TRAVEL & TRANSPORTATION
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The New York City Triathlon is held each year in central New York City. Our host hotel is located in Midtown Manhattan, with the race venue set across Riverside Park (on the Upper West Side) and Central Park. The event’s proximity makes is easily accessible by car, train or plane.

HOST HOTEL

The 2018 NYC Triathlon Host Hotel is the New York Hilton Midtown, located on 54th St. and 6th Avenue.

The Sports & Fitness Expo, mandatory packet pickup and athlete briefings will take place at the Hilton on Friday, June 29 and Saturday, June 30. Additionally, complimentary shuttles will be available race morning to bring athletes from the New York Hilton Midtown to Transition and the Swim Start. NYC Triathlon athletes will receive a special discounted rate on race weekend.

> 2018 room block details will be posted here soon.

BIKE SHIPPING

Since 2004, TriBike Transport (TBT), the original bike transport company, has helped over 100,000 athletes by providing HASSLE-FREE, ECONOMICAL, and UNPARALLELED bike transport. Whether using our Fully-Assembled, Pack & Ship or Valet Service, we take the hassle out of transporting your bike, so all you have to focus on is your race.
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Fully Assembled Bike Transport
The original Fully Assembled Bike Transport service for cyclists and triathletes alike. For an additional fee, TBT will take your wheel bag and a gear bag, too!

Pack & Ship Bike Transport
TBT also offers a Pack & Ship service to athletes living in areas that their trucks just can’t get to. You’re only responsible for dis-assembling and boxing your bike for outbound shipping and then re-assembly once your bike is returned home. TBT will handle the rest!
Valet Service (*Available at select races)
Take the night off and use TBT’s optional Valet Service. Whether you shipped your bike with TBT or not –TBT will pick up your bike and bags (bike and run) from transition after your race. Two unique Valet Services to choose from:
  1. Next Day Valet – stop by TBT’s corral the day after the race for your pedals and bags (and bike too, if you’ve got your own transportation).
  2. Finish & Fly – leave it to TBT to pack your bags in a gorgeous TBT Duffle and ship it home with your bike. The duffle is yours to keep!

Travel light with TBT! For more information please visit www.tribiketransport.com.

AIR TRAVEL

If you plan on flying into New York, you have three airport options: LaGuardia (LGA), JFK or Newark, NJ (EWR).

TAXI
Taxi cab service is readily available from all airports. One-way fares to/from Midtown Manhattan can range from $40-60 each way (excluding tip). Travel times can range from 15 minutes to more than an hour, depending on traffic.

ROAD CLOSURES

TIME POINT TO POINT LOCATION
4:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Henry Hudson Parkway to Gun Hill Road Moshulu Parkway
4:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Northbound Lane, 56th Street to Moshulu Parkway West Side Highway
4:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. 79th Street to 72nd Street Riverside Drive
 4:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Riverside Drive to the Hudson River 79th Street
7:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. Henry Hudson Parkway to Central Park West 72nd Street

PARKING OPTIONS

Following are recommended parking garages near transition:

NAME ADDRESS LOCATION
Ultra Park, LLC 424 West End Ave. 81st St. b/w West End Ave & Broadway
Central Parking System 214 W. 80th St. 80th St. b/w Amsterdam Ave. & Broadway
Garage 254 W. 79th St. 79th St. b/w West End Ave. & Broadway
Garage 261 W. 77th St. 77th St. b/w Amsterdam Ave. & Broadway
Champion Parking 207 W. 76th St. 76th St. b/w Amsterdam Ave. & Broadway

RESERVED PARKING

 

Reserve your parking in advance and get there on time, stress free!SpotHero is the nation’s leading parking reservation app to book convenient and affordable parking, whether it’s for an event, commute to work or even airport parking.

To reserve your parking spot for the triathlon, visit the New York City Triathlon SpotHero Parking Page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up.

Need parking for the expo? Visit the Sports and Fitness Expo SpotHero Parking Page to book a spot near the New York Hilton Midtown.

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