There are 6 ways to get from The Bronx to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Fordham to Grand Central Harlem

$4 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 5 subway  •  32 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from E 180 St to Grand Central - 42 St 5

$3

4 alternative options

Bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the bus from Morris Pk Av/White Plains Rd to 5 Av/W 43 St BxM10

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from The Bronx to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 11.5 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from The Bronx to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 11.5 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from The Bronx to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 11.5 miles

$28 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from The Bronx to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from The Bronx to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is to taxi which costs $60 - $75 and takes 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Morris Pk Av/White Plains Rd and arriving at 5 Av/W 43 St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Fordham and arriving at Grand Central. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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The distance between The Bronx and Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.5 miles.

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The best way to get from The Bronx to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) without a car is to train which takes 23 min and costs $4 - $14.

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The train from Fordham to Grand Central takes 22 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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The Bronx to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Morris Pk Av/White Plains Rd station.

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Map of how to get from The Bronx to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway).
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  • Distance: 9 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

What companies run services between The Bronx, NY, USA and Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway), NY, USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from The Bronx to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $14 and the journey takes 22 min. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from The Bronx to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 43 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Fordham to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $8
Off-peak onboard
$12 - $14
Onboard
$9 - $14
At station
$4 - $10
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Morris Pk Av/White Plains Rd to 5 Av/W 43 St
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from The Bronx to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$28 - $40
UberX
$30 - $40
Car Seat
$40 - $50
UberXL
$45 - $60
Black
$60 - $80
Black SUV
$80 - $100
Taxi from The Bronx to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Mexico Car Service
Phone
+1 914-968-6666
Website
mexico-car-service.com
Mexicana Car Service
Phone
+1 914-476.0800
Website
mexicanacarservice.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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