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There are 5 ways to get from Fire Island to Rockville Centre by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 7m

  1. Take the train from Islip to Babylon Montauk
  2. Take the train from Babylon to Rockville Centre Babylon

$6 - $10

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Bus, train  •  1h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Islip Town Hall to Babylon LIRR S40
  2. Take the train from Babylon to Rockville Centre Babylon

$7 - $10

Bus  •  2h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Islip Town Hall to Babylon LIRR S40
  2. Take the bus from Babylon LIRR Station to Hempstead Transit Center n72
  3. Take the bus from Hempstead Transit Center to Rockville Centre LIRR n15

$8

Taxi  •  30m

  1. Take a taxi from Islip to Rockville Centre 26.8 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  30m

  1. Drive from Islip to Rockville Centre 26.8 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Fire Island to Rockville Centre is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Fire Island to Rockville Centre is to taxi which costs $140 - $170 and takes 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fire Island to Rockville Centre. However, there are services departing from Islip Town Hall and arriving at Rockville Centre LIRR via Babylon LIRR Station and Hempstead Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 42m.

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No, there is no direct train from Fire Island to Rockville Centre. However, there are services departing from Islip and arriving at Rockville Centre via Babylon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 7m.

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The distance between Fire Island and Rockville Centre is 27 miles. The road distance is 26.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Fire Island to Rockville Centre without a car is to train which takes 1h 7m and costs $6 - $10.

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It takes approximately 1h 7m to get from Fire Island to Rockville Centre, including transfers.

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Fire Island to Rockville Centre bus services, operated by Suffolk County Transit, depart from Islip Town Hall station.

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Fire Island to Rockville Centre train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Islip station.

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The best way to get from Fire Island to Rockville Centre is to train which takes 1h 7m and costs $6 - $10. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $8 and takes 2h 42m.

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Map of how to get from Fire Island to Rockville Centre.
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  • Distance: 27.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 7m

What companies run services between Fire Island, NY, USA and Rockville Centre, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Islip to Rockville Centre via Babylon in around 1h 7m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Islip to Rockville Centre via Babylon LIRR, Babylon LIRR Station, and Hempstead Transit Center in around 2h 42m.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Islip to Babylon
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
LIRR
Train from Babylon to Rockville Centre
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Islip Town Hall to Babylon LIRR
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Babylon LIRR Station to Hempstead Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Hempstead Transit Center to Rockville Centre LIRR
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Islip to Rockville Centre
Ave. Duration
30m
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Lindy's Taxi
Phone
+1 631-234-1300
Website
lindystaxi.com
Tejedor Taxi
Phone
+1 631-830-7012
Website
tejedortaxi.com
Ted's Taxi
Phone
+1 631-324-2003
LI Yellow Cab Corp
Phone
+1 516-931-1111

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Fire Island to Rockville Centre bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, arrive at Rockville Centre LIRR station.

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Fire Island to Rockville Centre train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Rockville Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fire Island to Rockville Centre is 27 miles. It takes approximately 30m to drive from Fire Island to Rockville Centre.

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There are 218+ hotels available in Rockville Centre. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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