How to get from The Bronx to Mount Vernon

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Recommended option

Train  •  9 min

  1. Take the train from Fordham to Mt Vernon East New Haven / ...

$3 - $13

Cheapest option

Line 2 subway  •  14 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Bronx Park East to Nereid Av 2 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the bus from White Plains Rd/Bronxdale Av to E 241 St/Cranford Av Bx39

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from The Bronx to Mount Vernon 5 miles

$24 - $30

Drive  •  8 min

  1. Drive from The Bronx to Mount Vernon 5 miles

$1

Walk  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Walk from The Bronx to Mount Vernon 5.3 miles

What companies run services between The Bronx, NY, USA and Mount Vernon, NY, USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from The Bronx to Mount Vernon every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $13 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from The Bronx to Mount Vernon every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 36 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Fordham to Mt Vernon East
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $13
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$6 - $7
Off-peak onboard
$12 - $13
Onboard
$8 - $12
At station
$3 - $9
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from White Plains Rd/Bronxdale Av to E 241 St/Cranford Av
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from The Bronx to Mount Vernon
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Central Car Service
Phone
+1 914-821-6742
Website
whiteplainstowncarservice.com
Mexicana Car Service
Phone
+1 914-476.0800
Website
mexicanacarservice.com
Mexico Car Service
Phone
+1 914-968-6666
Website
mexico-car-service.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between The Bronx and Mount Vernon is 7 km. The road distance is 8 km.

The cheapest way to get from The Bronx to Mount Vernon is to drive which costs $1 and takes 8 min.

The quickest way to get from The Bronx to Mount Vernon is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs $24 - $30.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Fordham and arriving at Mt Vernon East. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from White Plains Rd/Bronxdale Av and arriving at E 241 St/Cranford Av. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

The train from Fordham to Mt Vernon East takes 9 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.