There are 5 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway) by subway, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Line 5 subway  •  18 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Bowling Green 5 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway) 5.3 miles

$30 - $40

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Grand Central Terminal to South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway) 5.3 miles

$12 - $17

Walk  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Walk from Grand Central Terminal to South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway) 4.3 miles

Bikeshare  •  34 min

  1. Cycle from Pershing Square South to Water-Whitehall Plaza 4.8 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway) is to line 5 subway which costs $3 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway) is to taxi which costs $30 - $40 and takes 8 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway) is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway) without a car is to line 5 subway which takes 18 min and costs $3.

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The line 5 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Bowling Green takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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There are 1786+ hotels available in South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway). Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal to South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway).
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  • Distance: 3.9 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway), NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Grand Central Terminal to South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway) every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 14 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Grand Central Terminal to South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$12 - $17
UberX
$14 - $19
Car Seat
$23 - $30
UberXL
$21 - $27
Black
$30 - $45
Black SUV
$45 - $60
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Pershing Square South to Water-Whitehall Plaza
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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