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There are 4 ways to get from Times Square to 181 St by subway, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Subway  •  22 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 181 St A

$3

Cheapest option

Line 158 bus, line 188 bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 158 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to River Rd At Palisades Terrace 158
  2. Take the line 188 bus from River Rd At Palisades Terrace to Gw Bridge Bus Terminal 188

$2 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Times Square to 181 St 8.1 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from Times Square to 181 St 8.1 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from Times Square to 181 St is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Times Square to 181 St is to taxi which costs $45 - $55 and takes 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Times Square to 181 St. However, there are services departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Gw Bridge Bus Terminal via River Rd At Palisades Terrace. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

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The distance between Times Square and 181 St is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Times Square to 181 St without a car is to subway which takes 22 min and costs $3.

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The subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 181 St takes 22 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Times Square to 181 St bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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Times Square to 181 St bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Gw Bridge Bus Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Times Square to 181 St is 8 miles. It takes approximately 9 min to drive from Times Square to 181 St.

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There are 1992+ hotels available in 181 St. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Times Square to 181 St.
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  • Distance: 7.1 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

What companies run services between Times Square, NY, USA and 181 St, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Times Square to 181 St via River Rd At Palisades Terrace and Gw Bridge Bus Terminal in around 1 h 4 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to River Rd At Palisades Terrace
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from River Rd At Palisades Terrace to Gw Bridge Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Times Square to 181 St
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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