There are 4 ways to get from Stamford to Grand Central Terminal by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  52 min

  1. New Haven / ...

$10 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. 3469 / ...

$11 - $24

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. 35.3 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  43 min

  1. 35.3 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Stamford, CT, USA and Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Stamford to Grand Central Terminal every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $22 and the journey takes 52 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Stamford to Grand Central Terminal hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $24 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Stamford to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$16 - $18
Onboard
$15 - $22
At station
$12 - $16
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Stamford, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Other operators
Taxi from Stamford to Grand Central Terminal
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Stamford and Grand Central Terminal is 50 km. The road distance is 56 km.

The cheapest way to get from Stamford to Grand Central Terminal is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Stamford to Grand Central Terminal is to taxi which takes 43 min and costs $180 - $230.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stamford and arriving at Grand Central. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stamford, Ct and arriving at New York, Ny. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

The train from Stamford to Grand Central takes 52 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.