There are 4 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Playland by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to Rye New Haven / ...

$12 - $21

3 alternative options

Bus, line 13 bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to White Plains, Ny 3464 / ...
  2. Take the line 13 bus from White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C to Playland Amusement Park East Lane 13

$13 - $23

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Playland 26.6 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Playland 26.6 miles

$2 - $4

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

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Grand Central Terminal to Playland every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $19 and the journey takes 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Playland via New York, Ny, White Plains, Ny, White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C, and Playland Amusement Park East Lane in around 3 h 3 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Rye
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $17
Onboard
$13 - $19
At station
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to White Plains, Ny
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C to Playland Amusement Park East Lane
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
Other operators
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Playland
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
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 Playland is 35 km. The road distance is 42 km.

The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Playland is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Playland is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs $140 - $170.

No, there is no direct bus from Grand Central Terminal to Playland. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Playland Amusement Park East Lane via White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from Grand Central Terminal to Playland, including transfers.