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

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Recommended option

Train  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Mt Vernon East New Haven / ...

$4 - $14

Cheapest option

Bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 99 St to White Plains Rd/Nereid Av BxM11 / ...

$2 - $8

3 alternative options

Line 2 subway  •  44 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from 96 St to Nereid Av 2

$3

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Mount Vernon 13.7 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Mount Vernon 13.7 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Mount Vernon is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Mount Vernon is to train which costs $4 - $14 and takes 17 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Mount Vernon is 11 miles. The road distance is 13.7 miles.

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The train from Harlem-125th St. to Mt Vernon East takes 17 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison Av/E 99 St and arriving at White Plains Rd/Nereid Av. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Harlem-125th St. and arriving at Mt Vernon East. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Mount Vernon, NY, USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Manhattan to Mount Vernon every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $14 and the journey takes 17 min. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Manhattan to Mount Vernon every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 40 min. Westchester County Bee-Line System also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Mt Vernon East
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $8
Off-peak onboard
$12 - $14
Onboard
$10 - $14
At station
$4 - $10
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 99 St to White Plains Rd/Nereid Av
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 914 995-2000
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from Madison Ave @ 99Th St to Central Park Ave @ Yonkers Ave
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Mount Vernon
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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