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The easiest way to get from LaGuardia Airport to Mandarin Oriental, New York is to hitch a ride; a taxi takes about 30 minutes and typically costs from $30 to $40. If you’re driving your own car, take I-278 east to the Queensboro Bridge. Once you’ve entered Manhattan, follow FDR Drive south to 63rd Street. Continue on 63rd, then turn left on Fifth Avenue, right on 60th Street and take another right on Central Park South. When you hit Columbus Circle, look for the Time Warner Center, located immediately on the left side on 60th Street between Broadway and Columbus Avenue. The Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star hotel is on the 35th to 54th floors of the Time Warner Center.
Mandarin Oriental, New York is easily accessible from New York City’s three major airports. The concierge desk is always available to assist with car and limousine arrangements. When driving from the airport to Mandarin Oriental, New York, one can use the following directions, but it is recommended that you check for updates with our concierge team at 212-805-8890.
From LaGuardia Airport, follow signs to “New York City-Grand Central Parkway West.” Follow the Grand Central Parkway to the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge. Cross the bridge and remain on the right side for Manhattan, following signs to “FDR Drive - South.” Access the FDR Drive - Southbound. Remain on FDR Drive, until exiting on the right side at 63rd Street. After exiting, cross through traffic light and continue onto 60th Street. Make a right turn onto Central Park South. Continue on Central Park South to Columbus Circle. Follow Columbus Circle until entering Broadway. You will notice a large silver globe.