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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Babylon Babylon / ...

$9 - $13

4 alternative options

Line 7 subway, train  •  2 h 17 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

Line 3506 bus, bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 3506 bus from New York, Ny to Hempstead, Ny 3506 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hempstead Transit Center to Babylon LIRR Station n72 / ...

$12 - $36

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore 45.9 miles

$240 - $290

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore 45.9 miles

$4 - $7

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 $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore via New York, Ny, Hempstead, Ny, Hempstead Transit Center, Babylon LIRR Station, and Babylon LIRR in around 3 h 32 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Babylon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Bay Shore
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Hempstead, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
Nassau Inter-County Express
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Hempstead Transit Center to Babylon LIRR Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Hempstead, NY to Babylon, NY
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Other operators
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$240 - $290
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore?

The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Bay Shore is 62 km. The road distance is 73 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore?

The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 51 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore?

The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore is to taxi which takes 51 min and costs $240 - $290.

Is there a direct bus between Grand Central Terminal and Bay Shore?

No, there is no direct bus from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Bay Shore Avenue via Hempstead Transit Center and Babylon LIRR. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 32 min.

How long does it take to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore?

It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bay Shore, including transfers.