The Westin New York Grand Central

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212 East 42nd Street, New York, NY, 10017, United States   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: (212) 490-8900   •  Hotel Reservations: 866-716-8108


Grand Central Transportation Services


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Traveling in New York City is easy and stress-free with the many great transportation options nearby. Take advantage of several ways to get around the Big Apple from the Grand Central Terminal, just steps from our hotel.

As a guest of The Westin New York Grand Central, you’ll enjoy ideally close proximity to this iconic terminal, which offers these convenient transportation methods:

  • Subways – Grand Central Terminal is serviced by the 4, 5, 6, 7 and S subway lines, which travel through Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and the Bronx. The newly extended 7 line now reaches the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. To help alleviate any guesswork, detailed subway schedules are available online for your convenience. Grand Central Terminal is located just 0.2 miles from our hotel – simply head southeast on E. 42nd St. toward Pershing Square and the terminal will be on the right.
  • Buses – Another effective form of mass transit is New York City’s bus service to Staten Island, Queens, Manhattan, Brooklyn and the Bronx. Bus schedules and route maps are also available online to aid in planning your itinerary. Bus stops within walking distance include stops at E 42 St./Park Ave., Madison Ave./East 42 – 43 Street, and E 42 St./Madison Ave.
  • Taxis – One of the traditional NYC taxi stands is located at 42nd Street and Vanderbilt Avenue, and is open seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. The other taxi stand can be found at 43rd Street and Vanderbilt Avenue, and is open seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. 

Choose one of our Westin Grand Central guest rooms or suites, and take advantage of these Grand Central transportation options for stress-free travel in New York City. See our front desk or concierge for easy directions to any of these convenient transportation options.

The Westin Grand Central Puts You Near the Area’s Most Popular Attractions 

Ideally situated just two blocks from the Grand Central Terminal, less than a mile from Times Square, The Westin New York Grand Central offers exceptionally close proximity to many things to do in New York City, including:

  • The Empire State Building
  • Radio City Music Hall
  • The Rockefeller Center
  • Madison Square Garden
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Macy’s Herald Square
  • And many other popular landmarks 

With time- and cost-efficient Grand Central transportation services right at your fingertips, you’re sure to thrive during your stay in New York City. Plan a comfortable and relaxing stay at The Westin New York Grand Central by reserving your room or suite online, or by calling 212-490-8900 today.