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

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

Recommended option

Subway  •  1 h

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Bryant Pk to Bay 50 St D

$3

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from 5 Av/W 41 St to Cropsey Av/Bay 49 St X28 / ...

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Coney Island 14.9 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Coney Island 14.9 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  25 min

  1. Take an Uber from Grand Central Terminal to Coney Island 14.9 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Coney Island is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Coney Island is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 25 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Coney Island is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.9 miles.

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The subway from 42 St - Bryant Pk to Bay 50 St takes 51 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 5 Av/W 41 St and arriving at Cropsey Av/Bay 49 St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Coney Island hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from 5 Av/W 41 St to Cropsey Av/Bay 49 St
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Grand Central Terminal to Coney Island
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$35 - $50
uberX
$40 - $55
uberX + Car Seat
$50 - $65
uberXL
$60 - $80
UberBLACK
$75 - $100
SUV
$95 - $130
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Coney Island
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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