SUMMIT One Vanderbilt in New York

Reach for the Stars at SUMMIT One Vanderbilt: Tickets & Info

Become part of the New York skyline at SUMMIT One Vanderbilt, where panoramic views and unforgettable experiences await. Gaze out across the Big Apple, enjoy views of New York City’s most incredible landmarks, and discover what makes this cultural hub so exciting.  Whether you’re visiting NYC for business or pleasure, this spectacular observation deck must be high on your agenda! Whatever the occasion, find SUMMIT One Vanderbilt tickets at the best prices here.

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SUMMIT One Vanderbilt Tickets: What Are Your Options?

In the beating heart of New York City, you’ll find Manhattan’s most beautiful observation deck – the SUMMIT One Vanderbilt. To help you plan the ultimate experience, we’ve compared all the available tickets and packages for you.

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    SUMMIT One Vanderbilt

    SUMMIT One Vanderbilt Ticket

    • from 45,73 USD

    Experience New York from a fresh perspective at the SUMMIT One Vanderbilt, a stunning observation deck offering a 360-degree view of the city. You’ll begin your adventure with a ride on a glass elevator, which will transport you to the top floors of the building. Here, you’ll enjoy the Air exhibition, an immersive art experience brought to life by Kenzo Digital. After, you’ll float on a transparent ledge above the iconic Madison Avenue, before soaking up the sun on the 93rd-floor terrace. This package offers a unique experience that you’ll never forget!

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    Observation deck Edge Hudson Yards

    Great Alternative: The Edge NYC

    • from 41.73 USD
    • Highest outdoor sky deck in the Western hemisphere
    • 360° views of New York City

    Elevate your senses at Edge, soaring 1100 feet above Manhattan's streets. From this astonishing vantage point, marvel at panoramic views stretching from Central Park to the iconic Statue of Liberty. Challenge your bravery by standing on the dizzying glass floor, gazing directly into the heart of the bustling city below, and embrace the sensation of leaning over the city's silhouette, champagne in hand. Embark on a journey that not only offers a breathtaking vista but immerses you in the intricate tapestry of Hudson Yards' history and design. Don't miss this unparalleled experience!

What Awaits You at the SUMMIT One Vanderbilt

At 320 meters tall, the SUMMIT One Vanderbilt is the highest observation deck in New York, located on the 86th floor of the dazzling One Vanderbilt skyscraper. On a clear day, you can even see six states from the top: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Connecticut, and Massachusetts – alongside many famous NYC landmarks!

Air - Art Exhibition

Air is an exciting new art exhibition, brought to SUMMIT One Vanderbilt by Kenzo Digital and SL Green Realty Corp. This immersive exhibition will delight every sense, with several floors and rooms to explore. Exhibitions designed with mirrors mean the focus here is on reflection – but Air feels almost limitless. Every step offers a new and unique image of New York City and its surroundings, bringing its skyline into a spatial dimension that expands into infinity. You’ll have access to this exhibition with your SUMMIT One Vanderbilt tickets, and we can promise you’ll be mesmerized!  

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Levitation - Glass Skyboxes

Enjoy a truly thrilling view of NYC with Levitation, two glass ledges allowing unobstructed views of this magical city. Located approximately 324 metres above Madison Avenue, you’ll have the hustle and bustle of Manhattan beneath your feet. While you appreciate this extraordinary view, imagine for a moment that you’re floating above New York City – do you dare to look down?

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Glass Elevator

Fancy a breath-taking ride in a glass elevator? Yes, you read that right! When you buy tickets for the SUMMIT One Vanderbilt, you’ll get to ride the Ascent elevator to the Après terrace, some 364 metres above New York City. Here, the highest vantage point in Midtown Manhattan is yours to enjoy. As Ascent runs up and down the outside of the building, you’ll have spectacular views from the get-go. 

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Après & Terrace: Enjoy a Drink Above the Rooftops of NYC

There’s nothing more magical than enjoying a drink in the sky, especially in New York City. At the Après café, you’ll be able to sip a glass of wine in the cosy lounge or step out onto the SUMMIT’s terrace. Here, you’ll have stunning, open-air views of NYC – often stretching 120 kilometres on clear days. Enjoy the tranquillity of relaxing above the rooftops, away from the hustle and bustle of the city below.

Interesting Facts About the SUMMIT One Vanderbilt

  • The building is 397 metres tall. With its antenna, it’s 427 metres! 
  • It cost almost $3.31 billion to build the One Vanderbilt.
  • This makes One Vanderbilt the tallest office building in New York City
  • One Vanderbilt is also one of the top five tallest buildings in NYC. The One World Trade Center is the tallest. 
  • One Vanderbilt has 73 floors and 42 elevators.
  • It also has the world's largest glass elevator, the Ascent.
  • One Vanderbilt was named after the street on which it is located: Vanderbilt Avenue.
  • The top of the building can be illuminated in different colours.
  • La Pavillon restaurant at One Vanderbilt has 20-foot ceilings.
  • The majority of the building is made from recycled materials.
  • Surprisingly, One Vanderbilt consists of four towers. However, these blend so well that it looks like just one.

FAQ about the Summit One Vanderbilt

The duration of a visit to Summit One Vanderbilt is flexible, as there is no strict time limit imposed on visitors. Guests can generally stay for as long as they wish within the operating hours of the attraction. It's recommended to allocate at least an hour to fully appreciate the panoramic views and explore the indoor and outdoor sections. However, the exact duration may vary based on individual preferences and the overall crowd at the time of visit.
Summit One Vanderbilt is an observation deck located at the top of the One Vanderbilt skyscraper in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. Offering breathtaking panoramic views of the city's skyline, it provides visitors with a unique vantage point from approximately 391 meters (1,283 feet) above the ground. The experience includes both indoor and outdoor spaces, making it a popular attraction for those seeking a stunning perspective of New York City.
Summit One Vanderbilt is well-suited for a visit on a rainy day, as it offers two indoor levels. This allows visitors to enjoy the full panoramic views without having to venture into inclement weather. The indoor spaces provide a comfortable environment, making it an attractive option even when the weather is less favorable.
Summit One Vanderbilt offers a captivating experience at night. The observation deck is well-illuminated, providing spectacular views of the nighttime skyline of New York City. The sparkling lights of the city, combined with the panoramic vistas, create an impressive and atmospheric setting for visitors exploring the platform after dark.

Opening Hours and Directions

Once you’ve bought your tickets for the SUMMIT One Vanderbilt, it’s time to plan your adventure!

Opening Hours

13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
9:00 - 23:00
9:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 21:00

May vary on public holidays/festivals.


Arriving by Subway
Use Subway lines 4, 5, 6, or 7 to Grand Central, 42nd Street.

Arriving by Bus
The M101, M102, M103, M1, M2, M3, M4, Q32, and M42 bus routes run directly to SUMMIT One Vanderbilt.

45 E 42nd St, New York, NY 10017, United States


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