Taxi Ride Stats for Upper West Side South to Washington Heights South

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

This makes sense, as the total driving distance is (on average) 5.11 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 89.4 minutes to walk from Upper West Side South to Washington Heights South at a 17.5 minutes per mile pace.

This taxi ride, from Upper West Side South to Washington Heights South should only cost you (on average) $23.3 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 South to Washington Heights South is 3.5. While, we do see people tip 0.0, and our records indicate that the maximum tip for this route is $16.63

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 Washington Heights South will include an MTA Tax of 0.4, which we already included in the $23.3 above.

Compare This To Taxi Ride From Manhattan Valley to Upper West Side South

Taxi Ride Statistics for Upper West Side South to Washington Heights South

Statistic Value
Pick Up Borough Manhattan
Pick Up Zone Upper West Side South
Drop Off Borough Manhattan
Drop Off Zone Washington Heights South
Average Trip Distance 5.11 miles
Average Cost $23.3
Average Tip $3.5
Maximum Tip Seen $16.6
Minimum Tip Seen $0.0
Average Trip Duration 15 minutes
Average MTA Tax $0.49
Walking Time 89.46 minutes

Why We Love Washington Heights South?

Washington Heights South is a vibrant and diverse neighborhood in upper Manhattan.

With its close proximity to Columbia University and the Hudson River, there is always something to do or see in Washington Heights South.

From the lively streets of Broadway to the serene paths of Inwood Hill Park, there is something for everyone in this neighborhood.

So why not come and explore Washington Heights South for yourself.

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 Washington Heights 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 Washington Heights South