There are 5 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to 59th Street–Columbus Circle (New York City Subway) by subway, taxi, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Line 7 subway, line 1 subway  •  9 min

  1. Take the line 7 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Times Sq - 42 St 7 / ...
  2. Take the line 1 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to 59 St - Columbus Circle 1 / ...

$6

Cheapest option

Subway  •  16 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Bryant Pk to 59 St - Columbus Circle B / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to 59th Street–Columbus Circle (New York City Subway) 2.1 miles

$14 - $17

Walk  •  31 min

  1. Walk from Grand Central Terminal to 59th Street–Columbus Circle (New York City Subway) 1.6 miles

Bikeshare  •  17 min

  1. Cycle from Pershing Square South to Broadway & W 58 St 1.7 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The distance between Grand Central Terminal and 59th Street–Columbus Circle (New York City Subway) is 1 miles.

The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to 59th Street–Columbus Circle (New York City Subway) without a car is to line 7 subway and line 1 subway which takes 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 min to get from Grand Central Terminal to 59th Street–Columbus Circle (New York City Subway), including transfers.

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There are 1791+ hotels available in 59th Street–Columbus Circle (New York City Subway). Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal to 59th Street–Columbus Circle (New York City Subway).
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  • Distance: 1.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 min

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and 59th Street–Columbus Circle (New York City Subway), NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Grand Central Terminal to 59th Street–Columbus Circle (New York City Subway). However, you can take the line 7 subway to Times Sq - 42 St, take the line 1 subway to 59 St - Columbus Circle, then take the walk to 59th Street–Columbus Circle (New York City Subway). Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Grand Central Terminal to 59th Street–Columbus Circle (New York City Subway) every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 5 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Times Sq - 42 St
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Times Sq - 42 St to 59 St - Columbus Circle
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 42 St - Bryant Pk to 59 St - Columbus Circle
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Pershing Square South to Broadway & W 58 St
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to 59th Street–Columbus Circle (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
$14 - $17
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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