There are 4 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to The Cloisters by bus, subway, taxi or car

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Bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the bus from 3 Av/E 41 St to Dyckman St/Sherman Av BxM1

$2 - $7

3 alternative options

Subway  •  52 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Dyckman St A

$3

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to The Cloisters 9.8 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to The Cloisters 9.8 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to The Cloisters is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to The Cloisters is to taxi which costs $50 - $65 and takes 11 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and The Cloisters is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.8 miles.

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The bus from 3 Av/E 41 St to Dyckman St/Sherman Av takes 38 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 3 Av/E 41 St and arriving at Dyckman St/Sherman Av. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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Grand Central Terminal to The Cloisters bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from E 34 St/3 Av station.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal to The Cloisters.
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  • Distance: 8.2 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

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

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Grand Central Terminal to The Cloisters hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 38 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from 3 Av/E 41 St to Dyckman St/Sherman Av
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to The Cloisters
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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