The 86th Street BID encourages the use of public transportation when visiting the district.
R train to 86th Street and 4th Avenue in Bay Ridge.
B1–to 4th Ave and 86th Street
B16–to 4th Ave and 86th Street
B63–to 5th Ave and 86th Street
B70–to 3rd Ave and 86th Street
X27–to Shore Road and 86th Street
X28–to 7th Ave and 86th Street
S53, S79 and S93 to Staten Island all terminate at 4th Avenue and 86th Street
From Downtown Brooklyn and Manhattan:
Take I-278W to Exit 19, Turn right at light onto 86th Street
From Staten Island and New Jersey:
Take I-278E to 92nd Street Exit, drive to 86th street. Turn left onto 86th Street from Dahlgren Pl.