Taxi Ride Stats for Upper West Side South to Upper East Side South
The taxi ride from Upper West Side South to Upper East Side South should only take you (on average) about 13 minutes.
This makes sense, as the total driving distance is (on average) 1.74 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 30.4 minutes to walk from Upper West Side South to Upper East Side South at a 17.5 minutes per mile pace.
This taxi ride, from Upper West Side South to Upper East Side South should only cost you (on average) $14.75 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 South to Upper East Side South is 2.1. While, we do see people tip 0.0, and our records indicate that the maximum tip for this route is $20.0
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 South to Upper East Side South will include an MTA Tax of 0.4, which we already included in the $14.75 above.
Compare This To Taxi Ride From World Trade Center to JFK Airport
Taxi Ride Statistics for Upper West Side South to Upper East Side South
|Pick Up Borough||Manhattan|
|Pick Up Zone||Upper West Side South|
|Drop Off Borough||Manhattan|
|Drop Off Zone||Upper East Side South|
|Average Trip Distance||1.74 miles|
|Maximum Tip Seen||$20.0|
|Minimum Tip Seen||$0.0|
|Average Trip Duration||13 minutes|
|Average MTA Tax||$0.49|
|Walking Time||30.49 minutes|
Why We Love Upper East Side South?
Welcome to Upper East Side South, one of the most prestigious neighborhoods in all of New York City.
This neighborhood is known for its stately townhouses, luxury apartments and high-end retail stores.
Here you will find some of the richest and most well-connected people in the world.
But don’t let that scare you away.
Even if you’re not wealthy, you can still enjoy all that Upper East Side South has to offer.
The restaurants are some of the best in the city, and the views of Central Park are second to none.
So why not come and experience all that Upper East Side South 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 Upper West Side South 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!