If you are coming up by train from NYC (or by bus into New Rochelles bus depot), getting
to the start of the race on time is easy. The start is just 1.5 miles north of the train station
and bus depot. This is also the Amtrak station.
By Train: Take the 7:37 Metro North train out of Grand Central (New Haven line) to New
Rochelle, which will arrive at 8:08. From there you can catch a taxi to the start for about $7.
(Destination: North Avenue and Broadview) Look for other runners to share a cab with, as
we always have a healthy contingent from Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens coming in by
To find the taxi stands at the station: Go up the stairs to the bridge in the middle of the
platform. One taxi stand will be to your left. You can find a second one if you cross the
bridge, go down the stairs and through the station house.
The awards ceremony should start around 11:45. Return trains are at 11:33, 12:33, and
1:33Taxi services to get back to the station:
Union Taxi (914) 576-1600
Red Fox Taxi (914) 636-6006
United Taxi Company (914) 632-6888
Green Team (914) 576-1200
By Bus: Buses use the same depot as the train station, so getting to/from the station/race
is the same. Schedules are too varied to put here, of course, as they depend on where
you are coming from.