There are 6 ways to get from The Bronx to Midtown Manhattan by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  22 min

  1. Take the train from Fordham to Grand Central Harlem

$4 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 5 subway  •  28 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from E 180 St to 59 St 5

$3

4 alternative options

Bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the bus from Morris Pk Av/White Plains Rd to 5 Av/W 51 St BxM10

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from The Bronx to Midtown Manhattan 11.1 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from The Bronx to Midtown Manhattan 11.1 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from The Bronx to Midtown Manhattan 11.1 miles

$30 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from The Bronx to Midtown Manhattan is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from The Bronx to Midtown Manhattan is to taxi which costs $60 - $75 and takes 13 min.

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The distance between The Bronx and Midtown Manhattan is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.1 miles.

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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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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Morris Pk Av/White Plains Rd and arriving at 5 Av/W 51 St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 46 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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What companies run services between The Bronx, NY, USA and Midtown Manhattan, NY, USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from The Bronx to Midtown Manhattan 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 Midtown Manhattan hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 46 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
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 51 St
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from The Bronx to Midtown Manhattan
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$30 - $40
uberX
$30 - $45
uberX + Car Seat
$40 - $55
uberXL
$45 - $60
UberBLACK
$60 - $75
SUV
$75 - $100
Taxi from The Bronx to Midtown Manhattan
Ave. Duration
13 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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