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There are 5 ways to get from Amityville to Far Rockaway by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  1h 14m

  1. Take the train from Amityville to Lynbrook Babylon
  2. Take the bus from Broadway + Merrick Rd Five Corners to Central Ave + Mott Ave n32 / ...

$6

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Train  •  1h 48m

  1. Take the train from Amityville to Jamaica Babylon
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Far Rockaway Far Rockaway

$3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Amityville Railroad Station to Hempstead Transit Center n55 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hempstead Transit Center to Central Ave + Mott Ave n32 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Amityville to Far Rockaway 19.8 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Amityville to Far Rockaway 19.8 miles

$1 - $3

Amityville to Far Rockaway by train

The train journey time between Amityville and Far Rockaway is around 1h 46m and covers a distance of around 33 miles. The fastest train normally takes 1h 12m. Services are operated by MTA. Typically 185 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 46m
Fastest train time:
1h 12m
Trains per week:
185
Cheapest price:
$3
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:04
Last train departs at:
23:37

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Amityville to Far Rockaway train schedules

Amityville → Far Rockaway
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  • Face masks are recommended
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  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Far Rockaway is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Far Rockaway is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Far Rockaway is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Amityville to Far Rockaway is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amityville to Far Rockaway is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amityville station to Far Rockaway. However, there are services departing from Amityville Railroad Station and arriving at Central Ave + Mott Ave via Hempstead Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 59m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amityville to Far Rockaway. However, there are services departing from Amityville and arriving at Far Rockaway via Jamaica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 48m.

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It is 19 miles from Amityville to Far Rockaway. It is approximately 19.8 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Amityville to Far Rockaway without a car is to train and bus which takes 1h 14m and costs $6.

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It takes approximately 1h 14m to get from Amityville to Far Rockaway, including transfers.

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Amityville to Far Rockaway bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, depart from Amityville Railroad Station.

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Amityville to Far Rockaway train services, operated by MTA, depart from Amityville station.

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The best way to get from Amityville to Far Rockaway is to train which takes 1h 48m and costs $3. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $6 and takes 1h 59m.

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Map of how to get from Amityville to Far Rockaway.
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  • Distance: 18.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 14m

What companies run services between Amityville, NY, USA and Far Rockaway, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Amityville to Far Rockaway via Jamaica in around 1h 48m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amityville to Far Rockaway via Hempstead Transit Center in around 1h 59m.

Train operators
MTA

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Website
mta.info
Train from Amityville to Lynbrook
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Train from Amityville to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Far Rockaway
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Broadway + Merrick Rd Five Corners to Central Ave + Mott Ave
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Amityville Railroad Station to Hempstead Transit Center
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Hempstead Transit Center to Central Ave + Mott Ave
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Amityville to Far Rockaway
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Seaford Taxi and Airport Service
Phone
+1 516 236-5735
Website
seafordtaxis.com
Bethpage Taxi
Phone
+1 516-652-2353
Website
bethpagetaxi.li

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Amityville to Far Rockaway bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, arrive at Central Ave + Mott Ave station.

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Amityville to Far Rockaway train services, operated by MTA, arrive at Far Rockaway station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amityville to Far Rockaway is 20 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Amityville to Far Rockaway.

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There are 450+ hotels available in Far Rockaway. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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