W New York – Downtown


8 Albany Street, New York, NY, 10006, United States   •  Weather:   

Local Time Phone 646-826-8600 Hotel Reservations 866-961-2860


Downtown New York City Directions

Hit the road. Check out directions to and around our downtown Manhattan hotel. You have an abundance of mass transportation choices when it comes to getting to our upscale New York City hotel. Located in lower Manhattan, we're convenient by taxi, subway, and bus from Penn Station and Grand Central Station, as well as from La Guardia, Kennedy, and Newark Airports.

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What's Nearby

How To Get Here

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Transportation Hub Proximity


LaGuardia Airport (LGA)
Travel Distance: Approx 9.0 miles

Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR)
Travel Distance: Approx 15.0 miles

John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
Travel Distance: Approx 22.5 miles


Grand Central Terminal
Travel Distance: Approx 6.5 miles

Penn Station - New York
Travel Distance: Approx 3.3 miles

PATH Train - New Jersey - WTC Station
Travel Distance: Approx 0.3 miles

Bus / Charter

New York Port Authority Bus Terminal
Travel Distance: Approx 4.5 miles

Getting Around Downtown

City Rail System


Connect to anywhere in Manhattan, Queens, or Brooklyn via the Metropolitan Transit Authority Wall Street station is just three blocks west of the hotel while the Rector Street station (connecting to subway routes 1, R and W) is just two blocks west.

Connecting to subway routes:

  • 4, 5, 6
  • R, W
  • 1, 2, 3

Vehicle Service

Taxi / Yellow Cab
Metered fares and prices may vary.

Ferry / Bus

NY Waterway Ferry
Just four blocks from the hotel, at the World Financial Center Ferry Terminal, hop onto a Hudson River Ferry to Staten Island, Ellis Island, the Statue of Liberty and other attractions. The ferry service to Staten Island is complimentary from Whitehall Ferry Terminal. The NY Waterway ferry shuttles between the World Financial Center to Hoboken/New Jersey Transit Center.

Downtown Bus Service
Hop on the free bus service connecting South Street Seaport to Battery Park City. See all of downtown from river to river. Learn More>


Driving Directions

From Upstate New York

  • From I-87/New York State Thruway South, take the I-87 S/New York State Thruway S toward New York
  • Merge onto Saw Mill Pkwy S/Saw Mill River Pkwy S via Exit 7A
  • Saw Mill Pkwy S/Saw Mill River Pkwy S becomes Henry Hudson Pkwy
  • Henry Hudson Pkwy becomes NY-9A S/West Side Hwy
  • Turn left onto Battery Place
  • Turn immediate left on West Street North
  • Turn right onto Albany Street
  • Proceed one block to Hotel

From Connecticut

  • Merge onto I-95 S (crossing into New York)
  • Keep left to take I-278 W via Exit 6B toward Triboro Bridge
  • Take the exit toward Randalls-Wards IS/Manhattan/FDR Drive
  • Stay straight to go onto Robert F. Kennedy Bridge
  • Merge onto FDR Dr. South
  • FDR Dr. South becomes South Street
  • South Street becomes West Side Hwy/West Street
  • Turn right onto Albany Street
  • Proceed one block to Hotel

From New Jersey

  • Proceed to I-95/New Jersey Turnpike
  • Take the RT-3 exit, Exit 16W, toward Secaucus/Rutherford/Lincoln Tunnel
  • Merge onto NJ-3 E
  • Merge onto NJ-495 E via the exit on the left toward Lincoln Tunnel, crossing into New York
  • Stay straight to go onto Dyer Ave.
  • Turn right onto W 34th Street
  • Turn left onto NY-9A S/West Side Hwy, continue to follow West Side Hwy
  • Turn left onto Battery Place
  • Turn immediate left on West Street North
  • Turn right onto Albany Street
  • Proceed one block to Hotel

Parking Information

Wheels(SM) Valet Parking

Arrive in style. Let Wheels(SM) Valet Parking take care of your vehicle while you revel inside. Self-parking is not available.

Fee | $70-75 USD per day
Covered Parking | Yes
In/Out Privileges | No
Valet Parking | Yes
Hours | 24 hours