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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, line 1 subway  •  36 min

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

$6 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the bus from S Broadway/Prospect Av to 5 Av/W 85 St Traverse BxM3

$2 - $7

3 alternative options

Line 2 bus, line 1 subway  •  48 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 86 St 1

$6

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Yonkers to Upper West Side 12.6 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Yonkers to Upper West Side 12.6 miles

$1 - $2

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

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Yonkers to Upper West Side hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 52 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Yonkers to Marble Hill
Ave. Duration
11 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
Westchester County Bee-Line System
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
$3
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from S Broadway/Prospect Av to 5 Av/W 85 St Traverse
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Yonkers to Upper West Side
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Mexicana Car Service
Phone
+1 914-476.0800
Website
mexicanacarservice.com
Central Car Service
Phone
+1 914-821-6742
Website
whiteplainstowncarservice.com
Mexico Car Service
Phone
+1 914-968-6666
Website
mexico-car-service.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Yonkers to Upper West Side?

The distance between Yonkers and Upper West Side is 17 km. The road distance is 20 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Yonkers to Upper West Side?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Yonkers to Upper West Side?

The quickest way to get from Yonkers to Upper West Side is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs $65 - $85.

Is there a direct bus between Yonkers and Upper West Side?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from S Broadway/Prospect Av and arriving at 5 Av/W 85 St Traverse. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

How long does it take to get from Yonkers to Upper West Side?

It takes approximately 36 min to get from Yonkers to Upper West Side, including transfers.