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

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Train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station Babylon / ...
  2. Take the train from New York to Yonkers VIA Rail / ...

$23 - $61

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Subway, bus  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the subway from 104 St to Dyckman St A
  2. Take the bus from Broadway/Dyckman St to Riverdale Av/W 263 St Bx7

$5 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Cross Bay Bl /Rockaway Bl to W 34 St/5 Av Qm15
  2. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 39 St to S Broadway/Prospect Av BxM3

$5 - $14

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Queens to Yonkers 22.5 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Queens to Yonkers 22.5 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Queens to Yonkers is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Queens to Yonkers is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Queens to Yonkers. However, there are services departing from Cross Bay Bl /Rockaway Bl and arriving at S Broadway/Prospect Av via Madison Av/E 39 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Queens to Yonkers. However, there are services departing from Jamaica and arriving at Yonkers via New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

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The distance between Queens and Yonkers is 18 miles. The road distance is 22.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Queens to Yonkers without a car is to train which takes 1 h 29 min and costs $23 - $65.

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Queens to Yonkers, including transfers.

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Queens to Yonkers bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Cross Bay Bl /Rockaway Bl station.

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Queens to Yonkers train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Jamaica station.

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The best way to get from Queens to Yonkers is to train which takes 1 h 29 min and costs $23 - $65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $4 - $14 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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Map of how to get from Queens to Yonkers.
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  • Distance: 17.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

What companies run services between Queens, NY, USA and Yonkers, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Queens to Yonkers via Penn Station and New York in around 1 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Queens to Yonkers via W 34 St/5 Av and Madison Av/E 39 St in around 2 h 24 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $55
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$19 - $28
Economy
$21 - $29
Economy Plus
$35 - $55
Business
$29 - $40
Business Plus/Sleeper
$55 - $80
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Yonkers Amtrak
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $30
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Business Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Room
$120 - $180
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Broadway/Dyckman St to Riverdale Av/W 263 St
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Cross Bay Bl /Rockaway Bl to W 34 St/5 Av
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 39 St to S Broadway/Prospect Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Queens to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Queens to Yonkers bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at S Broadway/Prospect Av station.

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Queens to Yonkers train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Yonkers station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Queens to Yonkers is 23 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Queens to Yonkers.

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