About Port Authority
The Port Authority area is known for being the main gateway for interstate buses into Manhattan in New York City. It is situated one block east of the Lincoln Tunnel and one block west of Times Square. There are many retail outlets in the vicinity, making the area a haven for shoppers. Both Grand Central Station and Penn Station are a short walk from Port Authority, and many tourists travel to visit these famous landmarks. There are countless hotels situated nearby, as well as plenty of restaurants, bars and coffee shops. There are also banks, convenience stores, libraries and museums.
Setting up your business here
There are numerous franchise stores located near Port Authority, such as Heartland Brewery, RadioShack, Starbucks, Hudson News, Duane Reade, GNC, and Bolton's. Many bus companies also have a base in the area. Networking opportunities with like-minded professionals are plentiful, and public transport is easily accessible, providing efficient links throughout New York City. There are various executive suites in the area, which often come fully-furnished and provide clients with a range of business services.
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Things to do in Port Authority
Port Authority is surrounded by attractions and amenities, ensuring there is always something to do nearby. The Hudson River is a short walk away, and provides a tranquil retreat from the hustle and bustle of the busy city. Bryant Park is a spacious area, with various amenities within it, including a café. It is also the home of the New York Public Library. Frames Bowling Alley is a favorite with families and provides hours of fun. There is a wide range of eateries and bars in the area, including Metro Marché, an impressive brasserie with an extensive menu, and Ressie Mae’s Soul to Go, a soul food restaurant which serves delicious American cuisine. The Beer Authority offers a wide choice of ales and beers, whilst Landsowne Road is a ‘fun bar’, which is popular with both locals and tourists.
- Subways: 42nd Street Station
- Railway: Penn Station
- Nearest freeway: I-495
- Nearest airports: LaGuardia Airport, Newark Airport
- Other: All major bus routes served nearby