Taking the NYC subway downtown with your school group
Subway travel times to Wall Street, leaving from Time Square of Macy’s:
Red subway line to Wall Street: 15-25 minutes on the 2 / 3 (express) line to the Wall Street stop. You exit the subway onto Wall Street.
R (Yellow Line) Ground Zero and you need to walk a block or two to Wall Street. Exit the subway and walk towards Broadway. On Broadway, turn left towards Trinity Church. Wall Street is across from Trinity Church.
Subway travel times to Wall Street, leaving from Grand Central or Empire State Building
Green subway line: 15-25 minutes on the 4 / 5 (express) line to the Wall Street stop. Don’t take the green number 6 train line. It does not stop at Wall Street.
Empire State Building on the green subway line: 30 minutes on the green subway line to get to the Wall Street stop. From the Empire State building, walk 2 blocks east to Park Avenue. Take the 6 (local) line to Union Square/14th Street. Walk across the platform, and take the 4 / 5 (express) line to the Wall Street stop.