Crown Heights South provides easy access to New York City. The S-train runs along the west side of the neighborhood with several lines, such as the 2 and 3, cutting across it. Other trains and metro stations fall along the S-train line and provide easy access to Manhattan for residents working there. Train tickets per person cost $2.50.
Uber car service can be used in Crown Heights South with fares starting at $20 and going up to $64 for the Uber SUV service, but most residents choose to take a train or cab as it costs much less. A cab can easily be hailed from inside Crown Heights with fares starting at $3.50 to go one block. Rides from the center of the neighborhood to the airport start at $50 one way. Residents have access to private-car services and limo services as well.
Meters can be found on the streets of Crown Heights, and parking costs $1 for one hour. Several parking garages and lots can be found throughout the neighborhood. F & R Parking Lot located on New York Avenue has ample parking for those on the north side of the neighborhood. Sea Crest Garage
is on the southwest end of the neighborhood with prices starting at $10.
Residents enjoy biking and walking throughout the neighborhood, and both are safe as Crown Heights is a very pedestrian-friendly area.
Access to major highways, such as the Prospect Expressway, can be easily accessed for a quick ride outside of the city or into one of the other four boroughs. Access to routes 17 and 287 also come easy, taking you out of New York and into New Jersey quickly.