There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to The Bronx by bus, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  23 min

  1. Take the bus from 3 Av/E 86 St to Morris Pk Av/White Plains Rd BxM10

$2 - $7

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Line 2 subway  •  31 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from 96 St to Bronx Park East 2

$3

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to The Bronx 8.8 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to The Bronx 8.8 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manhattan to The Bronx 8.8 miles

$32 - $38

Questions & Answers

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to The Bronx is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to The Bronx is to taxi which costs $45 - $60 and takes 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 3 Av/E 86 St and arriving at Morris Pk Av/White Plains Rd. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from 96 St and arriving at Bronx Park East. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and The Bronx is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to The Bronx without a car is to bus which takes 23 min and costs $2 - $7.

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The bus from 3 Av/E 86 St to Morris Pk Av/White Plains Rd takes 23 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Manhattan to The Bronx bus services, operated by MTA, depart from 3 Av/E 86 St station.

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Manhattan to The Bronx train services, operated by MTA, depart from 96 St station.

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What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and The Bronx, NY, USA?

MTA operates a bus from 3 Av/E 86 St to Morris Pk Av/White Plains Rd every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 23 min. Alternatively, MTA operates a vehicle from 96 St to Bronx Park East every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

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Website
mta.info
Subway from 96 St to Bronx Park East
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Bus from 3 Av/E 86 St to Morris Pk Av/White Plains Rd
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Manhattan to The Bronx
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$32 - $38
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uber.com
UberPool
$32 - $38
Car Seat
$46 - $52
UberX
$34 - $39
UberXL
$49 - $55
Black
$60 - $70
Black SUV
$90 - $105
Taxi from Manhattan to The Bronx
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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Manhattan to The Bronx bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Morris Pk Av/White Plains Rd station.

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Manhattan to The Bronx train services, operated by MTA, arrive at Bronx Park East station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to The Bronx is 9 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Manhattan to The Bronx.

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There are 2110+ hotels available in The Bronx. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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