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There are 4 ways to get from New York to Kensington by subway, bus, taxi or car

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Subway • 24 min.

  1. Take the subway from Broadway-Lafayette St to Fort Hamilton PkwyF

$3

3 alternative options

Bus • 26 min.

  1. Take the bus from Pearl St / Peck Slip to Church Av / Ocean PkyBm3 / ...

$2 - $7

Taxi • 13 min.

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Kensington7.2 miles

$40 - $50

Drive • 13 min.

  1. Drive from New York to Kensington7.2 miles

$1

Travel safely during COVID-19

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Domestic border crossings can be approved, checked and quarantined

frequently asked Questions


Can I travel from New York to Kensington?

Yes, travel within the US is currently permitted.

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What are the travel restrictions in Kensington?

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply.

  • Face masks are recommended
  • A social distance rule of 2 meters applies.
  • Domestic border crossings can be approved, checked and quarantined
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What is the national COVID-19 helpline in Kensington?

The Kensington National COVID-19 Help Desk is 800-232-4636.

Do I have to wear a face mask on public transit in Kensington?

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kensington is recommended.

Is it compulsory to adhere to social distance rules in Kensington?

The social distance rule in Kensington is 2 meters.

What should I do if I have COVID-19 symptoms upon entry into Kensington?

Report to an official and / or call the national coronavirus advice center at 800-232-4636.

Last updated:18 May 2021
Exceptions may apply. Details: Centers for Disease control and prevention (CDC).

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What is the cheapest way to get from New York to Kensington?

The cheapest way to get from New York to Kensington is to drive which costs $ 1 and takes 13 min.

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What is the fastest way to get from New York to Kensington?

The quickest way to get from New York to Kensington is to taxi which costs $ 40 - $ 50 and takes 13 min.

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Is there a direct bus between New York and Kensington?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pearl St / Peck Slip and arriving at Church Av / Ocean Pky. Connections run every hour, Monday through Saturday. The journey takes about 26 minutes.

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Is there a direct train between New York and Kensington?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Broadway-Lafayette St and arriving at Fort Hamilton Pkwy. Connections run every 10 minutes, and run every day. The journey takes about 24 minutes.

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How far is it from New York to Kensington?

The distance between New York and Kensington is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.2 miles.

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How do I travel from New York to Kensington without a car?

The best way to get from New York to Kensington without a car is to subway which takes 24 min and costs $ 3.

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How long does it take to get from New York to Kensington?

The subway from Broadway-Lafayette St to Fort Hamilton Pkwy takes 24 minutes including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Where do I catch the New York to Kensington bus from?

New York to Kensington bus services, operated by MTA, depart from Pearl St / Peck Slip station.

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Where do I catch the New York to Kensington train from?

New York to Kensington train services, operated by MTA, depart from Broadway-Lafayette St station.

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Where does the New York to Kensington bus arrive?

New York to Kensington bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Church Av / Ocean Pky station.

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What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Kensington, Kings County, NY, USA?

Where does the New York to Kensington train arrive?

New York to Kensington train services, operated by MTA, arrive at Fort Hamilton Pkwy station.

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Can I drive from New York to Kensington?

Yes, the driving distance between New York to Kensington is 7 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from New York to Kensington.

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Where can I stay near Kensington?

There are 1440+ hotels available in Kensington. Prices start at $ 100 USD per night.

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Kensington: how to get to attractions and hotels in and around Kensington

Things to do in Kensington

  • Barclays Center

    The Barclays Center is a multifunctional arena in the Brooklyn borough of the US metropolis of New York. The arena opened on September 28, 2012 with a concert by rapper Jay-Z.

  • Prospect Park (Park)

    Prospect Park in the New York borough of Brooklyn is a park that opened in 1867 and is now 2.4 km² between Park Slope, Prospect-Lefferts Gardens, Ditmas Park, Windsor Terrace and Flatbush Avenue, Grand Army Plaza and the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens. It is operated and maintained by NYC Park and is part of the Brooklyn-Queens Greenway. The park was designed by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux after they completed their work on Central Park in Manhattan. It is located on the edge of the district of the same name in central Brooklyn about 3 km southeast of the historic center of Brooklyn Heights.

  • Brooklyn Bridge

    The Brooklyn Bridge (originally New York and Brooklyn Bridge) in New York City is one of the oldest suspension bridges in the United States. It spans the East River and connects the districts of Manhattan and Brooklyn with one another. Today the bridge has six lanes and a wide footpath and bike path in the plain above. At the time of its completion in 1883, the Brooklyn Bridge was the longest suspension bridge in the world; it exceeded all previously erected in its length by more than 50 percent. The Brooklyn Bridge quickly became a new landmark for the city of New York. As a “bridge of longing” into the heart of Manhattan, it symbolizes the dream of a better life.

  • Brooklyn Museum

    The Brooklyn Museum (from 1997 to 2004 Brooklyn Museum of Art) is the second largest museum in New York City and one of the largest and oldest museums in North America. The holdings include a large collection of ancient Egyptian masterpieces and the work of many cultures from around the world, especially Chinese, Korean and Middle Eastern art. Modern art is represented with exemplary works from the 19th and 20th centuries.

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