There are 5 ways to get from New York to Thornwood by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to Pleasantville Harlem

$10 - $21

4 alternative options

Train, line 6 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to White Plains Harlem
  2. Take the line 6 bus from White Plains Bus Terminal Lane B to Kensico Rd @ Westchester Ave 6 / ...

$11 - $26

Bus, line 6 bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to White Plains, Ny 3464 / ...
  2. Take the line 6 bus from White Plains Bus Terminal Lane B to Kensico Rd @ Westchester Ave 6 / ...

$12 - $28

Taxi  •  37 min

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

$170 - $210

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from New York to Thornwood 33.3 miles

$3 - $5

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Thornwood. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Kensico Rd @ Westchester Ave via White Plains Bus Terminal Lane B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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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 55 min.

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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 55 min and costs .

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The train from Grand Central to Pleasantville takes 55 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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New York to Thornwood bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny 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 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 6 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 2 min.

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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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  • Distance: 29.6 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

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 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Thornwood via White Plains, Ny and White Plains Bus Terminal Lane B in around 2 h 2 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Pleasantville
Ave. Duration
55 min
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
Train from Grand Central to White Plains
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
Bus operators
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 914 995-2000
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from White Plains Bus Terminal Lane B to Kensico Rd @ Westchester Ave
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to White Plains, Ny
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Thornwood
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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

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There are 89+ hotels available in Thornwood. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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