There are 6 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Fordham University by train, 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

Train  •  25 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to Fordham Harlem

$4 - $14

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 39 St to Grand Concourse/E Kingsbridge Rd BxM4

$2 - $7

4 alternative options

Line 5 subway, bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to West Farms Sq - E Tremont Av 5
  2. Take the bus from E Tremont Av/E 177 St to E Fordham Rd/Bathgate Av Bx9

$5 - $10

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Fordham University 11.9 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Fordham University 11.9 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from Grand Central Terminal to Fordham University 11.9 miles

$28 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Fordham University 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 Fordham University is to taxi which costs $65 - $80 and takes 13 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Fordham University is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.9 miles.

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The train from Grand Central to Fordham takes 20 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison Av/E 39 St and arriving at Grand Concourse/E Kingsbridge Rd. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Grand Central and arriving at Fordham. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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Grand Central Terminal to Fordham University bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from 28 St station.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal to Fordham University.
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  • Distance: 9 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

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

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Grand Central Terminal to Fordham University every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $14 and the journey takes 20 min. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Fordham University every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 53 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Fordham
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $8
Off-peak onboard
$12 - $14
Onboard
$9 - $14
At station
$4 - $10
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from E Tremont Av/E 177 St to E Fordham Rd/Bathgate Av
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 39 St to Grand Concourse/E Kingsbridge Rd
Ave. Duration
53 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 Fordham University
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$28 - $40
Car Seat
$40 - $55
UberX
$30 - $40
UberXL
$45 - $60
Black
$60 - $80
Black SUV
$75 - $100
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Fordham University
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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