There are 5 ways to get from Brooklyn to Elmsford by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 5 subway, train  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Church Av to Grand Central - 42 St 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to White Plains Harlem

$13 - $29

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Line 2 subway, line 1 subway, line 1 bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Church Av to 96 St 2
  2. Take the line 1 subway from 96 St to Van Cortlandt Park - 242 St 1
  3. Take the line 1 bus from Broadway @ W 242Nd St to E Main St @ S Stone Ave 1

$8 - $14

3 alternative options

Subway, bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the subway from Prospect Park to Times Sq - 42 St Q
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to White Plains, Ny 3464 / ...

$14 - $32

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brooklyn to Elmsford 34.4 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Brooklyn to Elmsford 34.4 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Brooklyn to Elmsford is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brooklyn to Elmsford is to taxi which costs $150 - $190 and takes 41 min.

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The distance between Brooklyn and Elmsford is 29 miles. The road distance is 34.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Brooklyn to Elmsford without a car is to line 5 subway and train which takes 1 h 52 min and costs $12 - $29.

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It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to get from Brooklyn to Elmsford, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brooklyn to Elmsford is 34 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Brooklyn to Elmsford.

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There are 99+ hotels available in Elmsford. Prices start at $103 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 29 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 52 min

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

There is no direct connection from Brooklyn to Elmsford. However, you can take the line 5 subway to Grand Central - 42 St, take the walk to Grand Central, take the train to White Plains, take the walk to White Plains Bus Terminal Lane F, then take the line 13 bus to E Main St @ N Central Ave. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Brooklyn to Elmsford via Times Sq - 42 St, New York, Ny, White Plains, Ny, and White Plains Bus Terminal Lane F in around 2 h 24 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from Church Av to Grand Central - 42 St
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Prospect Park to Times Sq - 42 St
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Church Av to 96 St
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 96 St to Van Cortlandt Park - 242 St
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to White Plains
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to White Plains, Ny
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 914 995-2000
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from Broadway @ W 242Nd St to E Main St @ S Stone Ave
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
Other operators
Taxi from Brooklyn to Elmsford
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net

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