There are 4 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Garden City by subway, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 7 subway, train  •  1 h 11 min

  1. 7 / ...
  2. Port Jefferson / ...

$8 - $10

3 alternative options

Line 4 subway, train  •  1 h 41 min

  1. 4 / ...
  2. Hempstead / ...

$8 - $11

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. 21.8 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  29 min

  1. 21.8 miles

$2 - $4

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

There is no direct connection from Grand Central Terminal to Garden City. However, you can take the line 7 subway to Woodside - 61 St, take the walk to Woodside, then take the train to Mineola. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Grand Central Terminal to Garden City via Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr and Atlantic Terminal in around 1 h 41 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Mineola
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Atlantic Terminal to Garden City
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Garden City
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Garden City is 29 km. The road distance is 35 km.

The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Garden City is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 29 min.

The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Garden City is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs $110 - $140.

It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from Grand Central Terminal to Garden City, including transfers.