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New Year’s Eve at Times Square Parking Guide

New Year’s Eve is fast approaching! If you’re one of the estimated one million people going to Times Square for the celebrations this year, here is everything you need to know about parking for the festivities.


Street Parking

Street parking is available for a fee near Times Square. Keep in mind that it is limited and in very high demand, particularly during busy holiday events. If you are looking to park on the street, pay close attention to posted signs, and allow extra time due to increased traffic and area road closures! You can learn more about street parking rates and availability here.

Public Transportation to Times Square

If driving isn’t your thing, or you would prefer to park farther away from the hustle and bustle, Times Square is a major hub for multiple subway lines, and is easily accessible by public transit. Visitors can take the A, C, & E, train lines to the 42nd St. Port Authority (8th Avenue) stop, and the N, Q, R, 1, 2, 3, 7, & S lines to the 42nd St., Times Square stop. 

For those traveling by bus, the M20, M16, M104, & M7 all stop at Times Square.

To learn more about transportation options to Times Square, click here.

Reserve with SpotHero

There are many parking garages and lots available near Times Square for a fee. Times Square can be a busy place on any day of the week, but especially around the holidays. We recommend building extra time into your commute to account for traffic and reserving a spot in advance! 


You can learn more about New Year’s Eve in Times Square here.

Happy parking!