There are 6 ways to get from Times Square to New York Botanical Garden by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to Botanical Garden Harlem

$4 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 2 subway  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Allerton Av 2

$3

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 47 St to Boston Rd / Pelham Pkwy BxM11

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Times Square to New York Botanical Garden 12.9 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Times Square to New York Botanical Garden 12.9 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Times Square to New York Botanical Garden 12.9 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Times Square to New York Botanical Garden is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Times Square to New York Botanical Garden is to taxi which costs $70 - $85 and takes 18 min.

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The distance between Times Square and New York Botanical Garden is 9 miles. The road distance is 12.9 miles.

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The train from Grand Central to Botanical Garden takes 22 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison Av/E 47 St and arriving at Boston Rd / Pelham Pkwy. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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

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What companies run services between Times Square, NY, USA and New York Botanical Garden, NY, USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Times Square to New York Botanical Garden hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $14 and the journey takes 22 min. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Times Square to New York Botanical Garden every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Botanical Garden
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $8
Off-peak onboard
$12 - $14
Onboard
$10 - $14
At station
$4 - $10
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 47 St to Boston Rd / Pelham Pkwy
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Times Square to New York Botanical Garden
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$30 - $45
uberX
$35 - $50
uberX + Car Seat
$45 - $60
uberXL
$55 - $70
UberBLACK
$65 - $90
SUV
$85 - $110
Taxi from Times Square to New York Botanical Garden
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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