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There are 5 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to Brooklyn Bridge by subway, bus, taxi or foot

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Line 4 subway, bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the line 4 subway from Grand Central-42 St to Borough Hall 4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Joralemon St/Court St to Front St/York St B25

$5 - $10

Cheapest option

Subway  •  36 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St-Bryant Pk to York St F / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Line 6 subway  •  32 min

  1. Take the line 6 subway from Grand Central-42 St to Brooklyn Bridge-City Hall 6 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to Brooklyn Bridge 5 miles

$29 - $35

Walk  •  1h 21m

  1. Walk from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to Brooklyn Bridge 4.2 miles

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to Brooklyn Bridge is to subway which costs $3 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to Brooklyn Bridge is to taxi which costs $29 - $35 and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from 42 St-Bryant Pk and arriving at York St. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal (Station) and Brooklyn Bridge is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to Brooklyn Bridge without a car is to line 4 subway and bus which takes 35 min and costs $4 - $10.

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It takes approximately 35 min to get from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to Brooklyn Bridge, including transfers.

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Grand Central Terminal (Station) to Brooklyn Bridge train services, operated by MTA, depart from 42 St-Bryant Pk station.

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Grand Central Terminal (Station) to Brooklyn Bridge train services, operated by MTA, arrive at York St station.

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There are 4195+ hotels available in Brooklyn Bridge. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to Brooklyn Bridge.
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  • Distance: 3.5 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal (Station), NY, USA and Brooklyn Bridge, NY, USA?

MTA operates a vehicle from 42 St-Bryant Pk to York St every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 18 min.

Train operators
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central-42 St to Borough Hall
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 42 St-Bryant Pk to York St
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central-42 St to Brooklyn Bridge-City Hall
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Bus from Joralemon St/Court St to Front St/York St
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to Brooklyn Bridge
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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