOU PROBABLY DIDN'T KNOW

  1. Only 60% of the subway system is underground.
  2. If all of the tracks that make up the NYC subway were laid end to end, they would run from New York City to Chicago.
  3. Times Square is the busiest subway stop in the city with more than 63 million riders per year.
  4. Michael Jackson filmed the music video for “Bad" at the Hoyt-Schermerhorn subway station. 
  5. The Smith-Ninth streets station is the highest station reaching 88 feet above street level.


GET AROUND EASILY USING
THE NEW YORK CITY SUBWAY MAP

Click here to learn about the many ways to get around NYC easily and cheaply. These include using the the subway, the bus, walking, and the Hop on, Hop off bus with a $10 discount (a fantastic option for tourists), MORE!


GET THE APP

It's handy to have the NYC Subway App right on your phone! You can get it for free at itunes.apple.com/us/app/new-york-subway-map/id369691844.
It's a great help!


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