Grand Central–42nd Street station

Coordinates: 40°45′08″N 73°58′39″W / 40.75222°N 73.97750°W / 40.75222; -73.97750
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 Grand Central–42 Street
 "4" train"5" train"6" train"6" express train"7" train"7" express train​​42nd Street Shuttle
New York City Subway station complex
Newer entrance to Grand Central–42nd Street at Lexington Avenue
Station statistics
AddressEast 42nd Street & Park Avenue
New York, NY 10017
LocaleMidtown Manhattan
Coordinates40°45′08″N 73°58′39″W / 40.75222°N 73.97750°W / 40.75222; -73.97750
DivisionA (IRT)
LineIRT 42nd Street Shuttle
   IRT Flushing Line
   IRT Lexington Avenue Line
Services   4 all times (all times)
   5 all times except late nights (all times except late nights)
   6 all times (all times) <6> weekdays until 8:45 p.m., peak direction (weekdays until 8:45 p.m., peak direction)​
   7 all times (all times) <7> rush hours until 9:30 p.m., peak direction (rush hours until 9:30 p.m., peak direction)​​
   S all except late nights (all except late nights)
Transit connectionsBus transport NYCT Bus: M1, M2, M3, M4, M42, M101, M102, M103, Q32, X27, X28, X37, X38, X63, X64, X68, SIM4C, SIM6, SIM8, SIM8X, SIM11, SIM22, SIM25, SIM26, SIM30, SIM31, SIM33C
Bus transport MTA Bus: BxM1, BxM3, BxM4, BxM6, BxM7, BxM8, BxM9, BxM10, BxM18, BM1, BM2, BM3, BM4, BM5, QM21, QM31, QM32, QM34, QM35, QM36, QM40, QM42, QM44
Bus transport Academy Bus: SIM23, SIM24
Railway transportation Metro-North Railroad: Harlem, Hudson, and New Haven Lines (at Grand Central Terminal)
Other information
OpenedJune 22, 1915; 108 years ago (1915-06-22)[1]
Station code610[2]
AccessibleThis station is partially compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 Partially ADA-accessible (all lines except 42nd Street Shuttle; shuttle is accessible at Grand Central but not at its only other station at Times Square)
Former/other names42nd Street–Grand Central
Passengers (2019)45,745,700[3]Increase 1.2%
Rank2 out of 424[3]

Grand Central – 42nd Street, signed as 42nd Street Grand Central is a major subway station on the IRT Lexington Avenue Line, IRT Flushing Line and 42nd Street shuttle of the New York City Subway, located at the intersection of Lexington Avenue, Madison Avenue and 42nd Street in Midtown Manhattan, it is served by the 4, 5, 6, 7 and Shuttle trains and the connection is available to Metro-North.

After this station on the Lexington Avenue Line, the next stations will be 33rd Street and 51st Street.

After this station on the Flushing Line, the next stations will be Vernon Blvd Jackson Avenue and 5th Avenue Bryant Park.

There is Grand Central Terminal for Metro-North.

References[change | change source]

  1. New York Times, Steinway Tunnel Will Open Today, June 22, 1915, page 10
  2. "Station Developers' Information". Metropolitan Transportation Authority. Retrieved June 13, 2017.
  3. "Facts and Figures: Annual Subway Ridership 2014–2019". Metropolitan Transportation Authority. 2020. Retrieved May 26, 2020.