There are 5 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bronx Zoo by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 5 subway  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to West Farms Sq - E Tremont Av 5

$3

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 39 St to Bronx River Pky/Bronx Zoo Ent BxM11

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Bronx Zoo 9.8 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Bronx Zoo 9.8 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from Grand Central Terminal to Bronx Zoo 9.8 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bronx Zoo is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bronx Zoo is to taxi which costs $50 - $65 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison Av/E 39 St and arriving at Bronx River Pky/Bronx Zoo Ent. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Bronx Zoo is 9 miles. The road distance is 9.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bronx Zoo without a car is to line 5 subway which takes 50 min and costs $3.

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The line 5 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to West Farms Sq - E Tremont Av takes 32 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Grand Central Terminal to Bronx Zoo bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Madison Av/E 39 St station.

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Grand Central Terminal to Bronx Zoo bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at Bronx River Pky/Bronx Zoo Ent station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grand Central Terminal to Bronx Zoo is 10 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Grand Central Terminal to Bronx Zoo.

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There are 1708+ hotels available in Bronx Zoo. Prices start at $117 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 8.7 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and Bronx Zoo, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Bronx Zoo every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 39 St to Bronx River Pky/Bronx Zoo Ent
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Grand Central Terminal to Bronx Zoo
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $35
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uber.com
UberPool
$23 - $35
UberX
$26 - $35
Car Seat
$35 - $45
UberXL
$35 - $50
Black
$50 - $70
Black SUV
$70 - $90
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Bronx Zoo
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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