There are 7 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Mount Vernon by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to Mt Vernon East New Haven / ...

$6 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 5 subway  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Eastchester - Dyre Av 5 / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Bus Westchester County Bee-Line System  •  56 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Ave @ 39Th St to Central Park Ave @ Yonkers Ave BxM4C

$2 - $8

Bus New York City Transit (MTA)  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 47 St to White Plains Rd/Nereid Av BxM11

$2 - $7

Bus New York City Transit (MTA) #2  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 39 St to E 241 St/Barnes Av BxM11

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Mount Vernon 16.1 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Mount Vernon 16.1 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Mount Vernon is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Mount Vernon is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 19 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Mount Vernon is 13 miles. The road distance is 16.1 miles.

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The train from Grand Central to Mt Vernon East takes 27 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison Ave @ 39Th St and arriving at Central Park Ave @ Yonkers Ave. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Grand Central and arriving at Mt Vernon East. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Grand Central Terminal to Mount Vernon every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $15 and the journey takes 27 min. Alternatively, Westchester County Bee-Line System operates a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Mount Vernon every 4 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $8 and the journey takes 52 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Mt Vernon East
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$13 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $15
At station
$6 - $11
Bus operators
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 914 995-2000
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from Madison Ave @ 39Th St to Central Park Ave @ Yonkers Ave
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 47 St to White Plains Rd/Nereid Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 39 St to E 241 St/Barnes Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Mount Vernon
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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