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The Ride

Opens in 11 min: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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About
THE RIDE & Our Family of NYC Experiences: THE RIDE is an interactive entertainment experience where the streets of NYC are the stage and you’ve got front row seats! THE TOUR is an immersive multimedia sightseeing tour where the past, present and...more
Opens in 11 min
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Contact
584 8th Ave, Between 37th & 38th Streets, New York City, NY 10018-3007
Midtown
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+1 212-221-0853
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Better then my expectations! The hosts are so friendly and try to connect with you, asking each person hims names and nationality, and they dont forget it during the hole travel so it feels like they are close to us.Very funny ride, the interactions with...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Such a fun evening was had on The Ride. The tour doesn’t actually take you to see much, but the hosts keep you entertained with music, trivia and quizzes on the route. The highlights are the stops where randomly people in the street come to...More

Thank elliott-rae86
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a fun way to spend an hour and half! We took the 1815 bus and it was brilliant. Good fun with some amazing acts just turning up! A good giggle for anyone wanting that New York experience

Thank DollyInverness
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a great time on The Ride! The hosts were super funny. They were quick witted and kept everyone laughing! The bus is awesome. The sideways stadium seating is really cool and the windows give you an awesome view of the city. The street...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank williamsfam2007
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a great and fun experience. The bus is specially adapted with floor to ceiling glass and sound/light effects. The characters that interact with the bus are great fun and add lots to this experience. We ended the trip singing along to New York...More

Thank SteveB795
Reviewed yesterday

If you visit with more excite, it'll be more funny.Of cource they extract your hidden excite :)Worth it.

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sunshine34625621918
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The ride for us was just a bit too cheesy with not enough of actual substance going on. I expected more street performances so was disappointed with that, however the actual performances were good. The hosts were too cheesy for our taste and I cringed...More

Thank cherylrU9801DG
Reviewed 2 days ago

This tour exceeded our expectations. We recommend for all that like fun because the monitors are funny so much.

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Go43007671825
Reviewed 2 days ago

Expensive for what it is. It isnt cheap at all. I paid up front with sightseeing however when I booked my ride they asked me again for my credit card. They sent me an email asking to be 15 min before. When I get to...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent surprise. We got to the bus with low expectations, but we definitely enjoyed the experience and would recommend. Included when we purchase the NY pass.

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CBYankee
December 18, 2018|
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Response from TheRideNYC | Property representative |
Heres a 5 star from yesterday: katie w Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom Reviewed today Well Organised Well organised- enjoyable experience! Although we had a delay of 45 minutes- they kept us updated with this information... More
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Cordielle S
December 9, 2018|
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Response from TheRideNYC | Property representative |
Yes since there are limited seats on each bus all seats require a payment.
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SwatiS138
December 4, 2018|
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Response from TheRideNYC | Property representative |
THRE RIDE is operational 365 days a year. Check out our website for exact departure times and book early...we will sell out!
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