There are 7 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Lower East Side 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.

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Line 6 subway  •  9 min

  1. Take the line 6 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Spring St 4 / ...

$3

6 alternative options

Line 6 subway, subway  •  12 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 Delancey St F / ...

$6

Subway  •  18 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Bryant Pk to Grand St B / ...

$3

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Lower East Side 4.2 miles

$25 - $30

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Grand Central Terminal to Lower East Side 4.2 miles

$10 - $14

Walk  •  58 min

  1. Walk from Grand Central Terminal to Lower East Side 3 miles

Bikeshare  •  24 min

  1. Cycle from Pershing Square South to Clinton St & Grand St 3.2 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Lower East Side is to line 6 subway which costs $3 and takes 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Lower East Side is to taxi which costs $25 - $30 and takes 6 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Lower East Side is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Lower East Side without a car is to line 6 subway which takes 9 min and costs $3.

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The line 6 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Spring St takes 9 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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There are 1787+ hotels available in Lower East Side. Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal to Lower East Side.
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  • Distance: 2.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 min

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and Lower East Side, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Grand Central Terminal to Lower East Side every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 9 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Spring St
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
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 Delancey St
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 42 St - Bryant Pk to Grand St
Ave. Duration
9 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 Lower East Side
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$10 - $14
UberX
$11 - $15
Car Seat
$20 - $26
UberXL
$16 - $21
Black
$29 - $40
Black SUV
$40 - $55
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Pershing Square South to Clinton St & Grand St
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Lower East Side
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$25 - $30
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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