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Duration 1h 2m
Distance 14.4 miles
Average price $6
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average bus between Mount Vernon and Roosevelt Island takes 1h 2m and the fastest bus takes 40 min. The bus runs at least 2 times per hour from Mount Vernon to Roosevelt Island. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. E 241 St/Cranford Ave
  2. Manhattan
1h 7m
$2 - $7

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from E 241 St/Cranford Ave and arriving at 5 Av/East 87 St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 7m.

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The distance between Mount Vernon and Roosevelt Island is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.4 miles.

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Mount Vernon to Roosevelt Island bus services, operated by MTA, depart from E 241 St/Cranford Ave station.

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Mount Vernon to Roosevelt Island bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at 5 Av/East 87 St station.

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There are 7752+ hotels available in Roosevelt Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Mount Vernon and Roosevelt Island?

MTA operates a bus from E 241 St/Cranford Ave to 5 Av/East 87 St hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 1h 7m.
Bus operators
MTA
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Bus from E 241 St/Cranford Ave to 5 Av/East 87 St
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info

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