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There are 4 ways to get from Brooklyn to Stony Brook University by train, bus, subway or car

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Train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Stony Brook Port Jefferson

$11 - $16

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Central Islip Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the bus from Central Islip LIRR to SUNY Stony Brook Student Union 3D

$11 - $15

Line 2 subway, train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Church Av to 34 St - Penn Station 2
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Huntington
  3. Take the train from Huntington to Stony Brook

$15 - $21

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Brooklyn to Stony Brook University 58.7 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Brooklyn to Stony Brook University is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brooklyn to Stony Brook University is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brooklyn to Stony Brook University. However, there are services departing from East New York and arriving at Stony Brook via Jamaica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

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The distance between Brooklyn and Stony Brook University is 47 miles. The road distance is 58.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Brooklyn to Stony Brook University without a car is to train which takes 2 h 38 min and costs $11 - $17.

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It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from Brooklyn to Stony Brook University, including transfers.

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Brooklyn to Stony Brook University train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Jamaica station.

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Brooklyn to Stony Brook University train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Stony Brook station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brooklyn to Stony Brook University is 59 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to drive from Brooklyn to Stony Brook University.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Stony Brook University. Prices start at $107 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brooklyn to Stony Brook University.
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  • Distance: 47.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 38 min

What companies run services between Brooklyn, NY, USA and Stony Brook University, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Brooklyn to Stony Brook University every 4 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Stony Brook
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
LIRR
Train from Jamaica to Central Islip
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
LIRR
Train from Penn Station to Huntington
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
LIRR
Train from Huntington to Stony Brook
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Central Islip LIRR to SUNY Stony Brook Student Union
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org

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