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There are 6 ways to get from New York to Thornwood by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Train  •  56m

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to Pleasantville Harlem

$10 - $21

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Bus, line 6 bus  •  2h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Madison Ave @ 26Th St to Central Ave @ Harding Ave BxM4C
  2. Take the line 6 bus from Tarrytown Rd @ Central Ave to Kensico Rd @ Westchester Ave 6 / ...

$5 - $16

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Bus, line 6 bus via S Broadway/New Main St  •  3h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 29 St to S Broadway/New Main St BxM3
  2. Take the line 6 bus from N Broadway @ New Main St to Kensico Rd @ Westchester Ave 6

$5 - $14

Line 1 subway, line 6 bus  •  3h 4m

  1. Take the line 1 subway from Christopher St - Sheridan Sq to Van Cortlandt Park - 242 St 1
  2. Take the line 6 bus from N Broadway @ New Main St to Kensico Rd @ Westchester Ave 6

$7 - $19

Taxi  •  37m

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Thornwood 33.3 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  37m

  1. Drive from New York to Thornwood 33.3 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Thornwood is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 37m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Thornwood is to taxi which costs $170 - $210 and takes 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Thornwood. However, there are services departing from Madison Ave @ 26Th St and arriving at Kensico Rd @ Westchester Ave via Tarrytown Rd @ Central Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 18m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Grand Central and arriving at Pleasantville. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56m.

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The distance between New York and Thornwood is 30 miles. The road distance is 33.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Thornwood without a car is to train which takes 56m and costs $10 - $21.

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The train from Grand Central to Pleasantville takes 56m including transfers and departs hourly.

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New York to Thornwood bus services, operated by Westchester County Bee-Line System, depart from Madison Ave @ 26Th St station.

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New York to Thornwood train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Grand Central station.

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The best way to get from New York to Thornwood is to train which takes 56m and costs $10 - $21. Alternatively, you can bus and line 6 bus, which costs $4 - $16 and takes 2h 18m.

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  • Distance: 29.6 miles
  • Duration: 56m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Thornwood, NY, USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from New York to Thornwood hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $21 and the journey takes 56m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Thornwood via Central Ave @ Harding Ave and Tarrytown Rd @ Central Ave in around 2h 18m.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Pleasantville
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$16 - $18
Onboard
$15 - $21
At station
$11 - $15
Bus operators
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 914 995-2000
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from Madison Ave @ 26Th St to Central Ave @ Harding Ave
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from Tarrytown Rd @ Central Ave to Kensico Rd @ Westchester Ave
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from N Broadway @ New Main St to Kensico Rd @ Westchester Ave
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 29 St to S Broadway/New Main St
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Thornwood
Ave. Duration
37m
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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New York to Thornwood bus services, operated by Westchester County Bee-Line System, arrive at Kensico Rd @ Westchester Ave station.

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New York to Thornwood train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), arrive at Pleasantville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Thornwood is 33 miles. It takes approximately 37m to drive from New York to Thornwood.

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There are 86+ hotels available in Thornwood. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

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