There are 2 ways to get from Brooklyn to Beacon by subway, train or car

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Line 5 subway, train  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Church Av to Grand Central - 42 St 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Beacon Hudson

$17 - $33

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Brooklyn to Beacon 73.5 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Brooklyn to Beacon is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brooklyn to Beacon is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Brooklyn and Beacon is 59 miles. The road distance is 73.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to get from Brooklyn to Beacon, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Brooklyn, NY, USA and Beacon, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Brooklyn to Beacon. However, you can take the line 5 subway to Grand Central - 42 St, take the walk to Grand Central, then take the train to Beacon. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Beacon.

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