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There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to Riverdale Av/W 256 St by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from 125th Street - Harlem to Riverdale Hudson

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Bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 99 St to Riverdale Av/W 256 St BxM2

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Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Riverdale Av/W 256 St 10.1 miles

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Riverdale Av/W 256 St 10.1 miles

Manhattan to Riverdale Av/W 256 St by train and walk

255 Weekly Services
30 min Average Duration
$7 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Riverdale Av/W 256 St is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 11 min.

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The fastest way to get from Manhattan to Riverdale Av/W 256 St is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $55 - $70.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison Av/E 99 St and arriving at Riverdale Av/W 256 St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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

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The distance between Manhattan and Riverdale Av/W 256 St is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Riverdale Av/W 256 St without a car is to train which takes 30 min and costs $7 - $18.

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

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Manhattan to Riverdale Av/W 256 St bus services, operated by MTA Bus Company, depart from Madison Av/E 99 St station.

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Manhattan to Riverdale Av/W 256 St train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from 125th Street - Harlem station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Riverdale Av/W 256 St is to train which takes 30 min and costs $7 - $18. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $2 - $7 and takes 36 min.

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  • Distance: 8.8 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Riverdale Av/W 256 St, NY, USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from 125th Street - Harlem to Riverdale every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $18 and the journey takes 18 min. Alternatively, MTA Bus Company operates a bus from Madison Av/E 99 St to Riverdale Av/W 256 St hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 36 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
877.690.5114
Website
mta.info
Train from 125th Street - Harlem to Riverdale
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Website
https://new.mta.info/agency/metro-north-railroad
Schedules at
https://new.mta.info/schedules
At Station Off-Peak
$7 - $9
Onboard Off-Peak
$14
At Station Peak
$9 - $11
Onboard-Peak
$16 - $18
Bus operators
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 99 St to Riverdale Av/W 256 St
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
http://www.mta.info
Schedules at
https://new.mta.info/schedules
Seniors 65+ and disabled
$1 - $4
Standard Fare
$2 - $7
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Riverdale Av/W 256 St
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Manhattan to Riverdale Av/W 256 St bus services, operated by MTA Bus Company, arrive at Riverdale Av/W 256 St station.

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Manhattan to Riverdale Av/W 256 St train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), arrive at Riverdale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Riverdale Av/W 256 St is 10 miles. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Manhattan to Riverdale Av/W 256 St.

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