There are 5 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Line 7 subway, train  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 7 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Woodside - 61 St 7 / ...
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Bay Shore Montauk

$11 - $16

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Woodside to Babylon Babylon / ...

$13 - $17

Bus  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St to Melville Eastbound
  2. Take the bus from Farmingdale State College to 3rd Avenue 2B

$24 - $61

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore 45.3 miles

$240 - $290

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore 45.3 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore. However, there are services departing from 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St and arriving at 3rd Avenue via North Service Road and Farmingdale State College. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 7 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Bay Shore is 39 miles. The road distance is 45.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore without a car is to line 7 subway and train which takes 2 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore, including transfers.

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Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore bus services, operated by Hampton Luxury Liner, depart from 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St station.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore is to train which takes 2 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 7 min.

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Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore bus services, operated by Suffolk County Transit, arrive at 3rd Avenue station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore is 45 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore.

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There are 54+ hotels available in Bay Shore. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore.
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  • Distance: 38.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 19 min

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and Bay Shore, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore via 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St, Melville, North Service Road, and Farmingdale State College in around 3 h 7 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Bay Shore
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Babylon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St to Melville
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 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 Farmingdale State College to 3rd Avenue
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Other operators
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$240 - $290
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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