Taxi Ride Stats for Upper West Side North to Upper East Side South

The taxi ride from Upper West Side North to Upper East Side South should only take you (on average) about 15 minutes.

This makes sense, as the total driving distance is (on average) 2.14 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 37.4 minutes to walk from Upper West Side North to Upper East Side South at a 17.5 minutes per mile pace.

This taxi ride, from Upper West Side North to Upper East Side South should only cost you (on average) $16.3 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 West Side North to Upper East Side South is 2.3. While, we do see people tip 0.0, and our records indicate that the maximum tip for this route is $52.0

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 Upper West Side North to Upper East Side South will include an MTA Tax of 0.4, which we already included in the $16.3 above.

Compare This To Taxi Ride From Upper West Side North to JFK Airport

Or see how my friend Dane Homenick (Founder of Journo) was able to visit 30 different countries, before turning 30 by finding the cheapest flights possible (Wow).

Taxi Ride Statistics for Upper West Side North to Upper East Side South

Statistic Value
Pick Up Borough Manhattan
Pick Up Zone Upper West Side North
Drop Off Borough Manhattan
Drop Off Zone Upper East Side South
Average Trip Distance 2.14 miles
Average Cost $16.3
Average Tip $2.3
Maximum Tip Seen $52.0
Minimum Tip Seen $0.0
Average Trip Duration 15 minutes
Average MTA Tax $0.49
Walking Time 37.46 minutes

Why We Love Upper East Side South?

There’s something undeniably special about Upper East Side South.

Maybe it’s the diverse and vibrant community, or the fact that it’s constantly buzzing with energy.

Whatever it is, there’s simply no place like it.

From the moment you step foot in UES South, you’ll feel the excitement in the air.

The locals are warm and welcoming, and there’s always something new to explore.

So if you’re looking for an amazing NYC experience, be sure to check out Upper East Side South.

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 Upper West Side North to Upper East Side 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 Upper East Side South