There are 4 ways to get from Brooklyn to Long Island University by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 41 min

$8 - $11

3 alternative options

Line 2 subway, train, bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. 2

$11 - $14

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. 25.8 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  34 min

  1. 25.8 miles

$2 - $4

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

There is no direct connection from Brooklyn to Long Island University. However, you can take the train to Jamaica, take the train to Hicksville, take the walk to Hicksville LIRR Station, take the bus to LIU Post, then take the walk to Long Island University. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Brooklyn to Long Island University via 34 St - Penn Station, Penn Station, Great Neck, Great Neck LIRR Sta @ south side, and LIU Post in around 2 h 27 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from East New York to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Hicksville
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Great Neck
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Nassau Inter-County Express
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Hicksville LIRR Station to LIU Post
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Great Neck LIRR Sta @ south side to LIU Post
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Brooklyn to Long Island University
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brooklyn and Long Island University is 35 km. The road distance is 41 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brooklyn to Long Island University is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Brooklyn to Long Island University is to taxi which takes 34 min and costs $110 - $140.

It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Brooklyn to Long Island University, including transfers.