Taxi Ride Stats for Lower East Side to Union Sq

The taxi ride from Lower East Side to Union Sq should only take you (on average) about 18 minutes.

This makes sense, as the total driving distance is (on average) 1.97 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 34.6 minutes to walk from Lower East Side to Union Sq at a 17.5 minutes per mile pace.

This taxi ride, from Lower East Side to Union Sq should only cost you (on average) $15.36 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 Lower East Side to Union Sq is 2.3. While, we do see people tip 0.0, and our records indicate that the maximum tip for this route is $50.0

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 Lower East Side to Union Sq will include an MTA Tax of 0.4, which we already included in the $15.36 above.

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Taxi Ride Statistics for Lower East Side to Union Sq

Statistic Value
Pick Up Borough Manhattan
Pick Up Zone Lower East Side
Drop Off Borough Manhattan
Drop Off Zone Union Sq
Average Trip Distance 1.97 miles
Average Cost $15.36
Average Tip $2.3
Maximum Tip Seen $50.0
Minimum Tip Seen $0.0
Average Trip Duration 18 minutes
Average MTA Tax $0.49
Walking Time 34.61 minutes

Why We Love Union Sq?

Union Square is one of the most vibrant and exciting neighborhoods in New York City.

It’s home to some of the best shopping, dining, and nightlife in the city.

You’ll find everything from high-end retail stores to unique boutiques and delicious restaurants.

And when the sun goes down, Union Square comes alive with a vibrant nightlife scene.

There’s something for everyone in this amazing neighborhood.

So come explore Union Square and discover all that it has to offer.

You won’t be disappointed.

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 Lower East Side to Union Sq 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 Union Sq