Taxi Ride Stats for Central Park to Midtown South

The taxi ride from Central Park to Midtown South should only take you (on average) about 19 minutes.

This makes sense, as the total driving distance is (on average) 2.21 miles. If your ride has been much longer than this, I’d check in with your driver to make sure you aren’t on some alternate path.

This is much better than the walking, as walking would take about 38.8 minutes to walk from Central Park to Midtown South at a 17.5 minutes per mile pace.

This taxi ride, from Central Park to Midtown South should only cost you (on average) $17.16 including tip. If you get a bill that is much higher than this, I’d double check that something was not misscalculated by your taxi driver.

When new to the city, tipping is always something we recieve emails about. The average tip for Central Park to Midtown South is 2.1. While, we do see people tip 0.0, and our records indicate that the maximum tip for this route is $44.15

The total cost above included the average tip, and in New York City, it’s expected that you tip your drivers.

The trip from from Central Park to Midtown South will include an MTA Tax of 0.4, which we already included in the $17.16 above.

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Taxi Ride Statistics for Central Park to Midtown South

Statistic Value
Pick Up Borough Manhattan
Pick Up Zone Central Park
Drop Off Borough Manhattan
Drop Off Zone Midtown South
Average Trip Distance 2.21 miles
Average Cost $17.16
Average Tip $2.1
Maximum Tip Seen $44.1
Minimum Tip Seen $0.0
Average Trip Duration 19 minutes
Average MTA Tax $0.49
Walking Time 38.82 minutes

Why We Love Midtown South?

Midtown South is a great place to live, work, and play.

It’s centrally located, making it easy to get to all of the best parts of the city.

There’s always something happening, and the neighborhood is full of friendly people.

Midtown South is a great place to call home.

How We Calculate Our Numbers

All of our statistics come from real-world data.

For example, for this subset of the data, we take all records for Central Park to Midtown South and average them together.

While your trip may be slightly different, we believe this general approach to information gathering can help you while you are new to the city.

Use these numbers as a guiding light, they may not be exact for your journey

New York City is one of the most beautiful places on earth, and we hope you enjoy your trip!

Remember to Tip Your Drivers!

Cost Per Mile Breakdown From Location to Midtown South