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There are 5 ways to get from Times Square to Grand Central Terminal by subway, bus, taxi or foot

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Line 7 subway  •  3m

  1. Take the line 7 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Grand Central - 42 St 7 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Bus Academy Bus  •  8m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 42nd Street & Broadway to New York, NY - Madison & 43rd Street Nrothbound Jackson / ...

$17 - $20

Bus Newark Airport Express  •  15m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Grand Central Terminal

Taxi  •  2m

  1. Take a taxi from Times Square to Grand Central Terminal 4015 feet

$7 - $9

Walk  •  12m

  1. Walk from Times Square to Grand Central Terminal 3532 feet

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Times Square to Grand Central Terminal is to line 7 subway which costs $3 and takes 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Times Square to Grand Central Terminal is to taxi which costs $7 - $9 and takes 2m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, NY - 42nd Street & Broadway and arriving at New York, NY - Madison & 43rd Street. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 3m.

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The distance between Times Square and Grand Central Terminal is 3196 feet.

The best way to get from Times Square to Grand Central Terminal without a car is to line 7 subway which takes 3m and costs $3.

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The line 7 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Grand Central - 42 St takes 3m including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Times Square to Grand Central Terminal bus services, operated by Academy Bus, depart from New York, NY - 42nd Street & Broadway station.

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Times Square to Grand Central Terminal bus services, operated by Academy Bus, arrive at New York, NY - Madison & 43rd Street station.

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There are 2109+ hotels available in Grand Central Terminal. Prices start at $95 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Times Square to Grand Central Terminal.
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  • Distance: 3196 feet
  • Duration: 3m

What companies run services between Times Square, NY, USA and Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA?

Academy Bus operates a bus from Times Square to Grand Central Terminal every 4 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $20 and the journey takes 3m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 42nd Street & Broadway to New York, NY - Madison & 43rd Street
Ave. Duration
3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
academybus.com
Newark Airport Express
Phone
+1-908-354-3330
Email
olympia@coachusa.com
Website
newarkairportexpress.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Grand Central Terminal
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
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Newark Airport Express
Other operators
Taxi from Times Square to Grand Central Terminal
Ave. Duration
2m
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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