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Grand Central Terminal

Grand Central Terminal

Located in the heart of midtown Manhattan, on 42nd Street and Park Avenue, Grand Central Terminal is America's most historic train terminal and one of the busiest and most beautiful train stations in the world.

Grand Central Station is an exciting tourist and travel destination. This Beaux Arts terminal is not just a central transportation hub. Grand Central Terminal is a sight to see, with its majestic vaulted sky ceiling, grand staircase, a series of Roman-inspired ramps and 60-ft. arched windows.

Grand Central Terminal

Over 750,000 people pass through Grand Central Terminal daily, whether to rush to one of the 500 departures of the three commuter lines or to shop or dine in some of the citys favorite shops and restaurants

Grand Central Terminal is the main terminal for Metro-North Railroad trains, serving the Hudson, New Haven and Harlem lines.

From Grand Central you can travel by train to
the Bronx Zoo
the New York Botanical Garden
Franklin D. Roosevelt's Hyde Park estate

Things to do at Grand Central Terminal
At Grand Central, you can take a free tour of the terminal at 12:30 PM every Monday and Friday, Shop at some of the 50 specialty stores and dine in one of five fine restaurants or 18 casual eateries.

General Information

Grand Central TerminalGrand Central Terminal
87 East 42nd Street
New York, NY 10017
(between Lexington and Park Ave.)
Official Website :
Phone:(212) 340-2345

Metro-North Railroad Customer Service
(212) 532-4900

Metro North/Grand Central Lost and Found
(212) 532-4900

Metro North Railroad Travel Information

MTA Police
(212) 878-1000

Grand Central Terminal Hours of Operation:
Grand Central Terminal is open to the public from 5:30 AM - 2:00 AM. daily.
Grand Central's shops, restaurants and Market are open seven days a week. Hours vary:

Getting to Grand Central Terminal

By Train - MTA Metro-North Railroad

By Subway - 4, 5, 6 at 42nd St./GrandCentral Terminal
By Bus - M1, M2, M3, M4, M5, M42, M98, M101, M102, M104, Q32

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