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

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What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Riverdale, NY, USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Manhattan to Riverdale every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $14 and the journey takes 18 min. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Manhattan to Riverdale hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 33 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Riverdale
Avg. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$6 - $8
Off-peak onboard
$12 - $14
Onboard
$9 - $14
At station
$4 - $10
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 99 St to Riverdale Av/W 254 St
Avg. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi
Avg. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$55 - $65
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Manhattan to Riverdale?

The distance between Manhattan and Riverdale is 14 km. The road distance is 16 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Riverdale?

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Riverdale is to drive which costs $1 and takes 11 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Manhattan to Riverdale?

The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Riverdale is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $65.

Is there a direct train between Manhattan and Riverdale?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Harlem-125th St. and arriving at Riverdale. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

Is there a direct bus between Manhattan and Riverdale?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison Av/E 99 St and arriving at Riverdale Av/W 254 St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

How long does it take to get from Manhattan to Riverdale?

The train from Harlem-125th St. to Riverdale takes 18 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.