There are 5 ways to get from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Financial District by subway, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Line 5 subway  •  10 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Brooklyn Bridge - City Hall 5 / ...

$3

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Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Financial District 5.9 miles

$30 - $40

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Financial District 5.9 miles

$16 - $22

Walk  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Walk from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Financial District 3.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  34 min

  1. Cycle from Pershing Square North to William St & Pine St 4.6 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Financial District is to line 5 subway which costs $3 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Financial District is to taxi which costs $30 - $40 and takes 9 min.

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The distance between Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) and Financial District is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Financial District without a car is to line 5 subway which takes 10 min and costs $3.

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The line 5 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Brooklyn Bridge - City Hall takes 9 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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The nearest airport to Financial District is New York La Guardia (LGA) Airport which is 8.6 miles away. Other nearby airports include Newark (EWR) (9 miles), Teterboro (TEB) (10.7 miles), New York JFK (JFK) (12.7 miles) and White Plains (HPN) (29.8 miles).

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There are 1775+ hotels available in Financial District. Prices start at $113 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Financial District.
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  • Distance: 3.5 miles
  • Duration: 10 min

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

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Financial District every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 9 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Financial District
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$16 - $22
Car Seat
$28 - $40
UberX
$19 - $25
UberXL
$26 - $35
Black
$35 - $45
Black SUV
$45 - $60
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Pershing Square North to William St & Pine St
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) to Financial District
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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