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Kimpton Ink48 Hotel
653 11th Avenue
New York, NY 10036
(212) 757-0088

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Located at the corner of 11th Avenue and West 48th Street on Midtown Manhattan’s west side, Kimpton Ink48 Hotel puts you in the middle of a storied neighborhood. Hell’s Kitchen is bordered by 34th Street to the south, 59th Street to the north, Eighth Avenue to the east and the Hudson River to the west.

Kimpton Ink48 is convenient to the area’s major airports: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR). We’re 10 blocks from Javits Center and five blocks from the Manhattan Cruise Terminal. You’ll find easy access to Amtrack, NJ Transit and the Long Island Rail Road.

It’s easy to get here. Once you arrive, it may be seriously hard to leave our effortless social atmosphere and sunrise-to-sunset views. Just saying.

To Ink48 from LaGuardia Airport (LGA)

LaGuardia Airport is about 10 miles from Ink48 Hotel and drive time is about 20-50 minutes, depending on the time of day and traffic. Taxi fare from the airport is approximately $35. Our hotel's concierge can also help arrange Diva Limousine town car service to/from area airports.

  • From the airport, take the ramp to Airport Exits. Go 0.3 miles.
  • Keep left at the fork and follow signs for Triboro Bridge / Grand Central Parkway West, merging onto Grand Central Parkway West. Go 0.9 miles.
  • Take Exit 4 for Brooklyn Queens Expressway toward I-278 W / Staten Island. Go 0.4 miles.
  • Merge onto Brooklyn Queens Expressway E. Go 0.5 miles.
  • Take the exit onto Brooklyn Queens Expressway / I-278 W. Go 2.5 miles.
  • Take Exit 35 to merge onto I-495 W toward Midtown Tunnel (partial toll road). Go 3.1 miles.
  • Take the exit toward Queens Midtown Tunnel Exit / Tunnel Exit St.
  • Keep left at the fork and follow signs for 34 St. / Downtown / 35 St., merging onto Queens Midtown Tunnel Exit / Tunnel Exit St. Go 0.2 miles.
  • Turn right at E 34th Street.
  • Turn right at 8th Avenue.
  • Turn left at W 42nd Street.
  • Turn right at 10th Avenue.
  • Turn left at W 47th Street.
  • Turn right at 11th Avenue.
  • Ink48 Hotel is located at 653 11th Avenue at 48th Street.

To our Midtown Manhattan hotel from John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

JFK is about 20 miles from Ink48 Hotel and drive time is about 45-75 minutes, depending on the time of day and traffic. You can take an "official" taxi from the airport for a flat rate of $45-$49 plus toll (approximately $6) and tip. Shared shuttle service is also available for about $19 per person. Alternatively, our hotel's concierge can help arrange Diva Limousine town car service to/from JFK.

  • From the airport, merge onto I-678 N / Van Wyck Expressway. Go 5.9 miles.
  • Take Exit 10 on the left to merge onto Grand Central Parkway West toward Triboro Bridge / La Guardia Airport. Go 2 miles.
  • Take Exit 10E-W for I-495 W toward Manhattan. Go 0.6 miles.
  • Keep left at the fork and follow signs for Midtown Tunnel / I-495 W, merging onto I-495 W (partial toll road). Go 7.3 miles.
  • Take the exit toward Queens Midtown Tunnel Exit / Tunnel Exit St.
  • Keep left at the fork and follow signs for 34 St. / Downtown / 35 St., merging onto Queens Midtown Tunnel Exit / Tunnel Exit St. Go 0.2 miles.
  • Turn right at E 34th Street.
  • Turn right at 8th Avenue.
  • Turn left at W 42nd Street.
  • Turn right at 10th Avenue.
  • Turn left at W 47th Street.
  • Turn right at 11th Avenue.
  • Ink48 Hotel is located at 653 11th Avenue at 48th Street.

To our Midtown Manhattan hotel from Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR)

Newark Liberty International Airport is about 17 miles from Ink48 Hotel and drive time is about 30-60 minutes, depending on the time of day and traffic. Taxi fare is about $45-$55 before tolls and tip, and shared shuttle service is also available for about $19 per person. There is also a monorail that goes from Newark to Penn Station, and you can taxi to Ink48 hotel from there. Alternatively, our hotel's concierge can help arrange Diva Limousine town car service to/from EWR.

