There are 3 ways to get from Brooklyn to Stony Brook University by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 51 min

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

$10 - $16

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 22 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

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Brooklyn to Stony Brook University 58.7 miles

$5 - $9

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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 and Huntington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 51 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 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 51 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 30+ hotels available in Stony Brook University. Prices start at $110 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 51 min

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

You can take a train from Brooklyn to Stony Brook University via Jamaica, Huntington, and Stony Brook in around 2 h 51 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Huntington
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Huntington to Stony Brook
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Central Islip
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
mta.info
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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