There are 5 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to City Island by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar
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Questions & Answers
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison Av/ E 44 St and arriving at Asch Loop/Alcott Pl. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.
The distance between Grand Central Terminal and City Island is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.7 miles.
The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to City Island without a car is to line 5 subway which takes 44 min and costs .
The line 5 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Baychester Av takes 44 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.
Grand Central Terminal to City Island bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Madison Av/ E 44 St station.
Grand Central Terminal to City Island bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at Asch Loop/Alcott Pl station.
Yes, the driving distance between Grand Central Terminal to City Island is 15 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Grand Central Terminal to City Island.
There are 1544+ hotels available in City Island. Prices start at $119 USD per night.
What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and City Island, NY, USA?
New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Co-Op City every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 50 min.
Subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Baychester Av
- Ave. Duration
- 44 min
- Every 10 minutes
- Estimated price
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