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Location and Transportation

Flanking the eastern bank of the winding Hudson River, a short 25-mile drive to New York City, Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown are strategically located near major roadways, railways and airports. All of these transportation outlets come together to offer stress-free travel in, out and around these charming Hudson River Valley communities.

I-87/I-287, the New York State Thruway, crosses the river from the west bank, meeting Tarrytown at the Tappan Zee Bridge on the river’s eastern side. U.S. Route 9 travels north-south along the bank, through both Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown, while the Sprain Brook Parkway traverses the area’s eastern border. New York State Routes 448 and 117, along with a host of further well-maintained thoroughfares, make local travel quick and efficient.

Local commuters utilize the area’s high quality public transit services. Westchester County operates the Bee-Line, a public bus service with several routes connecting Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown to various destinations throughout the county and New York City. The Bee-Line also provides curb-to-curb paratransit service for disabled and elderly riders.

New York City is easily reachable via MTA’s Metro-North Railroad-Hudson line, which travels through both Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow. Express service from Tarrytown places riders at Grand Central Station in as little as 35 minutes, while regular service from Sleepy Hollow is less than one hour. Amtrak commuter rail also offers several routes for travelers in the area, with stations located in Croton-on-Hudson to the north and Yonkers and New Rochelle to the south and southeast.

The closest airport to Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown is Westchester County Airport (HPN). Approximately 25 minutes to the east, HPN is home to an active business aviation community and is served by seven major airlines offering regular service to Atlanta, Orlando, Ft. Lauderdale, Chicago, Cincinnati, Detroit, Washington, D.C., Charlotte, Philadelphia and other destinations. Additionally, Stewart International Airport, John F. Kennedy International Airport, LaGuardia Airport and Newark Liberty International Airport (New Jersey) are all within reach of Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown.

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