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There are 4 ways to get from Forest Hills to Jones Beach State Park by train, taxi, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Forest Hills to Merrick Babylon
  2. Take a taxi from Merrick to Jones Beach State Park

$45 - $62

Cheapest option

Bus, taxi  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd to Henry St + Merrick Rd n4
  2. Take a taxi from Henry St + Merrick Rd to Jones Beach State Park

$38 - $53

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Forest Hills to Jones Beach State Park 27.9 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Forest Hills to Jones Beach State Park 27.9 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Forest Hills to Jones Beach State Park is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Forest Hills to Jones Beach State Park is to taxi which costs $140 - $180 and takes 30 min.

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The distance between Forest Hills and Jones Beach State Park is 20 miles. The road distance is 27.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Forest Hills to Jones Beach State Park without a car is to train and taxi which takes 42 min and costs $45 - $65.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Forest Hills to Jones Beach State Park, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Forest Hills to Jones Beach State Park is 28 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Forest Hills to Jones Beach State Park.

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There are 52+ hotels available in Jones Beach State Park. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Forest Hills to Jones Beach State Park.
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  • Distance: 19.5 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Forest Hills, NY, USA and Jones Beach State Park, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Forest Hills to Jones Beach State Park. However, you can take the train to Merrick then take the taxi to Jones Beach State Park. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Henry St + Merrick Rd then take the taxi to Jones Beach State Park.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Forest Hills to Merrick
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd to Henry St + Merrick Rd
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Merrick to Jones Beach State Park
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Seaford Taxi and Airport Service
Phone
+1 516 236-5735
Website
seafordtaxis.com

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