There are 5 ways to get from Yonkers to Times Square by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Yonkers to Grand Central Hudson / ...

$6 - $35

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Bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from S Broadway/Prospect Av to 5 Av/W 40 St BxM3

$2 - $7

3 alternative options

Line 2 bus, line 1 subway  •  57 min

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Prospect St @ S Broadway to Broadway @ Manhattan College Pkwy 2 / ...
  2. Take the line 1 subway from Van Cortlandt Park - 242 St to Times Sq - 42 St 1

$6 - $10

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Yonkers to Times Square 14.6 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Yonkers to Times Square 14.6 miles

$1 - $3

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from S Broadway/Prospect Av and arriving at 5 Av/W 40 St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Yonkers and arriving at Grand Central. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between Yonkers and Times Square is 13 miles. The road distance is 14.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Yonkers to Times Square without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs .

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The train from Yonkers to Grand Central takes 38 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yonkers to Times Square bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from S Broadway/Prospect Av station.

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Yonkers to Times Square train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Yonkers station.

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The best way to get from Yonkers to Times Square is to train which takes 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 9 min.

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Yonkers to Times Square bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at 5 Av/W 40 St station.

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Yonkers to Times Square train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), arrive at Grand Central station.

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Map of how to get from Yonkers to Times Square.
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  • Distance: 13 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

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

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Yonkers to Times Square every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $16 and the journey takes 38 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Yonkers to Times Square hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Yonkers to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$13 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $16
At station
$6 - $11
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Yonkers to New York
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $55
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$19 - $27
Economy
$21 - $29
Economy Plus
$35 - $55
Business
$29 - $45
Business Plus/Sleeper
$55 - $80
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Yonkers Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $30
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Room
$120 - $180
Bus operators
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 914 995-2000
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from Prospect St @ S Broadway to Broadway @ Manhattan College Pkwy
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from S Broadway/Prospect Av to 5 Av/W 40 St
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Yonkers to Times Square
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Mexicana Car Service
Phone
+1 914-476.0800
Website
mexicanacarservice.com
Mexico Car Service
Phone
+1 914-968-6666
Website
mexico-car-service.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Yonkers to Times Square is 15 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Yonkers to Times Square.

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