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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  56 min

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

$5 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 28 bus  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 28 bus from Madison Ave @ 26Th St to Central Park Ave @ Clark St 28 / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Line 4 subway  •  57 min

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

$6

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

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 33 min. Alternatively, Westchester County Bee-Line System operates a bus from New York to Yonkers Raceway every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 57 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Mt Vernon West
Ave. Duration
33 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
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
$3
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York and Yonkers Raceway is 24 km. The road distance is 28 km.

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

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

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 33 min.

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.

The train from Grand Central to Mt Vernon West takes 33 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.