There are 7 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Tompkins Square Park by subway, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 6 subway, subway  •  19 min

  1. Take the line 6 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 14 St - Union Sq 6 / ...
  2. Take the subway from Union Sq - 14 St to 1 Av L

$6

Cheapest option

Line 6 subway  •  17 min

  1. Take the line 6 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Astor Pl 4 / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Line 6 subway via 14 St - Union Sq  •  21 min

  1. Take the line 6 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 14 St - Union Sq 6 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Tompkins Square Park 2.2 miles

$14 - $18

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Grand Central Terminal to Tompkins Square Park 2.2 miles

$6 - $7

Walk  •  42 min

  1. Walk from Grand Central Terminal to Tompkins Square Park 2.2 miles

Bikeshare  •  21 min

  1. Cycle from Pershing Square South to E 10 St & Avenue A 2.2 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Tompkins Square Park is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Tompkins Square Park without a car is to line 6 subway and subway which takes 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 19 min to get from Grand Central Terminal to Tompkins Square Park, including transfers.

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There are 1796+ hotels available in Tompkins Square Park. Prices start at $117 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal to Tompkins Square Park.
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  • Distance: 1.7 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and Tompkins Square Park, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Grand Central Terminal to Tompkins Square Park. However, you can take the line 6 subway to 14 St - Union Sq, take the walk to Union Sq - 14 St, take the subway to 1 Av, then take the walk to Tompkins Square Park. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Grand Central Terminal to Tompkins Square Park every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 7 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 14 St - Union Sq
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Union Sq - 14 St to 1 Av
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Astor Pl
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Grand Central Terminal to Tompkins Square Park
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$6 - $7
UberX
$8
Car Seat
$17 - $19
UberXL
$9 - $11
Black
$20 - $26
Black SUV
$30 - $40
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Pershing Square South to E 10 St & Avenue A
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Tompkins Square Park
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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