How to reach MoMA from Summit One Vanderbilt

If you’re looking to travel from Summit One Vanderbilt to the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, several options are available. 

Here’s a brief guide to help you get there by various modes of transportation, namely bus, subway, car/taxi and bicycle:

By Bus

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There are several bus stops located around Summit One Vanderbilt, like the 

You can board any M101, M102, or M103 buses heading southbound. 

The closest stop to MoMA is the 5th Avenue/42nd Street bus stop.

The bus journey should last approximately 15-20 minutes, depending on traffic.

Walk north on 5th Avenue for approximately 5-10 minutes until you reach MoMA, which will be on your left-hand side.

By Subway

By Subway
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The nearest subway station is the Grand Central– 42 St. Station, about a 5-minute walk from Summit One Vanderbilt.

Take a downtown-bound subway train from Grand Central- 4, 5, or 6 train- to 51 St Station. 

This is a short ride and should take only a few minutes.

Once you arrive at 51 St Station, MoMA is a short walk from here. 

By Car or Ride-Sharing

The driving distance between the two places is around 22 miles, and the journey can take anywhere from 30 minutes to over an hour, depending on traffic conditions.

You can also take a taxi or a ride-sharing service like Uber or Lyft from Summit One to MoMA. 

This option can be more expensive than other modes of transport, costing you around $15 to $20 for a one-way trip. 

By Bicycle

You can also consider cycling from Summit One to MoMA if you enjoy cycling. 

There are several bike paths and routes that you can take, and the journey can take anywhere from 1 to 2 hours, depending on your cycling speed and route.

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