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

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Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to Mt Vernon West Harlem

$5 - $15

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Bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Ave @ 26Th St to Central Park Ave @ Clark St BxM4C

$2 - $8

3 alternative options

Line 4 subway  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 4 subway from 14 St - Union Sq to Bedford Park Blvd - Lehman College 4

$5 - $11

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Yonkers Raceway 17.3 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from New York to Yonkers Raceway 17.3 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Yonkers Raceway is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Yonkers Raceway is to taxi which costs $90 - $120 and takes 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison Ave @ 26Th St and arriving at Central Park Ave @ Clark St. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 57 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Grand Central and arriving at Mt Vernon West. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between New York and Yonkers Raceway is 15 miles. The road distance is 17.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Yonkers Raceway without a car is to train which takes 58 min and costs $5 - $15.

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The train from Grand Central to Mt Vernon West takes 35 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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

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New York to Yonkers Raceway 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 Yonkers Raceway is to train which takes 58 min and costs $5 - $15. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $2 - $8 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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New York to Yonkers Raceway bus services, operated by Westchester County Bee-Line System, arrive at Central Park Ave @ Clark St station.

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New York to Yonkers Raceway train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), arrive at Mt Vernon West station.

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Map of how to get from New York to Yonkers Raceway.
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  • Distance: 14.8 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

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

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from New York to Yonkers Raceway every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $15 and the journey takes 35 min. Alternatively, Westchester County Bee-Line System operates a bus from New York to Yonkers Raceway every 4 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $8 and the journey takes 57 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Mt Vernon West
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$13 - $15
Onboard
$10 - $15
At station
$5 - $11
Bus operators
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 914 995-2000
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from Madison Ave @ 26Th St to Central Park Ave @ Clark St
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Yonkers Raceway
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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