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How to get from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park, Manhattan by bus

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By bus

Take one direct bus from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park in Manhattan: take the M1 bus from 5 Av/W 41 St stop to E 8 St/5 Av stop. The total trip duration for this route is approximately 23 min. The ride fare is $2.75.

23 min $2.75
Walk to bus stop
Bus - M1M1
Walk to Washington Square Park
Leaves from 5 Av/W 41 St

Step by Step

  • 1
    Walk to bus stop
    Walk to bus stop
    5 Av/W 41 St
    400 yd  •  5 min
  • 2
    Bus - M1
    Wait for bus
    M1
    Limited Grand St Via 5 Av/Broadway
  • 3
    Ride to bus stop
    Ride to bus stop
    E 8 St/5 Av
    13 min
  • 4
    Walk to Washington Square Park
    Walk to
    Washington Square Park
    Washington Square North
    280 yd  •  4 min
*Duration based on 8am traffic
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Alternative route by bus via M2

Take one direct bus from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park in Manhattan: take the M2 bus from 5 Av/W 41 St stop to E 8 St/5 Av stop. The total trip duration for this route is approximately 24 min. The ride fare is $2.75.

24 min $2.75
Walk to bus stop
Bus - M2M2
Walk to Washington Square Park
Leaves from 5 Av/W 41 St

Step by Step

  • 1
    Walk to bus stop
    Walk to bus stop
    5 Av/W 41 St
    400 yd  •  5 min
  • 2
    Bus - M2
    Wait for bus
    M2
    Limited East Village 8 St Via 5 Av
  • 3
    Ride to bus stop
    Ride to bus stop
    E 8 St/5 Av
    14 min
  • 4
    Walk to Washington Square Park
    Walk to
    Washington Square Park
    Washington Square North
    280 yd  •  4 min
*Duration based on 8am traffic
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Public transit directions from Grand Central Terminal, Manhattan to Washington Square Park, Manhattan

The distance between Grand Central Terminal, Manhattan and Washington Square Park, Manhattan is approximately 2.06 mi, which can typically be travelled in 23 min. Moovit will show you the directions from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park by bus, so no matter how you choose to travel in Manhattan – you will always have plenty of easy options.

Public transit stations close to Grand Central Terminal, Manhattan

Grand Central Terminal is located at Park Avenue, Manhattan and the nearest public transit station is E 42 St/Park Av.

Subway stations close to Grand Central Terminal:

  • Grand Central - 42 St [4,5,6x,6,7,7x,S]
  • 5 Av [7x,7]
  • 51 St [4,6x,6,E,M]

Bus stations close to Grand Central Terminal:

  • E 42 St/Park Av
  • Madison Av/E 42 St
  • Madison Av /E 42 St
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Public transit stations close to Washington Square Park, Manhattan

Washington Square Park is located at Washington Square North, Manhattan and the nearest public transit station is W 8 St/5 Av.

Subway stations close to Washington Square Park:

  • W 4 St [A,B,C,D,E,F,M]
  • 8 St - Nyu [N,Q,R]
  • Bleecker St [4,6x,6,B,D,F,M]

Train stations close to Washington Square Park:

  • 9th Street

Bus stations close to Washington Square Park:

  • W 8 St/5 Av
  • E 8 St/5 Av
  • 5 Av/W 10 St
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Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park map

Looking for a different route?

Alternative route by bus via M2

Take one direct bus from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park in Manhattan: take the M2 bus from 5 Av/W 41 St stop to E 8 St/5 Av stop. The total trip duration for this route is approximately 24 min. The ride fare is $2.75.

24 min $2.75
Walk to bus stop
Bus - M2M2
Walk to Washington Square Park
Leaves from 5 Av/W 41 St

Step by Step

  • 1
    Walk to bus stop
    Walk to bus stop
    5 Av/W 41 St
    400 yd  •  5 min
  • 2
    Bus - M2
    Wait for bus
    M2
    Limited East Village 8 St Via 5 Av
  • 3
    Ride to bus stop
    Ride to bus stop
    E 8 St/5 Av
    14 min
  • 4
    Walk to Washington Square Park
    Walk to
    Washington Square Park
    Washington Square North
    280 yd  •  4 min
*Duration based on 8am traffic

Questions & Answers

  • What is the fastest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park?

    The fastest way takes 23 minutes, using Bus line M1.

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  • What is the alternative route to get from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park?

    The alternative route takes 24 minutes, using Bus line M2.

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  • Is there a direct bus between Grand Central Terminal and Washington Square Park in Manhattan?

    Yes, there is a direct bus going from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park in Manhattan in 23 min.

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  • Which bus line goes from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park in Manhattan?

    The M1 bus line goes from 5 Av/W 41 St station near Grand Central Terminal to Limited Grand St Via 5 Av/Broadway station near Washington Square Park in Manhattan.

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  • How long does it take to travel from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park in Manhattan by bus?

    The total travel time between Grand Central Terminal and Washington Square Park in Manhattan by bus is about 23 min.

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  • Where do I get on the bus near Grand Central Terminal to get to Washington Square Park in Manhattan?

    Get on the M1 bus from the 5 Av/W 41 St stop near Grand Central Terminal in Manhattan.

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  • Where do I get off the bus when travelling between Grand Central Terminal and Washington Square Park in Manhattan?

    Get off the bus at the Washington Square Park stop, which is closest to Washington Square Park in Manhattan.

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  • When is the first train from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park in Manhattan?

    The first train from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park in Manhattan is Journal Square - 33rd Street. It leaves the 33rd Street station at 11:45 PM.

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  • When is the last train from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park in Manhattan?

    The last train from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park in Manhattan is the Journal Square - 33rd Street line. It leaves the 33rd Street station at 6:35 PM.

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  • When is the first bus from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park in Manhattan?

    The first bus from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park in Manhattan is Washington Heights - East Village. It leaves the 5 Av/W 44 St stop at 11:10 PM.

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  • When is the last bus from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park in Manhattan?

    The last bus from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park in Manhattan is the Harlem - East Village line. It leaves the 5 Av/W 44 St stop at 6:40 PM.

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  • When is the first subway from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park in Manhattan?

    The first subway from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park in Manhattan is Queens Blvd Express/ 6 Av Local. It leaves the 42 St - Bryant Pk [B,D,F,M] station at 12:39 AM.

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  • When is the last subway from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park in Manhattan?

    The last subway from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park in Manhattan is the Lexington Avenue Local line. It leaves the Grand Central - 42 St [4,5,6x,6,7,7x,S] station at 6:37 PM.

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  • How much is the bus fare from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park?

    The ride from Grand Central Terminal to Washington Square Park costs $2.75.

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