Traveling to Westchester County is easy and enjoyable.Major interstate highways and thoroughfares include I-87 (NYS Thruway), I-95 (New England Thruway), I-287 (Cross-Westchester Expressway) and I-684.
Endless Trail Bikeworx: A short walk from the Dobbs Ferry Metro-North station and offers a train getaway package (web.mta.info/mnr/html/getaways/outbound_westchester.htm). 56 Main Street, Dobbs Ferry, (914) 674-8567, endlesstrailbw.com.
Public transportation is a good travel choice. It helps our environment by reducing air pollution and traffic congestion. It can also be cost-effective. Transit fares are competitive with the out-of-pocket costs of driving, especially if you pay for parking. Public transit options provide easy access and include:
Rail Transit: Metro-North Railroad allows bicycles on most off-peak trains, although a permit is required. (800) METRO-INFO, mta.info.
Many of Westchester County’s attractions and activities are accessible through Metro-North’s Deals & Getaways packages: web.mta.info/mnr/html/outbound.htm
Amtrak rules about bikes on trains vary, so please contact directly. Advance bike reservations are recommended. (800) 872-7245, amtrak.com.
Bus Transit: The County’s Bee-Line bus system is one of the nation’s best, safest and most reliable transit systems. Our shuttles, BxM4C Westchester-Manhattan Express and frequent local buses provide many options. It services the entire county with many stops at or near trailways; however, bicycles are not permitted on the buses. (914) 813-777, beelinebus.com.
Additional bus service is available from surrounding counties into Westchester that permits passengers to carry bicycles.
Rockland County-Tappan Zee Express: (845) 364-3333
Putnam County-Putnam Area Rapid Transit: (845) 878-RIDE
CT Transit-I-Bus: (203) 327-7433