There are 5 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Chinatown by subway, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Line 6 subway  •  9 min

  1. Take the line 6 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Spring St 4 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Chinatown 3 miles

$18 - $23

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Grand Central Terminal to Chinatown 3 miles

$7 - $10

Walk  •  54 min

  1. Walk from Grand Central Terminal to Chinatown 2.8 miles

Bikeshare  •  22 min

  1. Cycle from Pershing Square South to Forsyth St & Canal St 3 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Chinatown is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Chinatown without a car is to line 6 subway which takes 9 min and costs .

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The line 6 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Spring St takes 9 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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There are 1796+ hotels available in Chinatown. Prices start at $117 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal to Chinatown.
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  • Distance: 2.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 min

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

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Grand Central Terminal to Chinatown every 5 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 Terminal to Chinatown
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$7 - $10
UberX
$8 - $11
Car Seat
$17 - $22
UberXL
$11 - $15
Black
$23 - $35
Black SUV
$35 - $45
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Pershing Square South to Forsyth St & Canal St
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Chinatown
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$18 - $23
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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