Upper East Side, United States
See our boutique hotel deals
Smith Exclusive: Times 2017: 30% off stays of two nights or more
When to go
Time your trip to the Upper East Side to catch that magical fall feeling, when you're unlikely to get frostbite and the park's trees turn auburn and gold.
PlanesJFK International Airport services most international and west coast arrivals and departures, and is 20 miles away. Several domestic airlines fly into LaGuardia Airport, just 10 miles away. Although close, travel times to and from both airports vary greatly due to traffic and time of day.
TrainsPenn Station, just 15 minutes away by car, is on 7th Avenue & West 32nd Street, and is served by Amtrak (www.amtrak.com).
AutomobilesWith an abundance of taxis and public transportation options available, a car is not necessary. Plus, this neighbourhood has the city's most strut-worthy streets.