There are 4 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Montauk by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Montauk Montauk

$24 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus Hampton Jitney Inc.  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from 40th & Lex to Montauk Montauk-Eastbound / ...

$28 - $45

Bus Hampton Luxury Liner  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from 47th St- Lexington btwn 46th & 47th St to Montauk- 34 S. Euclid Avenue Ambassador-To Hamptons

$40

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Montauk 116.1 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Montauk is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Montauk is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 18 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Montauk is 108 miles. The road distance is 116.1 miles.

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The train from Penn Station to Montauk takes 2 h 42 min including transfers and departs three times a week.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 40th & Lex and arriving at Montauk. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Penn Station station and arriving at Montauk. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 42 min.

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

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Grand Central Terminal to Montauk 3 times a week. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 42 min. Alternatively, Hampton Jitney Inc. operates a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Montauk hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $34 and the journey takes 3 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Montauk
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Hampton Luxury Liner
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St to Montauk- 34 S. Euclid Avenue
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 47th St- Lexington btwn 46th & 47th St to Montauk- 34 S. Euclid Avenue
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Hampton Ambassador
Phone
631.283.4676
Website
hamptonambassador.com
Bus from 40th & Lex (btn Lex & 3rd ave) to Montauk
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
hamptonambassador.com
Book at
hamptonambassador.com

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