New York is a vast city, where you will never be bored. This blog helps you discover New York in all its splendor and at different levels. Also, many of you are looking for a New York map to print Before leaving. Well done, it means you are planning your trip, and you are right.
So I decided to make you a small article containing the principal plans to have with you during your visit. You will therefore find there a map of New York to print, as well as maps of the subway, train, and bus network.
New York map to print: the city map
First, you can download the New York City Official Plan by clicking here. You can even print it from home! I highly recommend it because it is very well made. Indeed, you will find a list of the main attractions and their location on the map.
The main tourist attractions are found in Manhattan and Brooklyn, which are arguably the busiest areas of the city. That said, you will find something to do in Queens, the Bronx, or Staten Island.
Here is a screenshot of part of this map, where you can easily find your way around using the clues on the sides of the plan.
Note that rather than printing them, you can order these cards for free (you will have to pay the shipping costs) on the official NYC GO site.
New York neighborhood map
New York is divided into five districts: Manhattan, Brooklyn, the Bronx, Queens, and Staten Island. Each borough you have many surprises in store and offers you immerse yourself in an extraordinary atmosphere :
- Manhattan: New York’s most famous district, Manhattan, is made up of several sections. In Manhattan, you can discover the main tourist attractions of the city and go shopping on Fifth Avenue in particular.
- Brooklyn: if it used to be wrong, this area is now very famous and appreciated by tourists. Located not far from Manhattan, Brooklyn deserves a shortstop! You can visit the famous Brooklyn Bridge or the botanical garden, an ideal place to rest and relax away from the hustle and bustle.
- The Bronx: if the Bronx had a bad reputation, today its image has changed. It’s nice to walk around. You can visit the botanical garden as well as the Italian district of the city. Do not hesitate to go and walk the Arthur Avenue Retail Market. You can find good Italian things there.
- Queens: in this district, you can enjoy the beach, stroll in the Flushing Meadows Corona Park, and discover exciting museums like MoMA PS1.
- Staten island: this district is renowned for its green spaces. During your visit, plan to stop at Clove Lakes Park and the Island Botanical Garden. It’s adorable.
Here is a map of the five neighborhoods of New York:
Manhattan is made up of several neighborhoods. To help you find your way, here is a map of Manhattan:
New York public transportation map to print
The transportation plan for the airport
The first plan you are looking for regarding New York transportation is undoubtedly the one connecting the different airports of the city to the center of Manhattan or other districts.
Also, don’t worry: whether you arrive at JFK, LaGuardia, or Newark Liberty, you will easily reach the city center.
Here is a plan highlighting your different possibilities, including AirTran and the MTA trains. You can download and print the high definition version by clicking here.
New York subway map to print
Then you will no doubt have to take the New York subway. The latter serves the city very well and is an economical option for getting around the big apple. Indeed, with 24 lines and 422 stations, you should be able to move around quickly!
Here is below a map of the metro network to print (download the high definition version by clicking here). That said, don’t panic: you can easily find them in paper format (and free) at all stations in the city.
Also, if you live or want to go to the vicinity of New York, there is a network of commuter trains. The latter covers, in particular, New Jersey, Long Island, as well as the Bronx, Queens, and Brooklyn.
The network is made up of the following four systems: New Jersey Transit (NJ Transit), Porth Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH), Long Island Rail Road (LIRR), and Metro-North Railroad (MNR).
These four trains hold 29 lines and 423 stations. You can access the PDF map of the regional train network by clicking here.
New York bus map to print
Finally, it is also possible to travel by bus to Manhattan. Slower and very dependent on traffic, it is, however, pleasant to move while admiring the city. If you have time, this is an excellent option to help you find your bearings and discover new places.
Also, you can find the Manhattan bus map in PDF format by clicking here.
If you count getting around in Brooklyn, there is also a bus network serving this borough very well. You will find it in PDF format to print it here.
Map of the emblematic places of New York
Los of your stay in New York, you will visit a multitude of emblematic places. Monuments, areas of interest. The Big Apple is full of sites to discover: Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, Times Square, Brooklyn Bridge, Central Park, and many more! To help you locate them, here is a map to print.
And here! Thanks to these plans, you should find your way around and move around the big apple more easily. Do not hesitate to print them and soak them to pass for a local before arriving in New York!
And then, while you are in your preparations, don’t forget your Pass! Check out my article on the New York City Pass and New York Pass, and make your choice. This will save you time and money. Have a nice trip!