  • From the airport, head southeast, taking the ramp onto I-78 E (partial toll road). Go 2.0 miles.
  • Take the I-95 N / New Jersey Turnpike N exit (partial toll road). Go 1.3 miles.
  • Take a slight left her and follow signs for I-80 / Lincoln Tunnel / US-46 / Exits 15E-18E (toll road). Go 6.4 miles.
  • Take Exit 16E toward Lincoln Tunnel (partial toll road). Go 0.9 miles.
  • Merge onto Route 495 E (signs for Lincoln Tunnel / Route 495 E) (partial roll road), entering New York. Go 3.7 miles.
  • Take the exit on the left toward Route 9A / 42 Street / I-495 E / All Points.
  • Merge onto Dyer Avenue. Go 0.2 miles.
  • Turn left at W 42nd Street.
  • Turn right at 10th Avenue.
  • Turn left at W 47th Street.
  • Turn right at 11th Avenue.
  • Ink48 Hotel is located at 653 11th Avenue at 48th Street.

To our New York boutique hotel from Boston

Ink48 Hotel is about 215 miles from Boston and the drive takes about four hours, depending on the traffic and how often you stop for coffee and gas.

From Boston's I-93 S / I-90 W:

  • Keep right at the fork and follow signs for Masspike / I-90 W. Merge onto I-90 W / Massachusetts Turnpike / Mass Pike. Go about 55 miles (partial toll road).
  • Take Exit 9 to merge onto I-84 W toward US-20 / Sturbridge / Hartford. You are entering Connecticut. Go about 42 miles (partial toll road).
  • Just past Hartford, take Exit 57 on the left to merge onto CT-15 S toward Charter Oak Bridge / I-91 S / NY City. Go 2.6 miles.
  • Take Exit 87 for Brainard Road / I-91 S toward I-84-Alt W / Airport Road / Brainard Airport. Go 0.2 miles.
  • Follow signs for New York City / New Haven / I-91 S. Merge onto I-91 S. Go 16.3 miles.
  • Take Exit 17 for W. Cross Pkwy. / CT-15 S. Go 0.4 miles.
  • Merge onto CT-15 S. You are entering New York. Go 64.4 miles.
  • Continue on Hutchinson River Parkway S. Go 10.6 miles.
  • Take a slight left at Cross County Parkway W (signs for George Washington Bridge / Cross County Pkwy.). Go 4.7 miles.
  • Take the Saw Mill Parkway S exit toward New York City. Go 1.7 miles.
  • Continue on Henry Hudson Parkway (partial toll road). Go 11.6 miles.
  • Continue on 12th Ave. / Route 9A S / West Side Highway. Go 0.7 miles.
  • Turn left at W 46th Street.
  • Turn left at 11th Avenue.
  • Ink48 hotel is located at 653 11th Avenue at 48th Street.

To our New York boutique hotel from Philadelphia

Ink48 Hotel is about 100 miles from Philadelphia and the drive takes about two hours, depending on time of day, the traffic and how heavy your foot is on the gas pedal.

From Philadelphia's US-30 E…

  • Continue on US 30-E for about 4 miles. You are entering New Jersey.
  • Take a slight left at Kaighn Avenue. Go 0.5 miles.
  • Take a slight left to stay on Kaighn Avenue. Go 5.0 miles.
  • Merge onto Route 73 S via the ramp to New Jersey Turnpike / Marlton. Go 1.4 miles.
  • Take the ramp onto New Jersey Turnpike N. Go 78.4 miles (partial toll road).
  • Take Exit 16E toward the Lincoln Tunnel. Go about 1 mile (partial toll road).
  • Merge onto Route 495 E (signs for Lincoln Tunnel / Rte. 495 E). Go 3.8 miles (partial toll road). You are entering New York.
  • Take the left exit toward Rte. 9A / Theater District / 42nd Street / Uptown.
  • Immediately merge onto Dyer Avenue. Go 0.2 miles.
  • Turn left at W 42nd Street.
  • Immediately turn right at 10th Avenue.
  • Turn right at 10th Avenue.
  • Turn left at W 47th Street.
  • Turn left at 11th Avenue.
  • Ink48 Hotel is located at 653 11th Avenue at 48th Street.

To our New York Boutique hotel by Public Transportation

Ink48 is easily accessible by Amtrak, NJ Transit and the Long Island Rail Road. When riding any of these rails, get off at the Penn Station and hop on the Subway for only $2.75 and arrive a few blocks from Ink48's doorstep! The nearest Subway lines are the A, C, and E lines.

From Penn Station:

  • Take the E Subway line heading Uptown.
  • Get off at the 50th street stop which is at the intersection of 50th Street and 8th Avenue.
  • Head West on 50th Street towards 11th Avenue.
  • When you reach 11th Avenue, make a left and head south to 48th Street.
  • Ink48 will be on your right.