There are 5 ways to get from Edison to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) by bus, 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

Bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from New Brunswick Downtown to New York Port Authority 100-To PABT

$6 - $21

4 alternative options

Train via Madison Av/E 42 St  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor

$9 - $25

Train  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor

$6 - $11

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edison to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 35.7 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Edison to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 35.7 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edison to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 38 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Edison to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is to taxi which costs $190 - $230 and takes 38 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New Brunswick Downtown and arriving at New York Port Authority. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edison Station station and arriving at New York Penn Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

More details

The distance between Edison and Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is 28 miles. The road distance is 35.7 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Edison to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 18 min and costs $6 - $21.

More details

The bus from New Brunswick Downtown to New York Port Authority takes 1 h including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

More details

Edison to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from New Brunswick Downtown station.

More details

Map of how to get from Edison to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway).
Launch map view
  • Distance: 28.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 18 min

What companies run services between Edison, NJ, USA and Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway), NY, USA?

Coach USA operates a bus from Edison to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h. Megabus also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a train from Edison to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 1 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Edison Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Edison to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com
Five Star Taxi
Phone
+1 732-339-3046

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including How to travel India's Golden Triangle, Travel Insider: Top Japan travel tips by Beatrix Holland and The London Underground: Essential tips to navigate the Tube - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Trips to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)