Travel

Location

The New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS) is conveniently located in downtown Manhattan, at the center of a major transportation hub. Please visit the NYAS Travel & Lodging page of their website to learn more about public transportation, airport arrivals and parking.

7 World Trade Center
250 Greenwich Street, 40th floor
New York, NY 10007-2157
212.298.8600

Train/ Subway

NYAS is easily accessed via New York City Transit: New York City Subway Map
2, 3 to Park Place
A, C to Chambers Street
E to World Trade Center
R to Cortlandt Street
4, 5 or J, Z to Fulton Street

New York City Bus Map
M1, M6, M20, and M22 to Chambers Street

Driving & Parking

Please visit the NYAS Travel & Lodging page of their website for detailed information regarding driving and parking.

Airports

NYC is conveniently served by three airports, JFK, La Guardia, and Newark:

La Guardia Airport (LGA)

Taxis cost between $18-$28 and take about 20-40 minutes. Group rides are generally available at the dispatch lines outside the baggage claim areas. Group fares are about $10.

New Jersey's Newark International Airport (EWR)

Taxis cost $30-$40, plus tolls, and the trip takes about 45 minutes. Group rates are available.

JFK International Airport (JFK)

Taxis cost about $30-$40, and the trip takes about an hour. Yellow cabs into Manhattan must provide a flat fare of $45 plus any tolls. The meter will not be turned on, and the night surcharge will not be added.

Please visit the NYAS Travel & Lodging page of their website for detailed information regarding airport arrivals.

Recommended Hotels, Lower Manhattan

Millenium Hilton
55 Church Street
212.693.2001

New York Marriott Downtown
85 West Street at Albany Street
212.385.4900

Conrad New York
10 North End Avenue
212.945.0100

Gild Hall
15 Gold Street
212.232.7700

Duane Street Hotel
130 Duane Street
212.964.4600