There are 3 ways to get from Chatham to Long Island by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Chatham to New York Penn Station Morris & Essex Line
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma Ronkonkoma

$19 - $28

2 alternative options

Line 70 bus, line 114 bus, bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 70 bus from River Rd At Greenfield Ave to Morris Ave At Mountain Ave 70
  2. Take the line 114 bus from Mountain Ave At Morris Ave to Port Authority Bus Terminal 114
  3. Take the bus from 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St to Airport Connection - EB
  4. Take the bus from Expressway Drive North to Williams Boulevard S57

$28 - $74

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Chatham to Centereach 78.2 miles

$7 - $12

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The distance between Chatham and Long Island is 70 miles. The road distance is 78.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Chatham to Long Island without a car is to train which takes 3 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Chatham to Long Island, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chatham to Long Island is to train which takes 3 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 70 bus and line 114 bus and bus, which costs and takes 4 h 58 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chatham to Long Island is 78 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to drive from Chatham to Long Island.

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Map of how to get from Chatham to Long Island.
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  • Distance: 69.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 37 min

What companies run services between Chatham, NJ, USA and Long Island, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Chatham to Centereach via New York Penn Station, Penn Station, Ronkonkoma, and Ronkonkoma LIRR in around 3 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chatham to Centereach via Morris Ave At Mountain Ave, Mountain Ave At Morris Ave, Port Authority Bus Terminal, Times Sq - 42 St, Grand Central - 42 St, 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St, Airport Connection - EB, and Expressway Drive North in around 4 h 58 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from River Rd At Greenfield Ave to Morris Ave At Mountain Ave
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Mountain Ave At Morris Ave to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St to Airport Connection - EB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Expressway Drive North to Williams Boulevard
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org

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