Park Drive Regulations

Effective June 29th:  Cars will be banned on park drives north of 72nd Street at all times.

Cars are only allowed on the Park drives during specific times, and regulations differ for each one. Note that the speed limit in Central Park is always 25mph in all areas, unless otherwise indicated.

Center Drive (6th Ave entrance at Central Park South to East 72nd St and 5th Ave):
7AM - 7PM (Weekdays only)
West Drive (72nd St South to Central Park South and 7th Ave):
8AM - 10AM (Weekdays only)
High Occupancy Vehicles only
East Drive No longer allowed
72nd Cross Street Drive (72nd St and 5th Ave to West Drive South):
8AM - 10AM (Weekdays only)

Sponsored Links
Share or Bookmark

+ Sponsored Links

+ Events Calendar

+ Sponsored Links

+ Newsletter

Keep up with what's happening in Central Park

Take a tour of Central
Park and go sightseeing
in New York City!

+ Sponsored Links

+ Search for Hotels

Top of Page Header Photo: © Rick Anderson 2016
Copyright © 2004 - 2016 Greensward Group, LLC. All rights reserved.
Recommended Article
Bethesda Terrace

Offering breathtaking views of both the Central Park Lake and woods, the Bethesda Terrace, located at 72nd Street Cross Drive, ... read more ›