There are 6 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Sheepshead Bay (Water) by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Subway  •  47 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Bryant Pk to Sheepshead Bay B

$3

5 alternative options

Line 5 subway, bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Flatbush Av - Brooklyn College 5
  2. Take the bus from Nostrand Av/Av H to Nostrand Av/Av Y B44

$5 - $10

Bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from 5 Av / W 39 St to Av X / Bedford Av Bm3

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Sheepshead Bay (Water) 14.5 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Sheepshead Bay (Water) 14.5 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Grand Central Terminal to Sheepshead Bay (Water) 14.5 miles

$35 - $45

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 5 Av / W 39 St and arriving at Av X / Bedford Av. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Sheepshead Bay (Water) is 11 miles. The road distance is 14.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Sheepshead Bay (Water) without a car is to subway which takes 47 min and costs .

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The subway from 42 St - Bryant Pk to Sheepshead Bay takes 37 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Grand Central Terminal to Sheepshead Bay (Water) bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from 5 Av / W 39 St station.

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Grand Central Terminal to Sheepshead Bay (Water) bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at Av X / Bedford Av station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grand Central Terminal to Sheepshead Bay (Water) is 14 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Grand Central Terminal to Sheepshead Bay (Water).

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There are 1640+ hotels available in Sheepshead Bay (Water). Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal to Sheepshead Bay (Water).
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  • Distance: 11.2 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and Sheepshead Bay (Water), NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Sheepshead Bay (Water) hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Nostrand Av/Av H to Nostrand Av/Av Y
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from 5 Av / W 39 St to Av X / Bedford Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Grand Central Terminal to Sheepshead Bay (Water)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$35 - $45
UberX
$35 - $50
Car Seat
$45 - $60
UberXL
$55 - $75
Black
$75 - $95
Black SUV
$95 - $120
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Sheepshead Bay (Water)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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