Park update: The Spur and Coach Passage at 30th Street will be closed on Wednesday, September 22.

Close Alert

Visitor Info

**Please note that the 14th Street and 23rd Street elevators are currently unavailable.**

The High Line is open daily, with COVID-related measures in place. These measures, such as reduced capacity and asking visitors to wear a mask or face covering, help ensure an improved and safer visitor and employee experience.

On weekdays there is open access and no reservations are required. On weekends through September 30, please make a free reservation between 12 – 6pm and note the entry directions below. From October 1 to November 30, the High Line will have open access from 7am – 10pm daily, with no reservations required.

Make a weekend reservation

Through September 30:
Monday – Friday
Hours: 7am – 9pm
Open access without reservations
All entrances open

Saturday & Sunday
Hours: 9am – 9pm

Peak
Timed-entry from 12pm – 6pm
Reservation required
Enter at Gansevoort Street, 23rd Street, or 30th Street only.
Limited walk-up entries available. To guarantee access, reserve online in advance of your visit.

Off-peak 
Open access without reservations from 9am – 12pm & 6pm – 9pm
All entrances open

On weekends from 12pm – 6pm, enter at Gansevoort Street, 23rd Street, or 30th Street only. All other access points are exit only. Guests may travel east or west on 30th street (from 10th to 11th Ave) without a reservation.

Elevators are available at Gansevoort Street, 14th Street, 23rd Street, and 30th Street. On weekends, the elevator at 14th Street is exit only. The 34th Street gate is closed.

Please wear a mask or face covering.

Docent-led public tours are offered on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays from May to October, and on Saturdays from November to April.

Plan your visit. Before the date of your visit, make sure to review park rules below and COVID-related visitor precautions.

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View Frequently Asked Questions

The High Line is a public park built on a historic freight rail line elevated above the streets on Manhattan’s West Side. Saved from demolition by neighborhood residents and the City of New York, the High Line opened in 2009 as a hybrid public space where visitors experience nature, art, and design.

**Please note that the 14th Street and 23rd Street elevators are currently unavailable.**

The High Line is open daily, with COVID-related measures in place. These measures, such as reduced capacity and asking visitors to wear a mask or face covering, help ensure an improved and safer visitor and employee experience.

On weekdays there is open access and no reservations are required. On weekends through September 30, please make a free reservation between 12 – 6pm and note the entry directions below. From October 1 to November 30, the High Line will have open access from 7am – 10pm daily, with no reservations required.

Make a weekend reservation

Through September 30:
Monday – Friday
Hours: 7am – 9pm
Open access without reservations
All entrances open

Saturday & Sunday
Hours: 9am – 9pm

Peak
Timed-entry from 12pm – 6pm
Reservation required
Enter at Gansevoort Street, 23rd Street, or 30th Street only.
Limited walk-up entries available. To guarantee access, reserve online in advance of your visit.

Off-peak 
Open access without reservations from 9am – 12pm & 6pm – 9pm
All entrances open

On weekends from 12pm – 6pm, enter at Gansevoort Street, 23rd Street, or 30th Street only. All other access points are exit only. Guests may travel east or west on 30th street (from 10th to 11th Ave) without a reservation.

Elevators are available at Gansevoort Street, 14th Street, 23rd Street, and 30th Street. On weekends, the elevator at 14th Street is exit only. The 34th Street gate is closed.

Please wear a mask or face covering.

Docent-led public tours are offered on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays from May to October, and on Saturdays from November to April.

Plan your visit. Before the date of your visit, make sure to review park rules below and COVID-related visitor precautions.

Sign up for our email list for the latest updates.

View Frequently Asked Questions

The High Line is a public park built on a historic freight rail line elevated above the streets on Manhattan’s West Side. Saved from demolition by neighborhood residents and the City of New York, the High Line opened in 2009 as a hybrid public space where visitors experience nature, art, and design.

Park access & info +

Access to the High Line is possible via any of the access points listed below. The High Line is fully wheelchair accessible.

Transportation +

Subway

Bus

Bike Racks

 

Bike racks are located at street level near the stairs at the following locations along the High Line. Please note that bicycles are not allowed on the High Line. Additional public bike racks not maintained by the High Line may be located near our entrances.

 

Citi Bike

 

For a list of the nearest CitiBike stations, please visit their website.

 

Accessibility +

We work hard to keep the High Line open, accessible, and enjoyable for all. The park is wheelchair accessible via elevators at Gansevoort Street, 14th Street, 23rd Street, and 30th Street. Please note that the elevator at 14th Street is currently exit-only. The elevator at 16th Street is currently out of service.

Wheelchair accessible restrooms are located at Gansevoort Street and 16th Street.

Park rules +

The following are not permitted on the High Line:

  • Smoking
  • Bicycles
  • Dogs, except for service dogs
  • Use of skateboards, skates, or recreational scooters
  • Walking in planting beds or on exposed rail tracks
  • Picking flowers or plants
  • Sitting on railings or climbing on any part of the High Line
  • Drinking alcohol, except in authorized areas
  • Littering
  • Throwing objects
  • Amplified sound, except by permit
  • Obstructing entrances or paths
  • Solicitation
  • Commercial activity, except by permit or otherwise authorized
  • Film or photography requiring equipment or exclusive use of an area, except by permit
  • Events or gatherings greater than 20 persons, except by permit

What we ask you to do

  • Reserve a free timed-entry pass prior to your weekend visit. A limited number of day-of walk-up passes will also be available at the entrance. All free passes are issued on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Wear a mask or face covering
  • Maintain 6-foot distance between each person not in the same household
  • If you are sick, stay home
  • Wash your hands frequently
  • Cover your coughs and sneezes
  • Do not touch your face

Get the High Line app

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You keep the High Line going

The High Line is almost entirely supported by people like you. As a nonprofit organization, we need your support to keep this public space free—and extraordinary—for everyone.

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Support

Special thanks to TD Bank, our Presenting Green Sponsor, for their support of the High Line’s reopening.