There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Dobbs Ferry by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Train  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Dobbs Ferry Hudson

$6 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus, line 6 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 84 St to S Broadway/New Main St BxM3
  2. Take the line 6 bus from N Broadway @ New Main St to Broadway @ Chestnut St 6 / ...

$5 - $14

3 alternative options

Line 1 subway, line 1 bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from 86 St to Van Cortlandt Park - 242 St 1
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Broadway @ W 242Nd St to Cedar St @ Main St 1

$5 - $11

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Dobbs Ferry 19.6 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Dobbs Ferry 19.6 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Dobbs Ferry is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Dobbs Ferry is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Dobbs Ferry. However, there are services departing from Madison Av/E 84 St and arriving at Broadway @ Chestnut St via N Broadway @ New Main St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Harlem-125th St. and arriving at Dobbs Ferry. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Dobbs Ferry is 17 miles. The road distance is 19.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Dobbs Ferry without a car is to train which takes 36 min and costs $6 - $16.

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The train from Harlem-125th St. to Dobbs Ferry takes 36 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Manhattan to Dobbs Ferry bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Madison Av/E 84 St station.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Dobbs Ferry.
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  • Distance: 16.8 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Dobbs Ferry, NY, USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Manhattan to Dobbs Ferry every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $16 and the journey takes 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manhattan to Dobbs Ferry via S Broadway/New Main St and N Broadway @ New Main St in around 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Dobbs Ferry
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $16
At station
$6 - $12
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 84 St to S Broadway/New Main St
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 914 995-2000
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from N Broadway @ New Main St to Broadway @ Chestnut St
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from Broadway @ W 242Nd St to Cedar St @ Main St
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Dobbs Ferry
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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