There are 5 ways to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Riverdale by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to Riverdale Hudson

$5 - $15

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from 6 Av/W 40 St to Riverdale Av/W 254 St BxM2

$2 - $7

3 alternative options

Subway, bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Inwood - 207 St A
  2. Take the bus from Broadway/Isham St-W 211 St to Riverdale Av/W 254 St Bx7

$5 - $10

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Riverdale 12 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Riverdale 12 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Riverdale is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Riverdale is to taxi which costs $65 - $80 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 6 Av/W 40 St and arriving at Riverdale Av/W 254 St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Grand Central and arriving at Riverdale. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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The distance between Port Authority Bus Terminal and Riverdale is 11 miles. The road distance is 12 miles.

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The best way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Riverdale without a car is to train which takes 46 min and costs $5 - $15.

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The train from Grand Central to Riverdale takes 29 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Port Authority Bus Terminal to Riverdale bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from 6 Av/W 40 St station.

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Port Authority Bus Terminal to Riverdale train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Grand Central station.

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The best way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Riverdale is to train which takes 46 min and costs $5 - $15. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $2 - $7 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Riverdale.
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  • Distance: 11 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

What companies run services between Port Authority Bus Terminal, NY, USA and Riverdale, NY, USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Riverdale every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $15 and the journey takes 29 min. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Riverdale hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Riverdale
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$13 - $14
Onboard
$10 - $15
At station
$5 - $11
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Broadway/Isham St-W 211 St to Riverdale Av/W 254 St
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from 6 Av/W 40 St to Riverdale Av/W 254 St
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Riverdale
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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