There are 5 ways to get from Upper West Side to Yonkers by bus, subway, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from W 81 St/Central Park W to Riverdale Av/W 263 St BxM2

$2 - $7

4 alternative options

Line 1 subway, line 2 bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from 86 St to Van Cortlandt Park - 242 St 1
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Broadway @ W 242Nd St to S Broadway @ Cacace Justice Center 2 / ...

$5 - $11

Line 1 subway, train  •  55 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from 86 St to Marble Hill - 225 St 1
  2. Take the train from Marble Hill to Yonkers Hudson

$6 - $16

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Upper West Side to Yonkers 12 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Upper West Side to Yonkers 12 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from Upper West Side to Yonkers is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Upper West Side to Yonkers is to taxi which costs $65 - $80 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from W 81 St/Central Park W and arriving at Riverdale Av/W 263 St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between Upper West Side and Yonkers is 11 miles. The road distance is 12 miles.

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The best way to get from Upper West Side to Yonkers without a car is to bus which takes 49 min and costs $2 - $7.

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The bus from W 81 St/Central Park W to Riverdale Av/W 263 St takes 49 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Upper West Side to Yonkers bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from W 81 St/Central Park W station.

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Upper West Side to Yonkers bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at Riverdale Av/W 263 St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Upper West Side to Yonkers is 12 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Upper West Side to Yonkers.

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There are 1285+ hotels available in Yonkers. Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Upper West Side to Yonkers.
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  • Distance: 10.8 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

What companies run services between Upper West Side, NY, USA and Yonkers, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Upper West Side to Yonkers hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 49 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Marble Hill to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
12 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 W 81 St/Central Park W to Riverdale Av/W 263 St
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 914 995-2000
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from Broadway @ W 242Nd St to S Broadway @ Cacace Justice Center
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
Other operators
Taxi from Upper West Side to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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