There are 4 ways to get from Brooklyn to Mount Vernon by subway, train, 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 18 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Church Av to Grand Central - 42 St 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Mt Vernon East New Haven / ...

$9 - $18

Cheapest option

Line 5 subway  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Church Av to Eastchester - Dyre Av 5 / ...

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brooklyn to Mount Vernon 24.9 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Brooklyn to Mount Vernon 24.9 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brooklyn to Mount Vernon is to line 5 subway which costs $3 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brooklyn to Mount Vernon is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 33 min.

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The distance between Brooklyn and Mount Vernon is 19 miles. The road distance is 24.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Brooklyn to Mount Vernon, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Brooklyn, NY, USA and Mount Vernon, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Brooklyn to Mount Vernon. However, you can take the line 5 subway to Grand Central - 42 St, take the walk to Grand Central, then take the train to Mt Vernon East. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Brooklyn to Mount Vernon every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 23 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Mt Vernon East
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$13 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $15
At station
$6 - $11
Other operators
Taxi from Brooklyn to Mount Vernon
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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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