Taxi Ride Stats for Upper East Side South to Union Sq
The taxi ride from Upper East Side South to Union Sq should only take you (on average) about 19 minutes.
This makes sense, as the total driving distance is (on average) 2.49 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 43.5 minutes to walk from Upper East Side South to Union Sq at a 17.5 minutes per mile pace.
This taxi ride, from Upper East Side South to Union Sq should only cost you (on average) $18.36 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 Upper East Side South to Union Sq is 2.7. While, we do see people tip 0.0, and our records indicate that the maximum tip for this route is $20.02
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 Upper East Side South to Union Sq will include an MTA Tax of 0.4, which we already included in the $18.36 above.
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Taxi Ride Statistics for Upper East Side South to Union Sq
|Pick Up Borough||Manhattan|
|Pick Up Zone||Upper East Side South|
|Drop Off Borough||Manhattan|
|Drop Off Zone||Union Sq|
|Average Trip Distance||2.49 miles|
|Maximum Tip Seen||$20.0|
|Minimum Tip Seen||$0.0|
|Average Trip Duration||19 minutes|
|Average MTA Tax||$0.49|
|Walking Time||43.58 minutes|
Why We Love Union Sq?
Union Square is one of the most vibrant and exciting neighborhoods in New York City.
The square itself is a beautiful public space, and it’s surrounded by some of the best restaurants, bars, and shops in the city.
There’s always something going on in Union Square, and it’s a great place to people watch and experience the energy of New York City.
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 Upper East Side South 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!