There are 5 ways to get from Brooklyn to Fire Island by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from East New York to Jamaica Hempstead / ...
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Islip Montauk

$9 - $13

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Babylon Babylon / ...
  2. Take the bus from No Pick Ups to Islip Town Hall S40

$10 - $13

Line 2 subway, train  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Church Av to 34 St - Penn Station 2
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Babylon Babylon / ...

$14 - $18

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brooklyn to Islip 44.8 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Brooklyn to Islip 44.8 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Brooklyn to Fire Island is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brooklyn to Fire Island is to taxi which costs $200 - $240 and takes 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brooklyn to Fire Island. However, there are services departing from East New York and arriving at Islip via Jamaica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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The distance between Brooklyn and Fire Island is 43 miles. The road distance is 44.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Brooklyn to Fire Island without a car is to train which takes 1 h 55 min and costs $9 - $14.

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It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to get from Brooklyn to Fire Island, including transfers.

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Brooklyn to Fire Island train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from East New York station.

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Brooklyn to Fire Island train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Islip station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brooklyn to Fire Island is 45 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Brooklyn to Fire Island.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Fire Island. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brooklyn to Fire Island.
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  • Distance: 43.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 55 min

What companies run services between Brooklyn, NY, USA and Fire Island, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Brooklyn to Islip via Jamaica in around 1 h 55 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from East New York to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Islip
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Babylon
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Babylon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from No Pick Ups to Islip Town Hall
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Other operators
Taxi from Brooklyn to Islip
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$200 - $240
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net

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