Directions to The Public Theater & Joe's Pub


425 Lafayette Street (at Astor Place)
New York, NY 10003



By Subway:

West Side: Take the R or N train to the 8th Street Station
East Side: Take the #6 train to Astor Place Station

By Bus:

M2, M3, or M8 to 8th Street and 4th Avenue
M5 or M6 to 8th Street and Broadway
M15 to 2 nd Avenue and 9th Street
M101 or M102 to 8th Street and Cooper Union

By Car:

Exit the FDR Drive at Houston Street, drive west to Lafayette Street and turn right.
Or, drive down Broadway to 4th Street, turn left on 4th Street and then again on Lafayette Street


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