There are 5 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Yonkers by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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

Train  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to Yonkers Hudson

$6 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 39 St to S Broadway/Prospect Av BxM3

$2 - $7

3 alternative options

Line 4 subway, line 4 bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 4 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Bedford Park Blvd - Lehman College 4
  2. Take the line 4 bus from Bedford Park Blvd @ Jerome Ave to Prospect St @ Riverdale Ave 4

$6

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Yonkers 15.4 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Yonkers 15.4 miles

$1 - $3

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

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Grand Central Terminal to Yonkers every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $16 and the journey takes 32 min. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Yonkers hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$13 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $16
At station
$6 - $11
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 39 St to S Broadway/Prospect Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from Bedford Park Blvd @ Jerome Ave to Prospect St @ Riverdale Ave
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
Other operators
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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 Yonkers is 21 km. The road distance is 25 km.

The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Yonkers is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Yonkers is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs $80 - $100.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Grand Central and arriving at Yonkers. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison Av/E 39 St and arriving at S Broadway/Prospect Av. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

The train from Grand Central to Yonkers takes 32 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.