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

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Train  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from East New York to Jamaica Hempstead / ...
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Wantagh Babylon

$6 - $9

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Line 2 subway, train  •  1 h 54 min

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

$10 - $14

Bus  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Av H/Flatbush Av to Newport Av/Beach 116 St Q35
  2. Take the bus from Rockaway Beach Bl/B 115 St to Beach 21 St Terminal/Beach 21 St Q22
  3. Take the bus from Central Ave + Mott Ave to Hempstead Transit Center n32 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Hempstead Transit Center to Jerusalem Ave + Daffodil Ln n54 / ...

$11 - $20

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brooklyn to Wantagh 27.9 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Brooklyn to Wantagh 27.9 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Brooklyn to Wantagh. However, there are services departing from Av H/Flatbush Av and arriving at Jerusalem Ave + Daffodil Ln via Rockaway Beach Bl/B 115 St, Central Ave + Mott Ave and Hempstead Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brooklyn to Wantagh. However, there are services departing from East New York and arriving at Wantagh via Jamaica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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The distance between Brooklyn and Wantagh is 23 miles. The road distance is 27.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Brooklyn to Wantagh without a car is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Brooklyn to Wantagh, including transfers.

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Brooklyn to Wantagh bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Av H/Flatbush Av station.

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

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The best way to get from Brooklyn to Wantagh is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 56 min.

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Brooklyn to Wantagh bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, arrive at Jerusalem Ave + Daffodil Ln station.

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

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Map of how to get from Brooklyn to Wantagh.
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  • Distance: 23.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

What companies run services between Brooklyn, NY, USA and Wantagh, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Brooklyn to Wantagh via Jamaica in around 1 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brooklyn to Wantagh via Newport Av/Beach 116 St, Rockaway Beach Bl/B 115 St, Beach 21 St Terminal/Beach 21 St, Central Ave + Mott Ave, and Hempstead Transit Center in around 2 h 56 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 Wantagh
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Wantagh
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Av H/Flatbush Av to Newport Av/Beach 116 St
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Rockaway Beach Bl/B 115 St to Beach 21 St Terminal/Beach 21 St
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Central Ave + Mott Ave to Hempstead Transit Center
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Hempstead Transit Center to Jerusalem Ave + Daffodil Ln
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Brooklyn to Wantagh
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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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Yes, the driving distance between Brooklyn to Wantagh is 28 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Brooklyn to Wantagh.

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