There are 7 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Dumbo 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.

Recommended option

Line 6 subway, subway  •  17 min

  1. Take the line 6 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Bleecker St 6
  2. Take the subway from Broadway-Lafayette St to York St F

$6

Cheapest option

Line 4 subway  •  20 min

  1. Take the line 4 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Borough Hall 4 / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Subway  •  25 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Bryant Pk to York St F

$3

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Dumbo 6.2 miles

$35 - $45

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Grand Central Terminal to Dumbo 6.2 miles

$15 - $20

Walk  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Walk from Grand Central Terminal to Dumbo 4.5 miles

Bikeshare  •  33 min

  1. Cycle from Pershing Square South to Front St & Washington St 4.7 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

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

The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Dumbo without a car is to line 6 subway and subway which takes 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 17 min to get from Grand Central Terminal to Dumbo, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal to Dumbo.
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  • Distance: 3.4 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

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

There is no direct connection from Grand Central Terminal to Dumbo. However, you can take the line 6 subway to Bleecker St, take the walk to Broadway-Lafayette St, then take the subway to York St. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Grand Central Terminal to Dumbo every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 20 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Bleecker St
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Broadway-Lafayette St to York St
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Borough Hall
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 42 St - Bryant Pk to York St
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Grand Central Terminal to Dumbo
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$15 - $20
UberX
$16 - $22
Car Seat
$25 - $35
UberXL
$25 - $35
Black
$35 - $50
Black SUV
$50 - $65
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Pershing Square South to Front St & Washington St
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Dumbo
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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