There are 3 ways to get from Beacon to Bronx Zoo by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Beacon to Harlem-125th St. Hudson

$17 - $41

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Beacon to Croton-Harmon
  2. Take the train from Croton-Harmon to Marble Hill
  3. Take the bus from W 225 St/Broadway to Southern Bl/E 183 St Bx9

$21 - $44

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Beacon to Bronx Zoo 55.3 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Beacon to Bronx Zoo is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Beacon to Bronx Zoo is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Beacon to Bronx Zoo. However, there are services departing from Beacon and arriving at Fordham via Harlem-125th St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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The distance between Beacon and Bronx Zoo is 46 miles. The road distance is 55.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Beacon to Bronx Zoo without a car is to train which takes 2 h 32 min and costs $17 - $45.

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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Beacon to Bronx Zoo, including transfers.

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Beacon to Bronx Zoo train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Beacon station.

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Beacon to Bronx Zoo train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), arrive at Harlem-125th St. station.

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Map of how to get from Beacon to Bronx Zoo.
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  • Distance: 45.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 32 min

What companies run services between Beacon, NY, USA and Bronx Zoo, NY, USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Beacon to Bronx Zoo hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $29 and the journey takes 1 h 23 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Beacon to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$21 - $29
At station
$18 - $22
Train from Beacon to Croton-Harmon
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $17
Onboard
$14 - $19
At station
$9 - $14
Train from Croton-Harmon to Marble Hill
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$9 - $14
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from W 225 St/Broadway to Southern Bl/E 183 St
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info

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